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9 Reasons Why You Should Visit Torrance, California Instead of Los Angeles

If you’re planning a trip to Southern California, there’s no doubt that Los Angeles will be on your radar. While LA is often a go-to destination, I suggest a different option: Torrance, California. Just a few miles south of Los Angeles, Torrance has a more laid-back vibe than the City of Angels, with a unique mix of beaches, parks, shopping, and dining.My husband and I visited Torrance with two other t...

If you’re planning a trip to Southern California, there’s no doubt that Los Angeles will be on your radar. While LA is often a go-to destination, I suggest a different option: Torrance, California. Just a few miles south of Los Angeles, Torrance has a more laid-back vibe than the City of Angels, with a unique mix of beaches, parks, shopping, and dining.

My husband and I visited Torrance with two other travel writers for three days in October. While we were very near LA, Torrance had a small-town feel and is an underrated gem with plenty to offer travelers.

If you prefer a small-town atmosphere to a big, busy city, Torrance is the perfect California destination. Here are a few reasons why Torrance is an ideal choice for your next California vacation.

DiscoverTorrance hosted our visit. All opinions are my own.

1. There Are Fewer Crowds

Los Angeles can feel overwhelming with its constant traffic and crowded streets. In contrast, Torrance is a much more peaceful and relaxed destination. You’ll find fewer crowds and quieter streets, allowing you to unwind and enjoy your vacation. The beaches in Torrance are also less crowded than those surrounding LA, allowing you to soak up the sun in a more tranquil setting.

2. It’s More Affordable

Los Angeles is notorious for having a high cost of living, which also extends to tourist activities. Everything from hotels to restaurants to attractions tends to be more expensive in LA.

Torrance offers a range of affordable accommodations, plus plenty of free or low-cost things to do. From the Torrance Certified Farmers Market to the Madrona Marsh Preserve, there are many activities to do here that won’t break the bank.

3. It’s Conveniently Located

One of the best things about Torrance is its proximity to other popular Southern California destinations. From here, you can easily access the beaches of Orange County, the theme parks of Anaheim, and the museums of Los Angeles.

In addition, Torrance has a metro stop that takes you directly to downtown LA for just a few dollars. You can also take a short drive to the stunning Palos Verdes Peninsula, which offers spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean.

Torrance is 23 minutes away from SoFi Stadium, which hosted the 2022 Super Bowl and will be the future host of the 2026 FIFA World Cup and the 2028 Olympics.

4. Torrance Has an Interesting History

Torrance has a rich cultural and historical legacy you can explore during your stay. Torrance was once part of the Spanish land grant of Rancho San Pedro and was named after its founder, Jared Sidney Torrance.

You can visit the Torrance History Museum for a glimpse of the city’s historical structures, artifacts, and photographs. Learning about Olympic long-distance runner Louis Zamperini, a World War II hero, was fascinating. He was a prisoner of war for two years. During his captivity, he was tortured and abused but lived to tell the story and become a Christian Evangelist.

Additionally, the city celebrates the Cherry Blossom Festival every year, showcasing the town’s Japanese heritage.

5. There’s a Foodie Scene

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Torrance has an impressively eclectic and diverse culinary scene that rivals LA’s best options. With over 400 eateries that include a diverse range of cuisines and plenty of craft breweries, you can feast on everything from sushi to tacos to farm-to-table fare to international cuisines.

Torrance is dubbed “The Ramen Capital of Southern California,” and there is an official Ramen Map created by Discover Torrance to help you locate all the ramen restaurants.

During our visit, we delighted in meals at MB Grille, Local Kitchen Tavern, Red Car Brewery & Restaurant, 21 Square, and Madre Restaurant. We also stopped at the Torrance Bakery to meet with the owner and tour the facility, followed by lunch at the bakery. We took some sweet treats home with us.

6. Torrance Is a Movie Destination

Torrance is home to several iconic movie set locations. Torrance High School was featured in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, She’s All That, Bruce Almighty, Cursed, and several other movies. The TV show Beverly Hills, 90210 also showcased Torrance High School.

