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Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 6:11pm

Community Regional Medical Center’s chief medical innovation officer has been invited to speak about our “patient flow command center” at a national conference for healthcare clinicians and hospital administrators. Mark Kestner, M.D., MBA, is Community’s first innovation officer and his role is to help our 641-bed, Level 1 trauma center and teaching hospital quickly adopt clinical best practices and respond more nimbly to changes in healthcare under the Accountable Care Act.


Employee News and Views

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 2:39pm

A message bringing home awareness of airway disease. There are many times each year when I'm reminded – first hand – of what first drew me to this specialty. Specifically, the chance to help make a difference in patients' lives; and today, as I write about one patient’s scenario, it becomes one of those days of reflection.


Monday, April 29, 2013 - 3:10pm

I am delighted to share the news that Joyce Ezaki-Yamaguchi, a Renal Dietitian for the Home Dialysis Program at Community Regional Medical Center was recently honored with a “Distinguished Service Award” by the California Dietetic Association at their annual awards ceremony in Santa Clara.


Thursday, April 25, 2013 - 11:00am

As an instructor who has the privilege of working with my students at Community Regional in the Volunteer Services department, I get to witness a tremendous number of extraordinary events, experiences and growth relative to these young adults. 


Tuesday, April 16, 2013 - 1:49pm

Words all by themselves are powerful! Just look at the word “stress” and notice how you feel. Okay, now look at the word “revitalize.”  Ahhh… yes, isn’t that better?


Monday, April 15, 2013 - 3:52pm

I’m thrilled to share the news that our Erin Singleton, our speech-language pathologist in the neuroscience outpatient rehab clinic on the Community Regional campus, was honored with a Outstanding Achievement Award at the California Speech-Language and Hearing Association Convention in Long Beach last month.