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After Hours Contact information, Media Advisories, Driving and Parking Directions, Fast Facts and Filming Requirements for Journalists


Media Advisories

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After Hours

If you are a journalist working on deadline and have an urgent request, you can contact us 24/7:

  • Email and the team member on call will reply.
  • Call the Cedars-Sinai Operator at 310-423-3277 and ask to be connected with the Communications Specialist on Call.

Read more on our Meet the Media Team page.

Filming at Cedars-Sinai

Any filming at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center or our affiliated locations requires authorization from the Cedars-Sinai Communications Department. Every journalist, news crew, filmmaker and photographer must be accompanied by a member of our Communications team. 

Documentary filmmakers interested in filming at a Cedars-Sinai location or including a Cedars-Sinai employee or patient in their film must complete this questionnaire. Please send the completed form to and giving us a brief synopsis of your film. A member of our team will respond promptly. 


Getting to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 

Click here for map.The main Cedars-Sinai campus is located in Los Angeles, California. It is bordered by Beverly Boulevard on the north, Third Street on the south, San Vicente Boulevard on the east and Robertson Boulevard on the West. Click on the campus map to see it in a larger format. 

Reporters and filmmakers are invited to park in one of Cedars-Sinai's visitor parking lots. If you have questions about where to park, contact a member of our Media Team. Please note that while visiting our campus or any of our facilities, working journalists must be escorted by a member of the Cedars-Sinai Media Team.

Learn more about parking options and rates here.

Getting to Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital 
Click here for map.

Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital is located at the corner of Mindanao Way and Lincoln Boulevard. Enter the hospital campus from Mindanao Way. Complimentary valet parking is available onsite. Click on the campus map to see it in a larger format.  

For more information about parking rates, click here.

Fast Facts About Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 

Since its beginning in 1902, Cedars-Sinai has evolved to meet the healthcare needs of one of the most diverse regions in the nation, continually setting new standards in quality and innovation in patient care, research, teaching and community service.

Today, Cedars-Sinai is widely known for its national leadership in transforming healthcare for the benefit of patients.

• Licensed beds: 889

• Full-time employees: 15,040

• Physicians on medical staff: 2,214

• Nurses on staff: > 3,000

• Emergency visits: 85,569

• Outpatient visits: 1,290,323

• Medical Network outpatients: 716,665

• Active research projects: > 2,000

Read more on our Facts and Figures page.

Fast Facts About Cedars-Sinai Marina Del Rey Hospital 

Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital is a nonprofit community hospital committed to serving the needs of the surrounding coastal and westside communities, including general acute medical services and 24/7 emergency care. The hospital also offers expertise in specialty areas including spine, weight loss and orthopaedics.


• Licensed beds: 133

• Full-time employees: 750

• Physicians on medical staff: 510 

• Nurses: 243

• Emergency visits: 33,582

• Outpatient visits: 13,432

• Admissions 4,617



Source: 2021 Report to the Community; All figures based on FY20 (7-1-19 to 6-30-20)