Employee News and Views

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Monday, April 14, 2014 - 3:45pm

The Palliative Care team at Community Regional Medical Center encourages you to complete your Advance Healthcare Directive – a legal document created to record your medical preferences for treatment in the event you are unable to make your own healthcare decisions.  On National Healthcare Decisions Day, Wednesday, April 16, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the hospital cafeteria, members of the Palliative Care team will be available to help you complete your directive or answer questions that can help you get started. 


Employee News and Views

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.

 


Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 4:17pm

Community Regional Medical Center’s Subway will be open for service by the end of April. Due to all the built up excitement and eagerness for the official opening, we’re pleased to update you on our plans and progress.


Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 2:58pm

Trauma Training opportunities for physicians, nurses, and paramedics.

May 7, 2013  Trauma Care Across the Continuum.  This is a one day trauma symposium designed for physicians, nurses, and paramedics who care for trauma patients.  There will be vendors as well.  Go to http://www.treffresno.org/ for further information and to sign up.  Contact Rachel Vannoy (459-3718) or Visenta Vasilescu for further information.


Thursday, March 21, 2013 - 11:25am

By Judy Champaign, M.D., Diagnostic Radiologist
If you’re a woman or a physician who treats woman, you should be aware that starting April 1, California joins Connecticut, Virginia, Texas and New York states with a new breast density notification law.  A two paragraph statement will be included in the results letter a patient receives if dense breast tissue is reported by the interpreting radiologist on her mammogram.   It will explain that breast density may be associated with a higher risk of breast cancer and that it makes mammograms harder to read. 


Wednesday, March 20, 2013 - 10:30am

Motion is manifested in everything within our Universe and nothing is ever really at rest. Everything moves, vibrates and circles – constantly like the way our lives seem to be busy-on-the-go, cram another thing into today’s vivacious schedule and try not to run in too many circles to finish the crazy race-of-the-day.