January

News Posts in January, 2011

ALVARADO HOSPITAL UTILIZES TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE QUALITY OF CARE
Jan 29, 2011

Alvarado Hospital in San Diego, California, a facility with more than 450 physicians representing over 40 medical and surgical specialties, leveraged Quantros event reporting technology to improve SCIP Discontinuation of Antibiotics. A recently ...

SUPER BOWL FOOD - AVOID THE BIG PAIN
Jan 28, 2011

Mix one giant football game and screaming fans, with a couple of burgers, an assortment of beverages, chips and dip and what do youhave―a recipe for heartburn. In an effort to ease the pain for heartburn sufferers on "Super Sunday,” ...

NEW MRI PROVIDES IMPROVED IMAGING FOR PATIENTS AND PHYSICIANS
Jan 18, 2011

Alvarado Hospital patients can now benefit from its new, state-of-the-art magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for the evaluation of brain tumors, stroke and musculoskeletal disorders. The new MRI is the final piece of a two-year "technical ...

ALVARADO CELEBRATES 40 YEARS OF SERVING OUR COMMUNITY
Jan 1, 2011

Alvarado Hospital Medical Center staff, physicians and volunteers celebrated 40 years of taking care of its neighbors. Called Alvarado Community Hospital, the facility officially accepted its first patients on Aug. 14, 1972. Since then, it has ...