Your Hospital Stay

The following information has been prepared to introduce your rights and responsibilities as a patient, the critical role of safety during your stay, and the many services available at Torrance Memorial Medical Center. We believe the most effective patient care begins when you establish partnerships with your hospital physician, your primary nurse and other members of your health care team.

We encourage you to be informed about your treatment and to participate in your care. Our staff welcomes your questions and will explain any aspect of your care that you do not understand.

How to Prepare & What to Bring

Be confident in what you need to bring for your hospital stay and help the admissions process to proceed quickly and smoothly.

Learn How to Prepare

Prepare for Surgery

If you are having an inpatient or outpatient surgical procedure, we have developed helpful resources for you to prepare for your hospital stay and going home following your stay. We also have a downloadable surgical guide!

Learn About Surgery

Day of Admission

Learn more about parking, check-in and registration.

Learn About Admission

During Your Stay

Your comfort is our top priority and we offer many services and amenities to help provide you with a relaxed environment.

Learn About Your Hospital Stay

Patient Meals & Room Service

At Torrance Memorial, patients have access to high-quality meals that aid in their healing process.

Learn About Patient Meals & Room Service

Patient Safety

We are committed to your safety and encourage you to be an active member of your health care team.

Learn About Patient Safety

Going Home & Follow-Up Care

Everything you need to know about discharge planning and follow up care.

Prepare for Discharge & Home Care

Schedule an Appointment

Scheduling: 310-517-4738

Pre-Registration: 310-517-4754

Pre-Testing: 310-784-4887

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