We were fortunate to visit the home where filming took place for some of Buffy the Vampire Slayer. The owner told us how they approached her and asked to use her home for the film. She described how they set up some stunts in her house and on the property and moved her furniture around for the show. She also talked about how fans still come to stand outside and take photos.

7. There Are Scenic Parks

If you’re a nature lover, Torrance has plenty of scenic parks to explore without the crowds. From the Madrona Marsh Preserve and Nature Center to Wilson Park, Torrance offers outdoor enthusiasts miles of hiking trails, picnic areas, bird watching, and nature walks.

The Madrona Marsh Preserve is the largest wetland in the country. Wilson Park provides the Annenberg Tree House, the first universally accessible treehouse in a public space in California. The 2,500-square-foot wooden structure is designed to give individuals of all physical abilities and ages an awe-inspiring experience with a bird’s-eye view.

8. Torrance Has Beautiful Beaches

Torrance’s beaches are serene and uncrowded and a quieter alternative to the well-known beaches of Santa Monica and Venice. You can enjoy the Pacific Ocean views without having to elbow your way through hordes of people.

In Torrance, you can spend a lazy afternoon sunbathing, swimming, or surfing at Redondo Beach, Torrance Beach, and Rat Beach.

9. There’s World-Class Shopping

Torrance is also a shopping mecca. You’ll find dozens of shopping complexes, plazas, and boutiques all over the city, including the 2.5-million square feet of shopping at the state-of-the-art, multi-level Del Amo Fashion Center. As one of the largest malls in the country, Del Amo offers a wide range of high-end and local brands, restaurants, and entertainment venues.

Where to Stay When Visiting Torrance

Torrance is home to safe, affordable, and welcoming lodging properties. The hotels offer a little bit of everything—from luxurious suites to cozy hotel rooms that are easier on the budget.

We stayed at the Bluestem Hotel, part of the Ascend Hotel Collection on Sepulveda Boulevard. It was recently renovated and provided a comfortable stay. Two things I loved about this hotel were the gated private parking area and the gorgeous outdoor seating area, lit with strings of sparkling lights in the evening. A water feature and fire pits add to the ambiance.

Our writer friends stayed at the Best Western Plus Avita Suites on Torrance Blvd. It was only a half-mile from the Del Amo Fashion Center.

While Los Angeles may be the city of dreams, Torrance is a perfect alternative. From its peaceful atmosphere and serene beaches to world-class shopping, rich culture, and fantastic foodie scene, Torrance is a hidden gem with everything you need for a memorable trip. Whether you’re a solo traveler, couple, or family, Torrance is definitely worth a visit and deserves a spot on your travel itinerary.

A2Z Drone Delivery Opens Worldwide Headquarters in Torrance, C.A.

A2Z Drone Delivery, Inc, developer of commercial drone delivery solutions, has announced the opening of its new worldwide headquarters in Torrance, CA. The expanded facility will allow A2Z Drone Delivery to continue its rapid growth as commercial drone delivery scales globally. The Torrance headquarters is the company’s base for research and development, product and software design, global sales and marketing, as well as customer training and support....

A2Z Drone Delivery, Inc, developer of commercial drone delivery solutions, has announced the opening of its new worldwide headquarters in Torrance, CA. The expanded facility will allow A2Z Drone Delivery to continue its rapid growth as commercial drone delivery scales globally. The Torrance headquarters is the company’s base for research and development, product and software design, global sales and marketing, as well as customer training and support.

Initially launching the industry’s first commercial drone delivery winch in 2019. A2Z Drone Delivery’s RDS2 UAV winch is a drone agnostic solution that can be integrated with just about any commercial delivery UAV. The RDS2 is also available as a factory integrated feature with A2Z Drone Delivery’s growing fleet of ready-to-fly, off-the-shelf commercial logistics UAVs. The company is currently taking orders for its long-range RDSX Pelican hybrid VTOL delivery drone as well as the recently-released medium range RDST Longtail integrated delivery drone.

