Providence Tarzana Medical Center, a 245-bed facility, has received recognition as a Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence, ranking it among the top 5 percent in the nation for performance on 27 of the most common diagnoses and procedures. It is also among the best-rated hospitals in the San Fernando Valley for treatment of stroke, heart attack, vascular disease, pulmonary care and maternity care. Providence Tarzana has been designated as a Pediatric Medical Center and boasts one of the largest and most renowned neonatal intensive care units in the region.
The San Fernando Valley, home to more than 2 million people, is the sixth most populated "city" in the U.S., although it is officially part of Los Angeles. The Valley boasts a diverse economy, expanding workforce, vibrant arts and entertainment communities.