News from Eisenhower Medical Center

News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • April 2015
    Calendar - 04/13/2015 - Quit Smoking Now! Series LC760-834-3798 Blood Pressure Screening KBFree, by Appointment Only TU, Apr 21, 10 a.m. to noon760-423-4855 Roadmap to Medicare ACTH, Apr... more
  • March 2015
    Eisenhower Joins Elite Group with Magnet... - 03/13/2015 - Eisenhower Medical Center is proud to announce that it has achieved Magnet® recognition - a designation that indicates nursing professionalism, teamwork and excellence... more
  • February 2015
    Catalan - 11/01/2014 - The absolute fresh quality of everything served at Catalan is reason enough to try this relatively new restaurant. Opened in March 2012, Catalan serves... more
  • January 2015
    The Wonder of Eating Whole Foods - 01/14/2015 - Whole foods live primarily in the fresh fruit and vegetable section of grocery stores and farmer’s markets, and they’re a colorful lot: red, yellow, orange, purple,... more
  • December 2014
    Eisenhower Hosts Modernism Week Event - 12/11/2014 - Eisenhower’s newest Health Center at South Palm Canyon is located in a stunning, refurbished building designed by esteemed mid-century architect Donald Wexler. The... more
  • November 2014
    FIVE Things You Can Do Right Now As Part of Your... - 10/23/2014 - 1. Enjoy a Dairy-Free Smoothie Try delicious almond or coconut milk (unsweetened) in your next fruit smoothie.2. Visit a Favorite FriendArrive with fresh flowers... more
  • October 2014
    November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month - 10/13/2014 - Join us for two  special events: Honoring our Veterans during Lung Cancer Awareness MonthEisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center, in partnership with the Lung Cancer... more
  • September 2014
    When Breast Cancer Returns - 03/06/2014 - “I’m 61, I have metastatic breast cancer, and I’m the happiest I’ve ever been in my life.”You don’t expect to hear those words from someone in Diana Mehrens’ situation.... more
  • August 2014
    Passionate about Breakthroughs in Treating... - 01/01/2014 - With a true fascination for the intricacies of the human body and the heart of a scientist, Elke Jost-Vu, MD, is perfectly suited to treat the patients she sees most... more
  • August SPECIAL Family Medicine Issue
    All In The Family - 03/06/2014 - Family. It’s a theme that suffuses the personal and professional lives of physicians Anne Montgomery, MD, and Glen Stream, MD, who joined Eisenhower Primary Care 365 in... more
  • July 2014
    Calendar - 07/10/2014 - For information call the number listed, or visit emc.org/calendar. Most events require early pre-registration, unless otherwise stated. Cancer Myths and Realities:... more
  • June 2014
    Brain Storm - 01/01/2014 - Andy Alvillar, 43, knew he had a brain tumor for more than a decade. “I was in my early thirties, living in Los Angeles and just wasn’t feeling right,” he recalls.... more
  • May 2014
    Calendar - 05/13/2014 - Exercise: Does It Really Matter? LCLunch and Learn for Breast Cancer Patients and SurvivorsW, May 28, noon to 1:30 p.m.Danielle Meglio, COTA/C, MLD/CDT, Occupational... more
  • April 2014
    5 Things You Can Do Right Now As Part Of Your... - 03/05/2014 - 1.Visit an Art GalleryGive your eyes and your mind something new to absorb. Visit local art galleries often, inquire about upcoming exhibitions and broaden your... more
  • March 2014
    The Eisenhower Center for Family Medicine - 01/01/2014 - If you would like the convenience of having one physician who can care for every member of your family, the Eisenhower Center for Family Medicine is just what the doctor... more
  • February 2014
    Calendar - 02/18/2014 - Breast Cancer Patients and Survivors: Aromatherapy LCLunch and LearnW, Feb 26, noon to 1 p.m.Rosemary Flaherty, RN, BSN, Breast Nurse SpecialistOngoing fourth W monthly... more
  • January 2014
    Thinking Outside the Cereal Box - 09/01/2013 - Let’s face it. Most of us grew up pouring “the most important meal of the day” from a cardboard box, excluding, perhaps, hearty-breakfast types like farmers and... more
  • December 2013
    5 THINGS - 11/01/2013 - 1 . Get a Massage - Treat your body to a relaxing or therapeutic massage. Invite your spouse or a friend to join you at the spa. 2 . Read a New Author - Peruse The... more
  • November 2013
    Eisenhower Auxiliary’s Five Star Gala - 11/01/2013 - Eisenhower Medical Center Auxiliary’s annual fund-raising dinner dance is scheduled for Saturday, December 7 at 6 p.m. at the Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa... more
  • October 2013
    Join Eisenhower Medical Center and Walk for a... - 10/15/2013 - As cooler climates grace the Coachella Valley, the schedule of walking events benefitting local charities and communities is heating up. Participants can gain all the... more
  • September 2013
    September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month - 09/17/2013 - National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month focuses on raising awareness about a disease that is both common and highly treatable. Throughout the month of September,... more
  • August 2013
    Michael’s Pizzeria - 03/01/2013 - Italy has arrived in Rancho Mirage, fresh from the belly of an 850 degree oven — picture a hand-thrown, bubbled crust pizza dressed in tomato, mozzarella, basil and... more