Combined with the A2Z Drone Delivery UAV winch, these platforms allow drone service providers and enterprise customers to scale drone operations while addressing the consumer-protection concerns with last-mile drone delivery. By conducting deliveries from altitude, A2Z Drone Delivery’s solutions protect recipients from spinning UAV propellers, while mitigating privacy concerns of low-flying drones and abating intrusive rotor noise. Depositing payloads from altitude also keeps the UAV high above trees, power lines and buildings enabling longer sight distances for missions requiring visual line of sight. Where regulations allow beyond-line-of-sight (BVLOS), A2Z Drone Delivery platforms are also able to conduct autonomous missions along prescribed delivery routes.

“We are thrilled to open our new worldwide headquarters in Torrance, C.A. where our growing team will continue to develop the next generation of autonomous commercial drone delivery solutions,” said Aaron Zhang, CEO and Co-Founder of A2Z Drone Delivery. “Planting our headquarters in the aerospace capital of the world ensures we have ready access to the highest quality aerospace talent and suppliers, and are able to continue the supportive relationships we have enjoyed with local government entities. From Torrance, we are able to provide in-person support for our customers, and have ready access to nearby flight test areas for flight trials and customer training.”

The new Torrance, CA headquarters mark another benchmark for the company’s rapid growth. A2Z Drone Delivery also recently expanded its Ground Zero Test Facility in Anji County outside Shanghai, China where company engineers conduct advanced autonomous BVLOS trials under real-life conditions. These consumer deliveries not only provide a valuable service to residents of the rural area but allow A2Z Drone Delivery developers to learn how people interact with its drone systems in real life, and adapt its designs to more seamlessly fit consumer demand.

In addition to residential parcel delivery, A2Z Drone Delivery solutions are being put to work by customers conducting medical deliveries, supporting first responders and search and rescue operations, streamlining offshore logistics, water sample collection, and more.

About A2Z Drone Delivery, Inc.

With its patented delivery system, A2Z Drone Delivery, Inc. is developing innovative solutions to enable safe, accurate and low-noise drone deliveries. Focused on last-mile UAV delivery systems, A2Z Drone Delivery is creating UAV delivery platforms capable of pushing drone delivery into the mainstream of logistics operations. Based in Torrance, C.A., A2Z Drone Delivery originated as a drone delivery project at Brown University in 2016 and now services customers around the world which are leveraging its technology for a diverse array of applications.

For more information visit: https://www.a2zdronedelivery.com/.

Lincolnshire Resilience Forum (LRF) has gone live with new geospatial and drone technology from Esri UK to help it better prepare for emergencies across the county, including flooding, loss of critical infrastructure, pandemics or severe weather. Image recognition and drone software are among new applications helping to create real-time intelligence and an improved understanding of potential catastrophes.

Covering over 2,000 square miles and a population of more than 750,000, the LRF’s objective is to save and protect human life, relieve suffering and contain emergencies, limiting their escalation by ensuring comprehensive readiness. One of 38 Local Resilience Forums in England, the multi-agency partnership consists of over 30 category 1 and 2 responders, including local authorities, government agencies, emergency services, NHS and health bodies, utilities and transport providers.

New systems are being used to identify unknown caravans using drone and satellite imagery, to gain a more accurate understanding of where residents need to be evacuated from the event of a major flood. Preparing for tidal inundation is a top priority for the LRF due to Lincolnshire having one of the largest single landmasses in the country at risk of such an event, along with Europe’s highest density of static caravans at more than 34,000.

Esri drone software is making aerial data capture faster and more accurate to create 3D digital twins of potentially higher-risk zones, supporting better understanding of access and evacuation points in relation to homes and other properties. The new deployment means the LRF can create digital twins more quickly, particularly for Control of Major Accident Hazards (COMAH) locations, which involve dangerous substances such as gas and oil refineries.

