News from Eisenhower Medical Center

News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • June 2015
    The Foot and Ankle - 11/01/2014 - From the day we take our first steps as toddlers, our feet and ankles begin their often overlooked role as key players in our daily lives. We work them hard — running,... more
  • May 2015
    Calendar - 05/13/2015 - For information or registration, call the number listed, or visit emc.org/calendar. Most events require early pre-registration, unless otherwise stated. Quit Smoking... more
  • April 2015
    Calendar - 04/09/2015 - Quit Smoking Now! Series LC760-834-3798 Blood Pressure Screening — Free, by Appointment Only KBTU, Apr 21, 10 a.m. to noon760-423-4855 20 Ways to Lose 20 Pounds LQW,... more
  • March 2015
    CALENDAR - 03/16/2015 - Roadmap to Medicare ACEisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource CenterTH, Mar 26, 2 to 4 p.m. Ricardo Gonzalez, Outreach Coordinator, HICAP of Riverside... more
  • February 2015
    calendar - central - 02/18/2015 - Quit Smoking Now! Series LC760-834-3798 Eating Healthy for Your Heart ACEisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource CenterTU, Feb 24, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cari... more
  • January 2015
    Canadians Welcome! - 01/14/2015 - Health care 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... 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
    Eisenhower Wound Care Center - 10/24/2014 - A Dynamic, Comprehensive Approach to Healing         Imagine having a wound that won’t heal for months, even years. For an estimated... more
  • October 2014
    Eisenhower’s Five Star Gala - Reserve your ticket... - 10/14/2014 - Each year, the Eisenhower Medical Center Auxiliary presents the Eisenhower Five Star Gala -- this year on December 6 at the Renaissance Esmeralda Indian Wells... 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
    The Complexities of the Rotator Cuff - 01/01/2014 - Every year thousands of Americans are stricken with shoulder pain due to an injury involving the rotator cuff. Whether you are an athlete, weekend warrior or even if you... more
  • August SPECIAL Family Medicine Issue
    Eisenhower Receives Two Nationally Recognized... - 07/11/2014 - Eisenhower Medical Center is proud to be the recent  recipient of two nationally recognized distinctions, namely:1.  Earlier this year, Eisenhower Medical... more
  • July 2014
    Eisenhower Among Nation’s "Most Wired" Hospitals... - 07/09/2014 - For the third year in a row, Eisenhower Medical Center remains the only Coachella Valley hospital to be named to Hospitals & Health Networks magazine’s prestigious... more
  • June 2014
    Calendar - 06/11/2014 - For information call the number listed, or visit emc.org/calendar. Most events require early pre-registration, unless otherwise stated. Quit Smoking Now! Series... more
  • May 2014
    Eisenhower Embraces the Summer Months - 05/13/2014 - As the temperature increases and the valley’s population decreases, we know that the summer months are before us.  At Eisenhower, summer is not a time of... more
  • April 2014
    The Sweet Tooth Dilemma - 03/05/2014 - Have you ever searched your kitchen for something sweet to eat, knowing that you recently tossed out the blatantly sugar-laden treats in your pantry? Feeling desperate,... more
  • March 2014
    Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes - 03/14/2014 - For nearly two decades, the Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes® has educated thousands interested in learning more about a disease the World Health Organization has... more
  • February 2014
    Upcoming Special Events - 02/18/2014 - Open House at the Barbara Sinatra Center for Abused Children will be on Sunday, February 23 from 11:30 am to 1 pm. Free; no reservations required; open... more
  • January 2014
    Protect Yourself and Our Community from the Flu - 01/30/2014 - Eisenhower Medical Center is asking community members to kindly comply with the following recommendations through approximately March 31, 2014: If a loved one is in... more
  • December 2013
    First-Ever Wellness Matters Speaker Series Begins... - 12/12/2013 - Eisenhower Medical Center understands that wellness matters to all Coachella Valley residents. Which is why the valley’s only not-for-profit hospital is launching their... more
  • November 2013
    Calendar - West - 11/12/2013 - Quit Smoking Now! Series LC760-834-3798; call for information. Women and Heart Disease ACTU, Nov 26, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.Sunny Vendiola, MD, Family Medicine760-568-1234 ... more
  • October 2013
    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month - 10/15/2013 - New Technology Elevates Breast Cancer Detection at EisenhowerOne of Only Four Hospitals in California to Offer Advanced Diagnostic ToolFor women facing even the... more
  • September 2013
