Every day, Community Regional caregivers get effusive praise and thank you from their patients written on the interactive TV/computer portals in each room. But they were delighted to learn those same patients are also singing the hospital’s praises weeks later when independent surveyors call to find out about their hospital experience.
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 Center, which had the expertise and technology to remove the clot from her brain.
What do the Fresno Madera Medical Society (FMMS), the California Medical Society (CMA), the Health Officers Association of California, and the American Lung Association all have in common? They and many other health organizations have issued statements about the threat that climate change poses to human health, and the need for health care providers and other leaders to address this problem.
Hey there! It’s Claire again.
For those of you that read my first blog post, you will recall my friends and I created a "dinner club" (much cooler than the Breakfast Club) where we meet for dinner every other month to catch up with each other and make it a point to hang out in the midst of our busy lives. But my goal in creating this dinner club was to also create a...