2016

Blog Posts in 2016

MEDIA ADVISORY: ONE-OF-A-KIND GOLF TOURNAMENT SHOWCASES GOLF AS THERAPY FOR SURVIVORS

MEDIA ADVISORY Randy Jones Joins Our One-of-a-Kind Golf Tournament Pairs Abled-bodied Golfers from Community/Physicians with Neurologically and/or Physically Challenged Golfers TODAY TODAY, SEPT. 15, ...
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DR. PREM REDDY ONCE AGAIN RECOGNIZED AMONG THE MOST INFLUENTIAL HEALTHCARE LEADERS IN THE NATION

Prem Reddy, MD, FACC, FCCP, Chairman, President and CEO of Prime Healthcare, has once again been named to Modern Healthcare' s prestigious list of the "100 Most Influential People in ...
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The New Pink Pill: Helping Women Ignite Their Sexual Interest

As the internationally renowned leader of the first hospital-based sexual medicine program in the country, Dr. Goldstein is dedicated to bringing real solutions to men and women alike who struggle ...
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Mayo Clinic Proceedings on Hypogonadism

Mayo Clinic Proceedings recently published an important article on men’s health and testosterone. The Sexual Medicine Society of North America (SMSNA) assembled a panel of ...
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IN-PATIENT REHAB RECOMMENDED OVER NURSING HOMES FOR STROKE REHAB

For the first time, guidelines have been developed by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for rehabilitation after a stroke and released in May 2016. "Previous guidelines ...
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ALVARADO ACHIEVES 4 STARS IN NEW GOVERNMENT RATING SYSTEM

Alvarado Hospital achieved four stars in the new government “Overall Hospital Quality Star Ratings,” which were released July 27, 2016, on the Hospital Compare website. Alvarado was one of ...
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Dr. Reddy in Conversation with The Advisory Board's Managing Director, Eric Larsen

We are pleased to share this Q & A featuring Dr. Reddy and Prime Healthcare and the Managing Director of the Advisory Board. The Advisory Board is a prestigious healthcare advisory organization ...
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ALVARADO PHYSICIAN CO-AUTHORS IMPORTANT TESTOSTERONE STUDY PUBLISHED BY MAYO CLINIC

On June 21, 2016, Mayo Clinic Proceedings published an important article on men’s health and testosterone. In 2015 the FDA compelled label changes for all testosterone products marketed in the ...
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ALVARADO DESIGNATED AMONG AMERICA'S 100 BEST HOSPITALS FOR SPINE SURGERY IN 2016

Alvarado Hospital was recognized among America’s 100 Best™ for Spine Surgery in 2016. This is the third year in a row Alvarado Hospital has received this distinction from Healthgrades. ...
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ALVARADO NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED FOR LOW RATE OF SERIOUS COMPLICATIONS

Alvarado Hospital was recognized for being one of 49 hospitals nationally to have the lowest proportion of serious medical errors per hospital discharge, according to Becker’s Infection Control ...
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ALVARADO HOSPITAL NAMED AMONG TOP 5% IN NATION FOR PATIENT SAFETY IN 2016

Hospital Named among Top 5% in Nation for Patient Safety and Clinical Excellence in 2016 Alvarado Hospital was recognized as being among the top 5% in the nation for patient safety by Healthgrades. ...
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PRIME HEALTHCARE HAS MORE PATIENT SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARDS THAN ANY OTHER HEALTH SYSTEM

All Prime Healthcare Hospitals in California Awarded Prime Healthcare has achieved national recognition by having more 2016 Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award recipients than any other ...
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SEX IN OUR CITY SEMINAR BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND

Alvarado Hospital's popular Sex in Our City will be held Thursday, May 5, 2016, and feature a dinner, dessert and discussion for women only. Led by internationally renowned Dr. Irwin Goldstein and ...
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DR. PREM REDDY ONCE AGAIN RECOGNIZED AMONG THE MOST INFLUENTIAL PHYSICIAN EXECUTIVES AND LEADERS IN THE NATION

(Ontario, CA, April 6, 2016) – Prem Reddy, MD, FACC, FCCP, Chairman, President and CEO of Prime Healthcare Services, has been named to Modern Healthcare’s prestigious list of the “50 ...
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NEW NON-SURGICAL BELLY BALLOON FOR WEIGHT LOSS NOW OFFERED IN SAN DIEGO

A new FDA-approved procedure is now being offered in San Diego for weight-loss. The gastric "belly" balloon is a non-surgical, outpatient procedure that has been shown to be up to three ...
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NEW OUTPATIENT SLEEP APNEA TREATMENT NOW OFFERED IN SAN DIEGO AT ALVARADO

A new outpatient treatment for adults with sleep apnea may help ensure a better night's sleep without the use of a mask or invasive surgery. The FDA-approved therapy called Inspire is now offered ...
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ALVARADO NAMED AMONG NATION'S TOP 5% FOR CLINICAL EXCELLENCE IN 2016

Alvarado Hospital was ranked among the top 5% in the nation for clinical excellence by Healthgrades for the third year in a row. Alvarado was differentiated from other hospitals in 2016 for overall ...
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2016 SEX IN OUR CITY SCHEDULED FOR FEB. 18

Alvarado Hospital's popular Sex in Our City will be held Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016, and feature dinner, dessert and discussion for women only. Led by internationally renowned Dr. Irwin Goldstein and ...
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2016 RESOLUTIONS - SURGICAL WEIGHT-LOSS OPTIONS

If your New Year's Resolution for 2016 is to lose weight-- join us at our next free seminar "Surgical Weight Loss: Is it Right for Me?” on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, at 6 p.m. The seminar ...
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