Laura Topete, RN, Obstetrics, is the Healthcare Hero of the Match presented by Dignity 

As a Registered Nurse in the Obstetrics department at California Hospital Medical Center in downtown Los Angeles, Laura primarily focuses on caring for new mothers and babies post-delivery. Laura helps mothers and partners form critical bonds with babies and assists in planning transitions back to a home environment. She is a trusted senior nurse that provides forward thinking while frequently challenging the status quo for nurses and doctors to provide the safest care possible.  

Throughout the pandemic, Laura stood as a pillar of unwavering strength and helped the care team navigate new protocols that were constantly changing in order to keep everyone safe. She is a dedicated member of the Nursing Practice Council that focuses on improving nursing care and outcomes and her desire to always make a difference drives her to be an amazing advocate for her patients.

Thank you, Laura, for your commitment to the LA community. You are a true Healthcare Hero of the Match!