Good Samaritan Hospital (Los Angeles)

Good Samaritan Hospital is a hospital in Los Angeles, California. The hospital has 408 beds.[1]

Good Samaritan Hospital
Geography
Location 1225 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles 90017, California, United States
Coordinates 34°3′16″N 118°15′55″W / 34.05444°N 118.26528°WCoordinates: 34°3′16″N 118°15′55″W / 34.05444°N 118.26528°W
Organization
Care system Private, Not-for-profit
Hospital type Teaching
Affiliated university Keck School of Medicine of USC
Services
Beds 408
History
Founded 1885
Links
Website http://www.goodsam.org
Lists Hospitals in California

History

Good Samaritan Hospital was founded in section 1885, although the current hospital was built in 1976.[2][3] The hospital was historically affiliated with the Episcopal Church, but currently pastoral care services are available for all religions and denominations.

Actress Jean Harlow died of kidney disease at this hospital at age 26 at 11:37 AM on June 7, 1937.

Presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy died at this hospital early in the morning of June 6, 1968.

On July 28, 2011, Becker's Hospital Review listed Good Samaritan Hospital under 60 Hospitals With Great Orthopedic Programs. [4]

See also

References

  1. ^ "About Good Samaritan Hospital". Retrieved 2007-05-01.
  2. ^ Cite error: The named reference Elijah was invoked but never defined (see the help page).
  3. ^ "Facts about Good Samaritan Hospital". Retrieved 2007-05-01.
  4. ^ Becker's Hospital Review

External links


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