Since its beginning in 1902, Cedars-Sinai has evolved to meet the healthcare needs of one of the most diverse regions in the nation, continually setting new standards for quality and innovation in patient care, research, teaching and community service.
- Cedars-Sinai was ranked #8 on the Honor Roll of Best Hospitals in U.S News & World Report’s “Best Hospitals 2018-19”. There were 12 specialties for which Cedars-Sinai was ranked nationally: Cancer (#41); Cardiology and Heart Surgery (#3); Diabetes and Endocrinology (#15); Ear, Nose and Throat (#35); Gastroenterology and GI Surgery (#3); Geriatrics (#20); Gynecology (#23); Nephrology (#12); Neurology and Neurosurgery (#16); Orthopedics (#9); Pulmonology (#14); and Urology (#13).
- Cedars-Sinai has been voted "most preferred for all healthcare needs" by Los Angeles residents for 21 years according to the National Research Corporation Healthcare Market Guide survey. In 2016-2017, Cedars-Sinai was the only Medical Center in the Los Angeles area to win the Consumer Choice Award for providing the highest-quality medical care.
- Cedars-Sinai received its fifth consecutive Magnet® designation for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) in 2018, becoming the hospital with the longest-running Magnet designation in California and one of only nine hospitals worldwide to receive this designation five times.
- Cedars-Sinai has received a 5-star rating in the recently released hospital rating by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
Cedars-Sinai is a leader in the clinical care and research of heart disease, cancer and brain disorders, among other areas. Pioneering research achievements include using cardiac stem cells to repair damaged hearts, developing minimally invasive surgical techniques and discovering new types of drugs to target cancer more precisely.
Cedars-Sinai also impacts the future of healthcare through education programs that encompass everything from highly competitive medical residency and fellowship programs to a biomedical science and translational medicine PhD program, advanced training for nurses and educational opportunities for allied health professionals. Most notably, Cedars-Sinai demonstrates a longstanding commitment to strengthening the Los Angeles community through wide-ranging programs that improve the health of its most vulnerable residents.