This week on MedWatch Today – Watch Birney Elementary students get a taste of what a career in healthcare is really like, take a look at how Community’s Home Health Department helps patients in their own homes and more.
Four longtime UCSF Fresno faculty members were honored this past week by their peers at the Fresno Madera Medical Society’s annual awards gala.
Community Regional Medical Center’s catheterization (cath) lab recently earned full accreditation for percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) by Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence™ (ACE™). Cardiac cath is a procedure that examines how well the heart is working by inserting a thin tube into a large blood vessel that leads to the heart.
When I found out that Community was offering free Stop the Bleed training courses to all of its employees, I signed up immediately and rallied a few of my colleagues to join as well. Who doesn’t enjoy a little team bonding while learning to save lives?
In keeping with Community’s mission to serve the region’s most vulnerable, we are pleased to announce the launch of our annual children’s book drive, Fill the Stocking with Books. We are collecting new or gently used books for newborns to age 12 from November 20 through December 22, 2017.