Shaping Patient Care

We advocate with policy makers at every level to address the central San Joaquin Valley's myriad and often unique healthcare needs.

 
Monday, October 6, 2014 - 3:50pm

The GetWell Network turns the television in patients’ rooms throughout Community Medical Centers' three hospitals into an entertainment and education portal where they can watch video education courses and view discharge instructions tailored just for them – in English or Spanish. Such technology shows patients and their families exactly what improvements they must achieve to be discharged and how to make sure healing continues at home, with videos on how to care for stitches and take their follow-up medication.


Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 2:18pm

A hospital can be a frightening place – especially if you’re a child and you don’t know what to expect. Community Regional Medical Center has a new Child Life program that helps children and their families in the hospital coping with what could be a very traumatic experience.