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Kaiser Permanente Downey Medical Center

9333 Imperial Hwy Downey, CA

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Hospital Bio

Kaiser Foundation Hospital - Downey Medical Center is offering a comprehensive employee benefits to full-time/part-time employees. Benefits we provide may vary based on the region, position, scheduled hours, and representation by collective bargaining or employee groups. Our benefits package includes generous vacation, holiday and sick leave, medical care, vision, mental health and dental care, life insurance coverage, employee assistance programs and several others. We also believe in recognizing stellar performance and sponsor a variety of programs designed to reward our talented, dedicated, caring and committed staff.

Hospital Info

Facility Type: Acute Care Hospitals

Ownership: Voluntary non-profit - Other

Military Hospital: No

Awards/Certifications: 2014-2015 Patient Safety Excellence Award, 2015-2016 America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award, 2015-2016 General Surgery Excellence Award, 2016 Joint Replacement Excellence Award, 2016 Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award, 2014 Prostate Surgery Excellence Award, 2013 Outstanding Patient Experience Award

Teaching Hospital: No

Number of beds: 352

ICU beds: 87

Services At This Hospital

  • Advice Nurse
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Emergency Department
  • Genetics
  • HearUSA/HEARx West Hearing Care Center/Bellflower
  • HearUSA/HEARx West Hearing Care Centers/Whittier
  • Laboratory (Inpatient only)
  • Long-term Care
  • Medical Social Work Department
  • Pediatrics
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Pharmacy - 24 HR Discharge
  • Poison Control
  • Urgent Care - Adults
  • Urgent Care - Pediatrics
4.0 review

Ambulatory Care

great

PROS:

great, fun, home, wow, buzz why do i need to write so much. This is honestly really annoying. Can I please stop writing now? Thank you.

CONS:

none

Intensive Care (Critical Care, CCU, ICU)

ICU RN

PROS:

Made decent money, clean facility, large amount of travelers, Hospital in nice location, weather was nice, quite on units, patients and families were nice

CONS:

Staff nurses were mean, not a traveler friendly facility, floated alot midshift, most nurses did not renew, travelers got all admissions and irate patients

Postpartum (Perinatal)

staff RN postpartum

PROS:

-great staff, good pay, near attractions, good climate, good midnight potlucks! I liked the people there-many people from other places

CONS:

None

Emergency Room (ER)

Three Stars

PROS:

They keep to the nurse patient ratio but it very busy You get lunch and breaks

CONS:

None

Case Management (CM)

Five Stars

PROS:

Good retirement benefits. Friendly staff

CONS:

None

Medical-Surgical (MS, Med-Surg)

Four Stars

PROS:

Get ready for the ride

CONS:

None

Telemetry

Five Stars

PROS:

N/a

CONS:

None

Pediatric

Four Stars

PROS:

This is a great place to work.

CONS:

None

Ambulatory Care

Three Stars

PROS:

Na

CONS:

None

Labor & Delivery (L&D)

Three Stars

PROS:

Go away

CONS:

None