Building Relationships

We innovate and network with others to improve healthcare in the central San Joaquin Valley, offering solutions wherever possible.

 
Friday, February 12, 2016 - 12:41pm

Community Regional Medical Center planted its roots in downtown Fresno more than a hundred years ago, and it’s since led the city’s largest private redevelopment project. It has a long history of collaborating with others to help revitalize an area described by the Brookings Institution as having some of the nation’s most concentrated urban poverty.


Friday, December 18, 2015 - 4:33pm

The Valley’s leader in clinic care and the region’s leader in specialized, critical care are partnering to create a new managed-care network for central San Joaquin Valley’s underserved. The joint venture between Adventist Health-Central Valley Network and Community Medical Centers improves access to higher-level care for Medi-Cal patients in rural areas, and it helps expand access to primary care closer to where patients live in Fresno, Kings, Madera and Tulare counties.


Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 2:15pm

UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals and Community Medical Centers have signed a long-term agreement to significantly enhance and expand specialty medical care for children in Fresno. The agreement builds upon a 40-year collaboration on medical education in a region that has one of the lowest doctor-to-patient ratios in the state.


Friday, September 11, 2015 - 8:55am

In honor of Pete Dern and all first responders on 9-1-1, Mayor Ashley Swearengin is making a gift to the Leon S. Peters Burn Center in downtown Fresno and is challenging others to do so today as well.


Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 4:05pm

Today Community Medical Centers’ CEO Tim Joslin testified at the House Ways and Means Committee’s rural healthcare hearing in Washington, D.C., where he urged Congress to revise its process for funding graduate medical education.


Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 11:35am

The 10th annual May Day Safety Fair sponsored by the Kids Safe Coalition of Central California was an education day at Chukchansi Park baseball stadium where first-graders from local schools had the opportunity to receive valuable information on how to be safe. Community's Leon S. Peters Burn Center partnered with PG&E to present how to be safe around power lines.


Monday, June 8, 2015 - 1:36pm

More than 3,000 first-graders from local schools crowded the sidewalks of a scaled down city scene to practice looking both ways and yelling at imaginary, distracted drivers during safety lessons sponsored by Community Regional Medical Center.


Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 2:43pm

A special kind of teamwork and visits by clinicians to patients’ homes is helping to keep those with chronic lung problems out of the hospital.


Friday, April 3, 2015 - 10:36am

The Central San Joaquin Valley has one of the lowest physician-per-capita ratios in California, and changes in healthcare are making it harder for people to find a doctor here. Community Medical Centers’ 40-year partnership with the University of California, San Francisco – rated among the top five best medical schools in the nation – educates more than 300 physicians a year in Community’s hospitals.


Friday, March 20, 2015 - 3:12pm

Terry’s House at Community Regional Medical Center just received some hefty help for operations with a $150,000 gift from Rabobank N.A. The home is entirely dependent upon private gifts and contributions.

The Rabobank Family Dining Area at Terry’s House was named in honor of the bank’s contribution.