UPCOMING EVENTSCan You Spot a Stroke? MZTH, Dec 15, 1 to 2 p.m.John Dix, RNLive Stress Free Live Longer and Live Younger JSF, Dec 16, 9:30 to 11 a.m.Kiran Dintyala, MD, Internal MedicineBariatric Surgery Information ACSA, Dec 17, 10 a.m. to noonBobby Bhasker-Rao, MD, General Surgery760-778-5220; registration required. Read MoreHow Can Lung Infections Be Prevented? RWW, Dec 21, noon to 1 p.m.760-773-2031 Read MoreBack and Neck Pain Management in the 21st Century TCW, Dec 21, 5:30 to 6:30 p.mJeff Smith, DO, Physical Medicine and RehabilitationRoadmap to Medicare ACTH, Dec 22, 1 to 3 p.m.Jessie Elmer, Latino Outreach Coordinator, HICAP of Riverside County
CALENDAR KEYMost classes and lectures are free and early registration is recommended. For a full listing of lectures, events, programs and support groups, visit emc.org/calendar. Online registration is available for most events.
- AC Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower
- LL La Quinta Library
- PM The Palms at La Quinta, 45190 Seeley Drive
- The Leapfrog Group the nations leading quality and safety experts has selected Eisenhower Medical Center as one of the nations Top Hospitals for patient care. This coveted recognition is awarded to hospitals for demonstrating excellence in hospital safety and quality as measured through Leapfrogs annual Hospital Survey. This year, Eisenhower Medical Center was one of 25 California hospitals, and the only hospital in Riverside County to receive this prestigious distinction. read more...
Recently, Beckers Hospital Review published its list of 100 hospitals with great orthopedic programs including Eisenhower Medical Center the only Coachella Valley hospital to make the list.
According to Beckers website, the hospitals included on this list are national leaders in orthopedic care, having received recognition for excellence from various publications, industry-leading organizations and accrediting organizations. read more...
Healthcare in the United States can be confusing, especially to international visitors who might experience the need for care while they are here. From urgent care to primary care to elective procedures and imaging, Eisenhower Medical Center has a plan in place to assist our Canadian visitors with navigating Eisenhowers health system. read more...
For nine years, BIGHORN Behind a Miracle (BAM) has supported cancer patients at Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center by providing roundtrip transportation to and from treatment totaling more than 9,000 rides. In the past, transportation services were contracted through an outside vendor. With BAMs very generous donation this year of $850,000, Eisenhower was able to use a portion of this donation to purchase two patient transport vans, dedicated to all cancer patients who need assistance. read more...There are many different reasons why we are compelled to give of our time, our expertise or financially. Often we give because we are moved to do so a kindness, an inspiration, shared wisdom, or the plain fact that our life or the life of a loved one was improved or even saved through the actions of others.Eisenhower Medical Center has a personal history with philanthropy, beginning with the family and friends of W. Clark Swanson, who, in 1961 while playing golf, died of a cerebral hemorrhage. Mr. Swansons family and friends turned their grief into action, raising money and creating a vision to build a hospital of excellence to serve the community and beyond. read more...
Mark your calendars for Eisenhower Wellness Institute and Desert Health’s "Wellness Worth Watching" Movie Series. We will be screening three documentaries that will entertain you, make you think and maybe even motivate you to make some changes. Each screening will be followed by a special practice or experience inspired by the film.
Time: Each event runs from 5:30 to 8 p.m.
Place: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower
Cost: $15. Tickets are available by clicking here or calling 760-610-7360HealthNotes is a publication of Eisenhower Medical Center · © Copyright 2016 All Rights Reserved