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Monday, April 14, 2014 - 4:48pm

He didn’t always dream of being a doctor, but a summer job during college driving an ambulance made up his mind – and after that Dr. Jim Davis knew he was hooked.

Years later, as Community Regional Medical Center’s chief of trauma, and the Steven N. Parks Endowed Chair of Surgery, UCSF, Dr. Davis spends his days and nights along with his colleagues working to save the lives of the most critically injured people who live or travel through the Valley.


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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. 


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Friday, April 11, 2014 - 5:17pm

Sometimes as health care workers we can feel like we are body surfing in the ocean during a storm. The waves keep coming, there is not time to catch our breath before the next one is here, crashing all around us. There isn't time to regroup, we have to keep going, so we do.


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Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 4:16pm

Exactly thirteen years ago in March of 2000, Rob McEwen, who had just become chairman and CEO of a mining operation in Ontario Canada decided he had a problem too big to solve by conventional methods. His company GoldCorp, was in distress.


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Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 4:59pm

National Doctors’ Day is March 30 – so I’m spending time thanking so many of the physicians who make Community Medical Centers the very best it can be! Join me, won’t you?

Find that physician who you work with side by side in the emergency department or one you assist in our NICU. Don’t forget our pathologists who may not necessarily be face-to-face with patients, but who work tirelessly every day to keep their patients and our community healthy.