“Responding to large emergencies – particularly flooding but also major transport incidents or the loss of critical infrastructure – is a crucial role of public services. With the climate crisis comes more extreme weather events, which means community resilience is even more important,” explained Steve Eason-Harris, Emergency Planning Officer at Lincolnshire County Council, who is the lead officer for GIS and Resilient Communities for the LRF.

“Lincolnshire is a large county with no motorways and few dual carriageways so response and evacuation planning is critical. These new innovations are enabling emergency planners to model risks affecting the county to maximize response, improve communication and coordination and reduce, as practicably as possible, the impacts on the wider communities of the county. Creating the new caravan dataset in particular will dramatically improve intelligence.”

Identifying static caravans is traditionally difficult due to licensing regulations, land ownership and registry data. Now with new deep learning tools available, the LRF is exploring and developing ways of employing drone and satellite imagery and GIS to identify previously unknown caravans. Tourism is the lifeblood of many coastal regions in the country but this can increase risks to coastal populations residing in caravans when holiday seasons lengthen into storm periods. In Lincolnshire, this traditionally runs from October to March.

“We’re aiming to solve a huge challenge and having the latest geospatial technology means the LRF can respond more effectively. Constant innovation is critical at the LRF, the objective being to use new systems to ensure we get the right resources to the right people at the right time,” continued Eason-Harris.

At the core of the solution lies an Esri real-time mapping dashboard, providing a common operating picture, which went live in summer 2022 and was used extensively during Storm Babet in October 2023. Available online, on mobile devices and giant touch screens in the County Emergency Centre, it integrates data from over 30 agencies to allow rapid decision-making. The system provides a faster and more advanced method of showing partners what the situation is before, during and after an emergency, compared to paper maps and spreadsheets.

Other new GIS projects at LRF include developing a workforce application for deploying, tracking and communicating with volunteers in the field to support vulnerable people who need assistance the most. The system will update the control center via a mobile app when volunteer tasks have been completed and alert the team with any requests for medical intervention or transport assistance. Data from the app will also feed directly into the mapping dashboard in the control center.

Honeywell has been selected by regional air mobility leader Lilium to provide its thermal management system for the all-electric Lilium Jet. Lilium selected Honeywell’s MicroVCS (Vapor Cycle System) to optimize cabin cooling and manage the aircraft’s electric battery temperatures, both critical functions for enabling more efficient and sustainable flight.

Honeywell and Lilium will partner to integrate the system into the Lilium Jet, which will also feature Honeywell Anthem Avionics, Honeywell-DENSO electric motors and Honeywell flight controls. The all-electric vertical takeoff and landing Lilium Jet, on track to start production later this year, will help create a more efficient, sustainable and accessible mode of high-speed, regional transportation for people and goods.

“In our collaboration with Honeywell, we’ve tapped into the numerous advantages of the MicroVCS, reinforcing the synergistic value with a single, innovative supplier providing multiple subsystems for the Lilium Jet,” said Lilium Chief Operating Officer Yves Yemsi. “Honeywell’s innovative subsystems offer a renewed perspective on aerospace possibilities.”

Honeywell’s MicroVCS high-speed, oil-free centrifugal compressor technology allows the system to be 22% lighter than conventional screw or scroll compressor-based vapor cycle cooling systems. This weight savings avoids 9,900 lbs. of CO2 emissions per year in an Advanced Air Mobility aircraft.* Additionally, the MicroVCS uses Honeywell Solstice© zd refrigerant, with an ultra-low Global Warming Potential (GWP) of 1, which is 99.9% lower than R-134a used in competitor systems. Honeywell Solstice© zd provides 10% better hot-day power efficiency than the legacy R-134a refrigerant when used in an equivalent refrigeration cycle.**

“The MicroVCS is a ready-now solution that embodies Honeywell’s dedication to creating a more sustainable future for air travel,” said Dave Shilliday, Honeywell vice president and general manager, Advanced Air Mobility. “This technology is a great fit for Advanced Air Mobility vehicles, but its versatility also enables it to be seamlessly integrated into other applications, such as business aviation and defense aircraft.”

