Every February we mark the contributions of African Americans during Black History Month. I always paid attention to the contributions of those in healthcare. Their example of persevering spurred me to achieve – and eventually become part of the healthcare team here at Community Medical Centers.
In 2018, I challenge you to make a resolution to give back to your community. This resolution will not only stick, but will bring you and other people happiness.
This month, we celebrated seven years of supporting the families of critically ill or injured patients being treated across the street in one of Community Regional Medical Center’s critical care units.
Man's best friend may also be your best running partner! Read this post for some tips and tools to make running with your furry friend safe and fun for both of you.
Dr. Kenneth D. Bird, M.D., Fresno County Public Health Officer helps debunk some of the biggest flu misconceptions.
We are thrilled to announce the 3 winning tickets for this year’s Vacation Getaway Giveaway - Including a Community Medical Centers Security Employee!
We are overwhelmed by the generosity we’ve witnessed this holiday season. The outpouring support for our organization and other local nonprofits makes us proud to be part of this community. Here are just a few highlights from this holiday season.
Our hospital infection control team and the CDC report that flu season has arrived early – the earliest it’s started in seven years. Find out the symptoms and how to stay healthy this winter.
With so many variations of a lat pull down - how do you know which one is the most effective? Our Fitness Manager Tim Clark breaks down the science behind this popular gym move.
For us, climate change adaptation and mitigation are more than just buzzwords—they represent our commitment to creating a healthier community. Being greener means being more efficient, using resources more prudently, and doing more while using less—all while providing quality patient care.
On #GivingTuesday, donors like you helped us surpass our goal to pay for families to stay at Terry's House this month and beyond.
My son and I participated at the first Surgical Services Open House and had an experience that would come to be invaluable only six months later.
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.
On November 17, we celebrate and recognize World Prematurity Day to raise awareness of this serious health crisis and highlight the lifesaving research and treatments that are available for families.
How does warming up before you workout affect your body? Our Fitness Center Manager breaks down how you should warm up for different workouts and all of the benefits you'll notice.
You hear how important it is to get a good night’s sleep all the time. There are many reasons why sleep is important, but what exactly is going on in your body physiologically and how does a lack of sleep affect how fit you are?
Birney Bears fifth graders spent a day at Community Regional for a fun, hands-on learning experience in several hospital areas—dining and nutrition, operating room, emergency department, laboratory and radiology.
Over the last five years, we've raised nearly $450,000 to support the ongoing operations of Terry’s House and given away some pretty incredible vacations through our raffle - talk about a win-win opportunity! Take a look at this year's incredible Go Places Vacation Getaway Giveaway.
We would like to recognize our facility maintenance, engineering, and construction staff for all they do to optimize our hospital’s physical environment during National Health Care Facilities and Engineering Week, October 22-28, 2017.
Take a sneak peek into a day in the life of our Pharmacist Clinical Specialist Diana Viet from Fresno Heart & Surgical Hospital.
This week is National Sterile Processing Week and Community Medical Centers would like to take a moment to thank every Sterile Processing professional for a job well done!
We would like to take a moment to honor and recognize the amazing work done by our security teams during National Healthcare Security Week, October 9 – 13, 2017.
Thirty-six Community Medical Centers’ employees had their careers helped along thanks to generous donor scholarship programs at Community. I was thrilled to be the emcee at this year’s award ceremony handing out $109,000 in scholarships to students and nurses seeking to further their education – and their careers in nursing.
Learning basic trauma skills may help you save a life while waiting for first responders to arrive. While we hope you never have to use this information, it’s important to be prepared for the unexpected and the most unthinkable events.