Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach has been named "Top Performer on Key Quality Measures" for children’s asthma by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. Miller Children’s is one of three hospitals in California earning the distinction of Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, by The Joint Commission, for attaining and sustaining excellence in accountability measure performance in children’s asthma. The ratings are based on an aggregation of accountability measure data reported to The Joint Commission during the 2012 calendar year.
Together, Long Beach Memorial, Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach and Community Hospital Long Beach diagnose, treat and provide diabetes education to hundreds of patients every year. As a way of raising awareness, and supporting its patients and everyone affected by diabetes in Long Beach, the three hospitals joined forces and hosted two celebrations for World Diabetes Day. Each year on Nov. 14, World Diabetes Day celebrations engage millions of people around the globe.