Honeywell’s close partnership with Lilium shows its continued dedication to developing solutions that herald a more sustainable and advanced future for aviation. From autonomous technologies to thermal management solutions, Honeywell’s extensive array of aerospace products and solutions are at the forefront of the industry’s evolution.

* For a ducted, vectored thrust electric vertical takeoff and landing vehicle, with an effective lift-drag ratio of 16, flying 4,000 hours per year, and being charged from a U.S. power grid.

** Based on hot day of 40°C = International Standard Atmosphere (ISA) conditions + 25°C.

About Honeywell

Honeywell Aerospace products and services are found on virtually every commercial, defense and space aircraft. The Aerospace business unit builds aircraft engines, cockpit and cabin electronics, wireless connectivity systems, mechanical components and more. Its hardware and software solutions create more fuel-efficient aircraft, more direct and on-time flights and safer skies and airports.

For more information, visit www.honeywell.com

Hackers post Calif. city’s data online after it denied leak

Officials in Torrance, California, last month said none of their roughly 145,000 residents’ personal data was compromised last month when the city was hit by a cyberattack that disabled municipal websites and online payment services. But that was revealed as incorrect this week following the publication and sale of as much as 200 gigabytes of city data by a ransomware act...

Officials in Torrance, California, last month said none of their roughly 145,000 residents’ personal data was compromised last month when the city was hit by a cyberattack that disabled municipal websites and online payment services. But that was revealed as incorrect this week following the publication and sale of as much as 200 gigabytes of city data by a ransomware actor.

Hackers behind a ransomware variant known as DoppelPaymer have started leaking documents stolen from Torrance on both a publicly accessible website and dark web forums, in hopes of collecting a bounty of 100 bitcoin — or about $700,000 — from the Los Angeles suburb. A sample of files reviewed by StateScoop shows individuals’ names, dates of birth, Social Security numbers, and other personal identifying information, as well as 181 pages of financial transactions that occurred in the 2019 fiscal year.

The release of the data was first reported by Bleeping Computer.

While the incident confirms Torrance’s place on the ever-growing list of local governments that have been targeted by ransomware, officials’ initial claim that residents’ personal data was not affected is an example of poor crisis management in a cyberattack, said Brett Callow, an analyst with the cybersecurity firm Emsisoft.

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“People have unnecessarily been exposed to risk,” he said. “In these cases it’s not only the original criminals people need to worry about, it’s also other criminals who may access [stolen data].”

Callow said Torrance officials should’ve warned their residents early on that there was a risk of data being exposed, especially when the attack involved DoppelPaymer, malware known to be used for stealing and publishing victims’ files in hopes of leveraging a payout.

“These incidents now have to be regarded as data breaches, especially when it’s a group that’s known to steal data,” he said. “Otherwise people who’s data has been exposed are just sitting ducks.”

In publishing and selling the data it stole from Torrance, the DoppelPaymer hackers are following a formula used by other attackers, notably a group that has used the Maze ransomware against a string of corporations and the City of Pensacola, Florida. (Last week, the global IT services firm Cognizant acknowledged it, too, had been hit by Maze.)

Callow said it’s not surprising that DoppelPaymer would follow in Maze’s footsteps in publicly pressuring its victims to pay up. Other ransomware attackers, including those behind the Sodinokibi bug used in the attack last August that targeted 23 Texas communities, have also adopted the tactic.

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“They’re adopting strategies that are proven to work,” he said. “These leak sites are treasure troves for identity thieves.”

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Callow said governments may want to look at shortening the legal windows that entities that suffer data breaches are given to disclose the incidents to their customers. Laws vary from state to state, but most give organizations between 30 and 60 days.

“They should be doing credit monitoring as soon as possible,” Callow said. “People should find out their data has been exposed directly from the organization, not when they see a statement for a credit card they never applied for. That’s why prompt notification is critical.”

