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About City of Hope’s Los Angeles-Area Locations

With more than 30 locations across Southern California, City of Hope® is committed to bringing innovative, compassionate cancer care to people across the state. Our clinical teams believe that every patient deserves expert, personalized care and access to leading-edge treatment options and breakthrough therapies, a number of which have been created from technology developed at our flagship cancer center, City of Hope Duarte.

Accolades for Our Los Angeles-Area Cancer Care

An NCI-Designated Cancer Center



City of Hope Duarte is one of only a handful of National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the United States. This designation recognizes City of Hope as a national leader in cancer care and an institute dedicated to transforming research into new, innovative treatments for cancer patients across the country and world.

Top 10 Cancer Hospital in the United States

City of Hope is ranked among the Best Hospitals for Cancer by U.S. News & World Report 2023-24


City of Hope Duarte has repeatedly been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the “Best Hospitals” for cancer in the country. These annual rankings recognize the high quality of care we provide to our patient during their cancer journey, as well as our excellent treatment outcomes and our pioneering research. 

In 2023-24, U.S News ranked City of Hope Duarte as a “high performing” hospital for: 

A Founding Member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network

City of Hope is a National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Member Institution


City of Hope is a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), which includes 33 institutions across the country. NCCN hospitals and clinics are committed to exceptional clinical care and breakthrough research that makes leading-edge cancer treatment more accessible to patients everywhere.

American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer

Commission on Cancer Accreditation, American College of Surgeons (ACS) Commission on Cancer


Our exceptional level of care, including a commitment to meeting the most rigorous standards for our patients during their time at City of Hope Duarte, has been recognized by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) Commission on Cancer. The ACS awarded City of Hope its highest level of recognition for our patient-centered approach and our goals of improving cancer patients’ quality of life and health outcomes.

Nursing Magnet Designation



City of Hope’s nationally renowned nursing team has received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Magnet recognition is given to only 9 percent of hospitals and clinics in the United States, including City of Hope’s locations in Duarte, Atlanta, Phoenix and Chicago. One of the highest honors in nursing, the Magnet distinction recognizes City of Hope’s commitment to excellence in delivering quality care and improving patient outcomes.