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Adventist Health Glendale Voted Best Hospital

Awards & Recognition GLENDALE, CA – Adventist Health Glendale was voted Best Hospital by the Glendale News-Press Readers’ Choice Survey for 2018. This is the fifth consecutive year the hospital has earned this award. The Glendale News-Press, a Los Angeles Times publication, holds this survey for readers and City of Glendale residents to vote for the best organization or service in their community. 

“To be voted as the Best Hospital by our city is a true honor,” said Alice Issai, president of Adventist Health Glendale. “It’s a testament of our physicians, nurses and associates delivering on our mission of Living God’s love by inspiring health, wholeness and hope. We look forward to continuing to serve our community with the best healthcare in Glendale.” 

In addition to Best Hospital, select Adventist Health Glendale physicians were voted Glendale’s Best Doctors by specialty. Congratulations to Boris Bagdasarian, DO, hematology/oncology, Cancer Committee Chairman; Edmund Lew, MD, family medicine, Adventist Health Home Care Services Medical Director and Physician Hero 2016; and Philip Shupe, DPM, AHGL Orthopedic Institute. In addition, Cynthia Bitz, RN, Medical/ Surgical was named the Best Nurse from all three Glendale area hospitals.

Adventist Health Glendale is part of Adventist Health, a faith-based, nonprofit integrated health system serving more than 80 communities on the West Coast and Hawaii. Founded on Seventh-day Adventist heritage and values, Adventist Health provides care in hospitals, clinics, home care agencies, hospice agencies and joint-venture retirement centers in both rural and urban communities. Our compassionate and talented team of 35,000 includes associates, medical staff physicians, allied health professionals and volunteers driven in pursuit of one mission: living God's love by inspiring health, wholeness and hope. Together, we are transforming the American healthcare experience with an innovative, yet timeless, whole-person focus on physical, mental, spiritual and social healing.