Ransomware attacks against government agencies decreased in the first quarter of 2020 compared to last year, according to research Emsisoft published Wednesday. Callow said the drop can actually be attributed to the COVID-19 global pandemic, which he said has potentially presented hackers with smaller attack surfaces as non-essential services are shut down, though the Emsisoft report also noted that ransomware can be seasonal.

Still, a temporary slowdown in ransomware attacks is no reason for a government to let down its guard, as hackers are quick to pivot their tactics to meet the zeitgeist, Callow said.

“The bad guys are pivoting to COVID-related things,” he said. “They’re just switching it up from tax-related scams and spams to COVID-related scams and spams.”

Torrance Memorial Advances in the U.S. News & World Report Rankings and is the Top 3% Hospital in California Again!

TORRANCE, Calif., August 1, 2023 – Torrance Memorial Medical Center has again been recognized as the Best Hospital for 2023-24 for the twelfth straight year by U.S. News & World Report, placing the hospital in the top 3% in California.Torrance Memorial moved up in rankings from 11th to 9th as the highest ranking for overall hospital quality in California. This year, Torrance Memorial also advanced in the rankings from 5th to 4th...

TORRANCE, Calif., August 1, 2023 Torrance Memorial Medical Center has again been recognized as the Best Hospital for 2023-24 for the twelfth straight year by U.S. News & World Report, placing the hospital in the top 3% in California.

Torrance Memorial moved up in rankings from 11th to 9th as the highest ranking for overall hospital quality in California. This year, Torrance Memorial also advanced in the rankings from 5th to 4th in the Los Angeles/Orange County region. Ranking “High Performing” in seven specialties and 15 of 21 procedures and conditions, Torrance Memorial is also distinguished as Nationally ranked in Diabetes and Endocrinology.

We also congratulate our Cedars-Sinai Health System affiliate partners, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, which tied for #1 in California, and Huntington Health, which ranked #12 in California.

“We are extremely proud to move up in our rankings this year to the 9th highest hospital in California and 4th in the Los Angeles/Orange County region," said Craig Leach, CEO of Torrance Memorial Medical Center. "This places us in the top echelon of healthcare institutions in California, demonstrating Torrance Memorial’s commitment to excellence and providing exceptional care to the South Bay community.”

For the 2023-2043 rankings and ratings, U.S. News evaluated more than 4,500 hospitals across 15 specialties and 21 procedures and conditions. “For 34 years, U.S. News has provided data-informed rankings to help patients and their doctors find the best hospital to treat their illness or condition,” said Ben Harder, chief of health analysis and managing editor at U.S. News.

The U.S. News Best Hospitals methodology factors in data from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, American Hospital Association, professional organizations and medical specialists.

About Torrance Memorial Medical Center

Founded in 1925 by Jared Sidney and Helena Childs Torrance, Torrance Memorial Medical Center is a 443-bed, nonprofit medical center established to provide quality healthcare services predominantly to the residents of the South Bay, Peninsula and Harbor communities. Torrance Memorial seeks to offer the most current and effective medical technologies in a compassionate, caring manner. Today, a world-class regional medical center, Torrance Memorial, includes an extensive integrated system of physicians and comprehensive medical services to provide coordinated communication and a continuum of care. Torrance Memorial is affiliated with Cedars-Sinai under the umbrella of Cedars-Sinai Health System. Torrance Memorial's nursing program has earned the coveted Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, which recognizes nursing excellence. Torrance Memorial Medical Center has once again been recognized as the Best Hospital for 2023-24 for the twelfth straight year by U.S. News & World Report, placing the hospital in the top 3% in the state. Torrance Memorial is the 9th highest-ranking hospital for overall quality in California and 4th in the Los Angeles/Orange County region.

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U.S. News & World Report Ranks Torrance Memorial Top 3% Hospital in California Again!

