For Patients

Valley Presbyterian Hospital is privileged to serve the health care needs of San Fernando Valley residents. One of our Core Values is transparency, and we hope our website can serve as an invaluable tool in helping you to be as informed as possible about your upcoming stay or visit. Our goal is to provide you with all of the information that you need to make sure that your visit is as comfortable as possible.

Some of the information that we provide includes the following:

Find a Doctor

At Valley Presbyterian Hospital, we believe that one of the most important steps in medical care begins with finding the right doctor. To find a physician, click on the link above and enter your information – you can search by physician name or by specialty. We've made finding the right doctor for you both simple and fast. Click here to begin your search.

Patient Portal

As part of our commitment to providing a complete and satisfying patient experience, Valley Presbyterian Hospital is proud to offer a completely secure website, allowing convenient and easy access to health information. By using our Patient Portal, patients and their authorized family members can have access to a variety of their personal health information on demand.

About Your Hospital Stay

We are passionate and committed to providing comprehensive, compassionate care from admission through discharge. Our care team will assess your needs and work with you and your loved ones to develop a plan of care that helps you to achieve your health and wellness needs.

Admission Process

We've streamlined our patient admitting process, making it easy for you to prepare for your upcoming visit or stay. Whether your physician is managing your admission for you, or you choose to pre-register prior to your arrival, our hospital admitting department staff is ready to assist you.

Billing, Insurance, & Payment

As a patient-centered hospital, we've taken steps to offer patients a system that is easy to navigate and understand so patients can focus on getting healthy. To learn more please click here.

Health Resource Library

As a valued member of our community, Valley Presbyterian Hospital prides itself on providing you and your family with valuable health information. One of the best ways we keep you informed of current health trends is through our website. We invite you to browse our health resource library.

Hospitalist/ Intensivist Program

Valley Presbyterian Hospital believes everyone should have access to quality health and medical care. Our Hospitalist/ Intensivist Program ensures that patients who are admitted to the hospital and who do not have a primary care physician receive quality care from one of our six board-certified physicians. These hospitalists collaborate with other physicians, staff, and ancillary services to ensure our patients receive high-quality, coordinated care. link to page with Hospitalist Program

Medical Records

Valley Presbyterian Hospital feels it's important that patients have access to their medical records and, at the same time, know their private medical information is carefully safeguarded at all times. To access your medical records free of charge, visit our Patient Portal. To learn more about how to gain access to copies of your medical records through our Health Information Management Department, click here or contact the Medical Records Department at 818.902.2939.

Nursing Excellence

Echoing our vision of "Excellence in all we do," at Valley Presbyterian Hospital we pride ourselves in providing exceptional nursing care from a dedicated staff of experienced and compassionate nurses. Our nurses are committed to providing high quality care to every patient through caring, effective communication and evidence-based best practices.

Privacy Practices

In keeping with our practice of safeguarding personal information, Valley Presbyterian Hospital is committed to keeping your health and medical information private. As such, we keep records of the care and services that you receive at our facilities. This notice link to PDF with complete NOPP verbiage describes how medical information about patients may be used and disclosed, and how you can gain access to your medical information.

Other Helpful Resources

If you would like to learn more, either prior to or during your hospital stay, please click on any of the helpful links to the left. Upon selecting a link, you can review a host of helpful information, such as Map, Directions & Parking and access our calendar of Classes & Events. We also encourage you to click our For Visitors so that you can learn more about things such as visiting hours, our gift shop and other hospital campus amenities.

News

VPH Announces Medical Director of Critical Care Services | 2014-12-02

Sanjay Vadgama, MD, Holds New Role as Medical Director of Critical Care ...

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VPH Hosts Health & Wellness Community Fair Oct. 11th | 2014-10-06

Fun Event to Feature Presentations, Booths, Food, Live Music and ...

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Welcome to Our New Website! | 2014-09-16

We are pleased to announce the launch of our new website! Please take a ...

