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Why Choose Barlow?

At Barlow Respiratory Hospital, we provide the highest quality respiratory care. Our expert team of Barlow Physicians, Nurses and Therapists draw upon more than a century of respiratory health expertise.

Trusted, Proven, Award Winning

We are the only not-for-profit Long-Term Acute Care Hospital (LTCH) in California.

We specialize in serving patients with chronic critical illness and complex respiratory conditions who are dependent on a ventilator to take their next breath. We were founded in 1902 and are dedicated to achieving the best possible outcomes for quality of life.

  • Our exceptional success rate in weaning patients from ventilators, nearly 60%, is the highest in Los Angeles and among the highest in the nation.
  • We have a legacy of specialized respiratory care and are trusted for our expertise.
  • Our nationally recognized TIPS© Protocol is evidence-based and is proven to help patients regain the ability to breathe on their own.
  • Our Barlow team works with patients and families to achieve the best possible outcomes.
  • Doctors from hospitals throughout Southern California refer their most medically complex and fragile patients to Barlow Respiratory Hospital

Our programs and expertise include:

  • Ventilator Weaning
  • Respiratory Care
  • Wound Care
  • Medically Complex Patients
  • Compassionate, Quality Care

Barlow Respiratory Hospital is Accredited and Award Winning:

  • Joint Commission Accredited for Quality of Care
  • Gold Seal of Approval® for Respiratory Failure Certification awarded by the Joint Commission
  • Passy-Muir Speaking Valve Center of Excellence
  • Quality Respiratory Care Award

 

Questions? Contact Us

Call us (213) 250-4200
Download the brochure

Refer a Patient

To Refer a Patient, click here, or
Contact our  Admissions Department
CALL 213-202-6878
FAX 213-250-7415
Email BarlowAdmissions@BarlowHospital.org

Request Medical Records

Download the form
and FAX back to 213-202-6490

Upcoming Events

Dec
27
Thu
8:00 am Breathmobile FREE Children’s Ast... @ Barlow Respiratory Hospital Williams Hall
Breathmobile FREE Children’s Ast... @ Barlow Respiratory Hospital Williams Hall
Dec 27 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Breathmobile FREE Children's Asthma Clinic Dec 27 @ Barlow Respiratory Hospital Williams Hall | Los Angeles | California | United States
Breathmobile is a FREE Asthma Clinic on Wheels for our Community Over 6 million children suffer from Asthma. We’re doing something about that. Barlow Respiratory Hospital partners with LAC+USC Breathmobile to provide a no-cost mobile asthma clinic to children in … Continued
Mar
14
Thu
6:00 pm AN EVENING UNDER THE STARS @ Barlow Respiratory Hospital
AN EVENING UNDER THE STARS @ Barlow Respiratory Hospital
Mar 14 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
AN EVENING UNDER THE STARS @ Barlow Respiratory Hospital | Los Angeles | California | United States
         March 14, 2019 Join us on March 14th 2019 for an enchanting and inspiring evening under the stars on our storied Barlow main campus on Stadium Way. Sponsorships and Individual tickets available NOW. Download the order form here or purchase online. Experience an unforgettable evening that touches on our legacy of service to patients with respiratory illness and our … Continued
Oct
22
Tue
7:30 am Barlow Respiratory Symposium 2019 @ California Endowment Center for Healthy Communities
Barlow Respiratory Symposium 2019 @ California Endowment Center for Healthy Communities
Oct 22 @ 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
2019 Respiratory Symposium Join us for a Dynamic Day of Targeted Learning for the Respiratory Care Practitioner Our 2019 Respiratory Symposium returns to the California Endowment Center for Healthy Communities. Expert speakers, CEUs, free parking, and ease of access to public transportation and … Continued

Barlow Respiratory Hospital is an award-winning, accredited, licensed hospital with three locations in Los Angeles County: Los Angeles downtown ( next to Dodger Stadium), Whittier and Van Nuys. To visit any one of our sites, contact our Admissions Department by email or phone
(213) 202-6878 or simply stop by.

Accreditations & Awards

Barlow Respiratory Hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission and has been awarded the Gold Seal of Approval® demonstrating quality of care, safety, and excellence in our medical staff.

See Our Accreditations and Awards

Who We Help

Your support of the Barlow Foundation allows our physicians, nurses and rehabilitation specialists to provide the high level of care that our patients require. Such care is vital to our patients and their loved ones.

Referrals & Admissions

Patients can be transferred to Barlow Respiratory Hospital from any medical facility in Southern California. We have a legacy of specialized respiratory care and are trusted for our expertise in ventilator weaning.

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