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NEWS / ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Motorcycle accident doesn’t slow down Donald Speed’s positive attitude 

    Posted 09/01/2016

    Donald Speed, Jr. will never forget his 21st birthday. That was the day he received a 3-wheeled motorcycle. But birthday excitement soon turned to panic as he was driving to his girlfriend’s house and the power steering went out, the wheel locked up, and he had to slam on the brakes of the 3...

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  • Ofelia’s Story – Beating the odds of cancer 

    Posted 08/22/2016

    Being diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer didn’t stop Ofelia from beating the odds. It’s been 5 years since Ofelia was diagnosed - check out her journey.

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  • Community’s advanced cardiac sonography training is nation’s first accredited program 

    Posted 08/12/2016

    Community Regional Medical Center is the first in nation to receive accreditation to train advanced cardiac sonographers, who will be able to extend the reach of cardiologists, much like nurse practitioners do for physicians.

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  • Wells Fargo makes first gift for cancer center 

    Posted 07/01/2016

    With its grant of $75,000 to Community Medical Centers, Wells Fargo Central Valley has become the first major donor to the regional cancer treatment and research center to be built on the Clovis Community campus.

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  • Patient Experience Awards 

    Posted 05/23/2016

    Clovis Community Medical Center and Fresno Heart & Surgical Hospital both earned Healthgrades® Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ for delivering care in a way that patients consistently say is amazing. The recognition puts the two Community Medical Centers’ hospitals in the top...

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  • Multi-year, multi-phase expansion starts with pediatrics 

    Posted 05/09/2016

    The Valley’s population is projected to increase nearly 18% over the next decade and 36% by 2036 – nearly twice as fast as California is estimated to grow. Most of that population growth in our region is expected among seniors 75 to 80 years old and those living past 100, a group more...

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  • Design work begins for $65 million cancer center 

    Posted 05/04/2016

    This week the Community Medical Centers Board of Trustees authorized architectural design and other preconstruction work for a regional cancer treatment and research center — the first of its kind in the San Joaquin Valley.   The center will be designed to serve the entire Community...

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Community at Work

  • Do you know the signs of a stroke? Think FAST.

    Do you know the signs of a stroke? Think FAST.

    09/13/2016

    Local interior design company owner Kay Garabedian got lucky the evening a large clot lodged in her brain. Lucky her good friend and business partner was there and knew the signs of a stroke. Lucky she got to a hospital right away. And lucky that first hospital sent her to Community Regional Medical...

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  • Community’s advanced cardiac sonography training is nation’s first accredited program

    08/12/2016

    Community Regional Medical Center is the first in nation to receive accreditation to train advanced cardiac sonographers, who will be able to extend the reach of cardiologists, much like nurse practitioners do for physicians.

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  • Attacking Parkinsons where it lives

    09/10/2016

    ​In 2007 medical researchers looking at Fresno, Tulare and Kings Counties found an increased risk for Parkinson’s disease for those who lived and worked in agricultural areas sprayed with pesticides and especially for those on well water. The Central Valley has the highest rates of Parkinson...

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  • Putting all the pieces together to bring expert neuroscience care closer to home

    09/12/2016

    Patients who once traveled to the Bay Area or Los Angeles for brain and spine specialists have found that expertise at Community Regional Medical Center. Over the past six years Community has committed the resources to quadruple the number neurosurgeons from 3 to 13 and open a 20-bed neuro intensive...

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