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VPH Hosts 4th Annual Golf Classic Sept 29th | 2014-09-16

Business Leaders to Unite for Fundraiser Benefiting Hospital's ...

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VPH Welcomes New Director of Emergency Services | 2014-09-11

Brian J. Ostick, MD, FACEP, Appointed to the Hospital's Emergency ...

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Los Angeles Daily Readership Names VPH "Best Hospital" for Ninth Consecutive Year | 2014-09-04

VAN NUYS, Calif. – For the ninth year in a row, Valley Presbyterian ...

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Valley Hip & Knee Institute of VPH Presents Joint-Replacement Seminar Sept 13th | 2014-08-21

Medical Director Herbert D. Huddleston, MD and Erik N. Zeegen, MD Discuss ...

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VPH Awarded California Community Foundation Grant | 2014-07-29

Hospital Awarded Grant to fund Medication Reconciliation Pilot Program VAN ...

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VPH Launches Welcome Baby Program | 2014-07-08

First 5 LA grant employed to implement maternity program VAN NUYS, CA ...

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VPH Hosts Blood Drive | 2014-06-12

Working with the American Red Cross, Hospital Plans Drive for June 25 VAN ...

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VPH Diabetes Educator Named a Finalist for Nursing Award | 2014-05-29

Sandra Pieschel, MPA, BSW, RN-CDE, Nominated for Nurse.com Nursing ...

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VPH Launches Patient Portal | 2014-04-24

Interactive tool aims to engage patients in their health care plan VAN ...

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VPH To Host Fundraising Dinner | 2014-04-11

1 ST Annual Celebration of Excellence Honors Lodwrick and Carole Cook VAN ...

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VPH Welcomes New Chief Nursing Officer | 2014-03-27

Lori Burnell, PhD, MSN, BSN, RN, Joins the Hospital's Leadership Team ...

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VPH Welcomes Two New Amputation Prevention Center Physicians | 2014-03-18

Eric Espensen, DPM, DABMSP, and Babak Kosari, DPM, FACFAS, Join the Medical ...

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George Andros, MD, of the Amputation Prevention Center at VPH Chairs Diabetic Foot Global Conference | 2014-03-18

'DFCon' takes place at the Loews Hollywood Hotel March 20-22 VAN ...

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VPH Awarded Ahmanson Foundation Grant | 2014-03-04

Hospital Awarded Grant to fund Intensive Care Unit Monitors VAN NUYS, ...

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VPH Welcomes New Board Members | 2014-01-27

Five Business and Community Leaders Join the Hospital's Board of ...

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VPH Awarded First 5 LA Grant | 2013-12-02

Hospital to Participate in'Welcome Baby' Maternity Program VAN ...

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VPH Welcomes New CIO | 2013-11-08

Jeffrey Allport Joins as Vice President and Chief Information Officer VAN ...

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VPH Physician Receives Honor | 2013-10-18

Dr. George Andros Presented with Distinguished Achievement Award VAN NUYS, ...

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VPH Executive Accepted into Prestigious Leadership Program | 2013-10-16

Gayathri S. Jith, Senior Vice President of Strategy & Operations, ...

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VPH Unveils Perinatal Center | 2013-10-10

New Medical Office Space Offers Patients Comfort and Convenience VAN NUYS, ...

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VPH to Host 3rd Annual Golf Classic | 2013-09-13

Hospital has raised more than $180,000 with the support of local sponsors ...

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VPH Opens Hepatobiliary & Pancreas Center | 2013-09-10

Specialized surgery program treats patients with liver, bile duct and ...

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VPH Partners with the Los Angeles Jewish Home for Care Transitions Program | 2013-08-13

Program Designed to Help Seniors Live Healthy, Independent Lives VAN NUYS, ...

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Valley Presbyterian Hospital Executive Receives Award | 2013-05-07

Pegi Matsuda, Senior Vice President of Community & Market Development, ...

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Valley Presbyterian Hospital Launches VPH Cares | 2013-03-27

Free Community Health Workshops to Address Local Health Issues VAN NUYS, ...

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