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Tuesday, March 31, 2009 - 12:52pm

One nurse manages patient flow. Another nurse manages relationships with patients and their families. One doctor paved the way for his colleagues to practice in the hospital. Another doctor is seen as a national leader in mentoring young doctors. The thing all four share is a dedication to making Community Medical Centers an exceptional place for patients and employees alike.

Community Medical Foundation recently launched a program honoring “Ultimate People” – those who have distinguished themselves with service to Community and its Foundation.


Thursday, March 26, 2009 - 12:53pm

The combination of a high-risk pregnancy unit and new neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) are offering unique services for Valley women and children at Community Regional Medical Center in downtown Fresno.

Marci Deck is one such Valley woman. Her triplets were the first to use the new 56-bed, state-of-the-art NICU.


Friday, March 6, 2009 - 12:58pm

MedWatch the TV show is calling for viewers to dust off their cameras and send in a video, e-mail or letter with their home remedy and it may be featured in an upcoming segment.

If you have a home remedy you think could help others, send it to us. We’ll put it to the MedWatch test and a Community Medical Centers doctor will see if it’s “Fact or Fiction.”


Tuesday, March 3, 2009 - 12:59pm

The number of mammography patients seen at Community Medical Center-Oakhurst has almost doubled since the installation of new digital mammography equipment in October.

Digital mammography is similar to traditional mammography, but instead of using X-ray film, digital imaging is used. This allows for a faster procedure, more patient comfort and clearer, more accurate readings.


Thursday, February 26, 2009 - 10:16am

Saving energy also means saving money at Clovis Community Medical Center, where PG&E presented the hospital with a rebate check on Feb. 25 for the hospital’s new high-efficiency boiler system.

The $39,511.88 rebate came as an incentive for PG&E’s Non Residential Retrofit energy efficiency program.