TORRANCE, Calif., July 26, 2022 – Torrance Memorial Medical Center has once again been recognized as a Best Hospital for 2022-23 for the eleventh straight year by U.S. News & World Report, placing the hospital in the top 3% in the state. Torrance Memorial remained the 11th highest ranking hospital for overall hospital quality in the state of California and held the ranking of 5th in the Los Angeles/Orange County region. Torrance Memorial also ranked High Performing in six specialties and ranked Nationally in Diabet...

TORRANCE, Calif., July 26, 2022 – Torrance Memorial Medical Center has once again been recognized as a Best Hospital for 2022-23 for the eleventh straight year by U.S. News & World Report, placing the hospital in the top 3% in the state. Torrance Memorial remained the 11th highest ranking hospital for overall hospital quality in the state of California and held the ranking of 5th in the Los Angeles/Orange County region. Torrance Memorial also ranked High Performing in six specialties and ranked Nationally in Diabetes and Endocrinology. For procedures and conditions, Torrance Memorial ranked high performing in 17 of 20 areas. Torrance Memorial is a proud affiliate of Cedars-Sinai, who ranked #2 in the nation, #1 in California.

The annual Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 33rd year, are designed to assist patients and their doctors in making informed decisions about where to receive care for challenging health conditions or for common elective procedures.

“We are extremely proud to keep our outstanding rankings this year as the 11th highest hospital in California and 5th in the Los Angeles region,” said Craig Leach, president and CEO, Torrance Memorial Medical Center. “And this year we are proud to be ranked nationally in the specialty of Diabetes and Endocrinology. It’s a testament to the commitment of our entire patient care team to making continued advancements in the ways we provide exceptional care to the South Bay community.”

For the 2022-2023 rankings and ratings, U.S. News evaluated more than 4,500 hospitals across 15 specialties and 20 procedures and conditions. For the first time, U.S. News rated eligible hospitals in Ovarian Cancer Surgery, Prostate Cancer Surgery and Uterine Cancer Surgery. In the 15 specialties, 164 hospitals were ranked in at least one specialty. State and metro area rankings reflect the highest performing hospitals in the area across multiple areas of care.

“The hospitals named to the U.S. News Honor Roll excel across numerous specialties and service lines,” said Ben Harder, chief of health analysis and managing editor at U.S. News. “When patients and their medical professionals are considering their options for care, the rankings are designed to help them identify hospitals that are superior in the kind of care they may need.”

The U.S. News Best Hospitals methodology factors in data from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, American Hospital Association, professional organizations and medical specialists.

About Torrance Memorial Medical Center

Founded in 1925 by Jared Sidney and Helena Childs Torrance, Torrance Memorial Medical Center is a 443-bed, nonprofit medical center established to provide quality health care services predominantly to the residents of the South Bay, Peninsula and Harbor communities. Torrance Memorial seeks to offer the most current and effective medical technologies rendered in a compassionate, caring manner. No longer just a hospital, today Torrance Memorial Medical Center includes an extensive integrated system of physicians and comprehensive medical services to provide coordinated communication and continuum of care. Torrance Memorial is affiliated with Cedars-Sinai under the umbrella of Cedars-Sinai Health System. Torrance Memorial’s nursing program has earned coveted Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, which recognizes nursing excellence. Torrance Memorial Medical

Center has once again been recognized as a Best Hospital for 2022-23 for the eleventh straight year by U.S. News & World Report, placing the hospital in the top 3% in the state. Torrance Memorial is the 11th highest ranking hospital for overall hospital quality in the state of California and 5th in the Los Angeles region.

About U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report is the global leader in quality rankings that empower consumers, business leaders and policy officials to make better, more informed decisions about important issues affecting their lives and communities. A multifaceted digital media company with Education, Health, Money, Travel, Cars, News and 360 Reviews platforms, U.S. News provides rankings, independent reporting, data journalism, consumer advice and U.S. News Live events. More than 40 million people visit USNews.com each month for research and guidance. Founded in 1933, U.S. News is headquartered in Washington, D.C.

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