    Breast-Imaging — Seeing Inside The Clouds - 03/01/2013 - In the world of breast imaging, dense breasts present the most difficult problems in detecting cancer. Standard mammography equipment often cannot detect cancer lesions... more
  • August 2013
    DOCTOR, DOCTOR - 11/01/2012 - Health care experts agree that patients should have an ongoing relationship with a primary care physician, usually an internist or family medicine doctor who can help... more
  • July 2013
    Calendar - 07/12/2013 - Smoking Cessation Series LC760-834-3798; call for series information and cost. Pre-Diabetes and Diabetes Education — FreeThird M of month, 5:15 to 6:15 p.m.... more
  • June 2013
    Calendar - 06/12/2013 - $ Smoking Cessation Series LC760-834-3798; call for series information. Food Frauds That Cause Havoc with Your Diet ACM, Jun 17, 1 to 2 p.m.Eisenhower Registered... more
  • May 2013
    Calendar - 05/13/2013 - Cancer and Your Legal Rights LCLunch and Learn With the ExpertsW, Jun 5, noon to 1:30 p.m.Anya Prince, Attorney-at-Law, Cancer Legal Resource Center760-834-3798; light... more
  • April 2013
    Calendar - 04/15/2013 - Peripheral Neuropathy ACHealthy Night OutW, Apr 24, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.Mark Bouffard IV, MD, Physical Medicine/Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine760-568-1234. $8 for... 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
    Palm Springs Area Events Not to Miss! - 02/13/2013 - Village FestLook for the Eisenhower Medical Center's booth on the first and third Thursdays.  Come meet area physicians and nurses! The CenterEisenhower Medical... more
  • January 2013
    Three Special Events at Eisenhower Medical Center! - 01/16/2013 - 7th Annual Leonore Annenberg LectureMonday, January 28 from 3 - 4:30 p.m. Annenberg Center for Health Sciences in Rancho Mirage on the Eisenhower Medical Center... 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
    Calendar - 11/15/2012 - Great Living Starts Here Series TC TH, 1 to 2 p.m.Dec 6: Savvy Grocery Shopping Tips: Butter or Margarine? Dec 13:  Light Holiday Eating  Barbra Sassower,... more
  • October 2012
    Calendar - 10/15/2012 - Medicare, Part D — Prescription Drug Plans ACM, Oct 22, 2 to 3 p.m.Barbara Smith, LVN, and Susan Heggie, Manager, Eisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource... more
  • September 2012
    On The Other Side Of Pain - 03/01/2012 - At 28 years old, Jennifer Fettig should have been enjoying an active life working as a nurse and living in the beautiful seaside city of San Diego. Instead, she was... more
  • August 2012
    5 Things - 08/13/2012 - Notice NatureTake a moment to look at the sky, the clouds, the incredible mountains…even the smallest desert wildflowers in this beautiful Valley. Read Before... more
  • July 2012
    Inpatient Rehabilitation Center Receives... - 07/09/2012 - Eisenhower Inpatient Rehabilitation Center is proud to announce that it has received a three-year accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation... more
  • June 2012
    Sports Medicine - 06/12/2012 - Historically, Sports Medicine has been synonymous with sideline orthopedic surgeons rushing to the aid of a football player, tennis star or golf great. But in recent... more
  • May 2012
    Eat Your Greens - 05/10/2012 - Greens for breakfast, greens for lunch, greens for dinner, and green smoothies just about any time — at Palm Greens Café in Palm Springs, the marriage of greens and... more
  • April 2012
    Calendar - 04/15/2012 - Total Ankle Replacement and Advanced Foot/Ankle Reconstruction LQEisenhower Desert Orthopedic Center Series TH, April 19, 5:30 to 7 p.m.David Friscia, MD, Orthopedic... more
  • March 2012
    Masters Swim Program - 03/01/2012 - Looking for a no-impact, refreshing way to get fit? Consider the Masters Swim Program available through the Family YMCA of the Desert at the new Palm Desert Aquatic... more
  • February 2012
    Comprehensive, Compassionate Care - 02/10/2012 - What’s in a name? When it comes to the Center for Geropsychiatry at Eisenhower Medical Center, this clinical moniker doesn’t do justice to the compassionate and... 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
    TEA - 12/01/2011 - Tea is the most widely consumed beverage in the world. With more than 3,000 variations, it can be daunting for novice drinkers to know where to start. However, with the... more
  • November 2011
    Health Notes Calendar - 01/01/2011 - For a complete Calendar of Events and Lectures, click here. AC - Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower Medical CenterLC - Lucy Curi Cancer Center at... more
  • October 2011
    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month - 10/01/2011 - Topics ranging from reducing the risks of breast cancer to breast reconstruction after mastectomy will be the focus of Eisenhower Medical Center’s FREE community... more