  • July 2013
    Ocean Antics - 03/01/2013 - It happens every year — desert temperatures rise until most of us retreat indoors to exercise. We escape to the gym or the mall or to a pool that’s still cool. Or… we... more
  • June 2013
    Take Me Out To The Ball Game! - 06/13/2013 - Just for Palm Springs Residents: Eisenhower Medical Center is sponsoring a night at Power Baseball for Palm Springs residents on Saturday, July 13!  Please... more
  • May 2013
    Calendar - 05/13/2013 - Health and Fitness: Hand in Hand MZMizell Senior Center SeriesTH, May 23, 1 to 2 p.m.Bruce Bornfleth, MD, Internal Medicine760-834-7956 Cancer and Your Legal Rights... more
  • April 2013
    Eisenhower Medical Center: Committed to the... - 04/16/2013 - From its beginnings more than 40 years ago, Eisenhower Medical Center has grown and evolved alongside the community it serves.  And while today it is admired as an... more
  • March 2013
    Back On His Feet - 03/01/2013 - The pain in his back and leg had gotten so severe that 74-year-old Jay Kepner could barely walk. “Even with a walker, I couldn’t go any distance,” recalls the Bermuda... more
  • February 2013
    Calendar - 02/12/2013 - Eisenhower DOC Spine Center: Spinal Care in the 21st Century ACEisenhower Desert Orthopedic SeriesTU, Feb 19, 5:30 to 7 p.m.David Tahernia, MD and Reginald Fayssoux, MD,... more
  • January 2013
    Everyday Fitness Regimen - 01/01/2013 - Before we had gyms, Zumba®, spin classes and pedestrian boot camp, we had chores — unadorned, everyday basic chores. We trimmed trees and pushed lawnmowers, scrubbed... more
  • December 2012
    Calendar - 12/11/2012 - Group Lifestyle Program for Weight Management LQEisenhower Wellness InstitutePatricia Avila, MD, MPH, Medical Director, Eisenhower Wellness InstituteFour-week... more
  • November 2012
    Canada Fest 2012 - 11/19/2012 - Canada Fest 2012 will be held at the Palm Springs Convention Center on December 8 to 9 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. In celebration of our Canadian friends, Eisenhower... more
  • October 2012
    Watch and Vote for Eisenhower's Pink Glove Video - 10/15/2012 - In support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, hundreds of Eisenhower Medical Center employees, volunteers, physicians, supporters and patients participated in the... more
  • September 2012
    Colorful Foods - 09/13/2012 - Consuming a variety of colorful fruit and vegetables provides the body with a powerhouse of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants that may help protect against... more
  • August 2012
    Back to School Means Back to Sports…and Sports... - 08/01/2012 - Every student who participates in school sports programs is required to have a sports physical exam. Sports physicals offer parents the opportunity to learn about some... more
  • July 2012
    Premier Treatment and Full Spectrum Of Hip... - 07/09/2012 - For anyone struggling with chronic hip pain, the prospect of successful treatment is welcome news. Eisenhower Desert Orthopedic Center (EDOC) offers myriad options for... more
  • June 2012
    Calendar - 06/01/2012 - CancerCare® Live, Interactive Teleconferences LC10:30 to 11:30 a.m.TU, Jun 19: Changing Roles and Responsibilities of Caregivers W, Jun 20: Colorectal Cancer: Progress... more
  • May 2012
    Eisenhower's Executive Physical Program - 05/01/2012 - Eisenhower's Executive Physical Program is a world-class approach to preventive medicine that provides a comprehensive four-hour health evaluation. A range of... more
  • April 2012
    Eisenhower's Healthy Living Resource Center... - 04/15/2012 - The Eisenhower HealthY Living Resource Center, located in Rancho Mirage on the hospital campus in the Kiewit Building, offers a variety of complimentary screenings and... more
  • March 2012
    Honey - 03/01/2012 - The next time you find yourself dodging a bee, reflect upon the miracle of what this tiny creature produces. Once considered food for the gods, reserved for royalty and... more
  • February 2012
    Food to Love - 02/10/2012 - Acqua Pazza may be a difficult name to pronounce or even to remember, but the food they serve is hard to forget. Acqua Pazza has built as fine a reputation for great... more
  • January 2012
    7th Annual Modernism Week - 01/01/2012 - Palm Springs Modernism Week, one of the country’s most popular annual events celebrating mid-century modern design, architecture and culture, is slated for February 16... more
  • December 2011
    A New Standard of Care - 12/01/2011 - Eisenhower Medical Center’s new onsite, 10,000-square-foot gastrointestinal (GI) laboratory focuses on safety, quality, high standards of care, privacy and convenience,... more
  • November 2011
    Boning Up on Metastatic Disease - 11/01/2011 - Breast cancer is the most common site of origin for metastatic disease, or the spread of the disease to the skeleton — most commonly to the spine, pelvis or long bones.... more
  • October 2011
    Upcoming Events - 10/01/2011 - Role of the Hospitalist ACHealthy Night OutW, Oct 19, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.Patricia Avila, MD, Medical Director, Eisenhower Wellness Institute Mehrdad Abbasi, MD, Internal... more