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ALVARADO'S CANCER PROGRAM RECEIVES COMMENDATION
Feb 13, 2013

The Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons has granted a Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation to Alvarado Hospital's Community Cancer Program. This is a renewal of the current accreditation. Facilities, such as Alvarado ...

"SEX IN OUR CITY - VALENTINE'S EDITION"
Feb 13, 2013

Alvarado Hospital hosted its popular "Sex and the City" seminar in celebration of Valentine's day in February 2013. The evening was hosted by nationally renowned sexual medicine expert Dr. Irwin Goldstein and therapist Dr. Rose ...

OUTPATIENT REHABILITATION THERAPY OFFERS FULL SPECTRUM OF SERVICES CLOSE TO HOME
Jan 18, 2013

The San Diego Rehabilitation Institute at Alvarado Hospital offers a highly trained staff of physical, occupational and speech therapists who treat orthopedic, neurologic, vestibular and pelvic floor conditions. “San Diego Rehabilitation ...

10 TIPS TO LOSE THE HOLIDAY BULGE
Dec 1, 2012

1. Don’t skip meals to lose weight. Skipping meals leads to overeating at the next meal. 2. Keep a stash of healthy snacks when hunger strikes, such as fruit, low-fat yogurt, string cheese, cottage cheese, veggies, popcorn or whole grain ...

AVOID HOLIDAY MISHAPS WHILE STRINGING CHRISTMAS LIGHTS
Dec 1, 2012

Trying to open gifts with a cast on your arm can put some coal in your holiday season. Each holiday period, emergency room physicians see a similar pattern―men in particular coming in with broken shoulders, arms and hips from falling off ladders and ...

HARVEST HAPPENINGS - A EVENING OF HEALTH & WELLNESS
Nov 15, 2012

Join Us for an Evening of Free Food, Giveaways, Lectures and Health Info - November 15, 2012 We are thankful to be your neighborhood healthcare provider for the last 40 years. To show our commitment to your health, we invite you to an evening of free ...

RENOWNED ARTIST DONATES ARTWORK TO ALVARADO REHAB GOLF EVENT
Oct 15, 2012

Charles Fazzino, one of the most popular and highly collected pop artists of all time, donatED a piece of artwork (pictured here) specifically designed for the Rehab Golf Classic and the San Diego community as part of Alvarado Hospital’s ...

PHYSICALLY CHALLENGED GOLFERS MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN SAN DIEGO
Oct 11, 2012

San Diego's only adaptive golf tournament was held Oct. 11, 2012, at the Riverwalk Golf Club. Sponsored by the San Diego Rehabilitation Institute at Alvarado Hospital, this one-of-a-kind event pairs physically challenged golfers with able-bodied ...

PRIME HEALTHCARE ACQUIRES SECOND PENNSYLVANIA HOSPITAL
Oct 3, 2012

Prime Healthcare Services announced on Oct. 3, 2012, that it has completed the purchase of Lower Bucks Hospital, a 156-bed acute care hospital located in Bristol, Pennsylvania. This is Prime Healthcare’s second acquisition in Pennsylvania. ...

11 ALVARADO PHYSICIANS NAMED "TOP DOCTORS" IN SAN DIEGO
Oct 1, 2012

Alvarado Hospital Medical Center has 13 physicians in several specialties named "Top Doctors" in the annual San Diego Magazine "Physicians of Exceptional Excellence" survey done collaboratively with the San Diego County Medical ...

PRIME ACQUIRES DALLAS MEDICAL CENTER IN TEXAS
Sep 26, 2012

Prime Healthcare Services announced Sept. 26, 2012, that it purchased Dallas Medical Center, located in Dallas, Texas. Dallas Medical Center is a 155-bed full service acute care hospital, located in the North Dallas suburb of Farmers Branch. Services ...

BLUE SHIELD PATIENTS CAN NOW ACCESS ALVARADO HOSPITAL SERVICES
Aug 1, 2012

Alvarado Hospital Medical Center is pleased to announce a new contract with Blue Shield of California effective Aug. 1, 2012. This means that Blue Shield HMO, PPO, POS, EPO and SENIOR patients have access to Alvarado Hospital services and programs.

LAURA GILBERT NAMED MARKETING PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR
Jul 30, 2012

Laura Gilbert, regional marketing director of Alvarado Hospital Medical Center, Paradise Valley Hospital and Bayview Behavioral Health, was chosen as the 2012 Marketing Professional of the Year by the San Diego Business Journal. The award recognizes, ...

POPULAR "SEX AND THE CITY" TEA PARTY A SUCCESS
Jun 17, 2012

Alvarado Hospital is one of the first hospitals in the country to open a hospital-based sexual medicine program, recognizing that sexual health plays a vital role in overall hearth. World-renowend Irwin Goldstein, MD, is the medical director of the ...

TEXAS-BASED HOSPITAL JOINS PRIME HEALTHCARE SYSTEM
Jun 1, 2012

Prime Healthcare Services, based in Ontario, Calif., announced on June 1, 2012, that it has completed a transaction to acquire Pampa Regional Medical Center, located in Pampa, Texas, from Signature Hospital Corporation, based in Houston, Texas. ...

ALVARADO HOSPITAL NAMES ITS 2012 NURSES OF THE YEAR
May 21, 2012

Karen Lakota, RN, ICU, Nurse Mentor Karen Lakota, RN, is the 2012 Nursing Mentor of the Year at Alvarado Hospital for her dedication to training the next generation of nurses and providing compassionate bedside care for more than 30 years. Teaching ...

DR. PREM REDDY NAMED AMONG MOST INFLUENTIAL PHYSICIAN EXECUTIVES IN NATION
Apr 30, 2012

Prem Reddy, MD, chairman, president and CEO of Prime Healthcare Services, has been named to Modern Healthcare’s prestigious list of the "50 Most Influential Physician Executives” for 2012. Prime Healthcare is the parent organization ...

PRIME HEALTHCARE FOUNDER PREM REDDY, MD, HONORED BY SAN DIEGO BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS
Apr 30, 2012

Prem Reddy, MD, founder, president and CEO of Prime Healthcare Services, was honored by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego at the Club’s 50th Annual Golden Achievement Awards Dinner for his philanthropic contributions. Alvarado ...

GIVING BACK: THE DR. PREM REDDY STORY
Apr 25, 2012

As young Prem Reddy walked to school through the rice paddies of rural India, he dreamed big. Undaunted by the lack of electricity and potable water, he was first in his family to go onto college, and later he and his wife immigrated to the United ...

PRIME HEALTHCARE ACQUIRES ITS FIRST NEVADA-BASED HOSPITAL
Mar 30, 2012

Prime Healthcare Services announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center, located in Reno, from Dignity Health (formerly known as Catholic Healthcare West). The transaction is ...

WINDMILL FARMS AND ALVARADO TEAM UP FOR "HEART MATTERS"
Mar 15, 2012

Alvarado Hospital and Windmill Farms Team Up for a Heart Healthy Neighborhood! Alvarado Hospital partnered with Windmill Farms to host "Heart Matters," on March 15, 2012. This free community event included heart-healthy cooking ...

ALVARADO HOSPITAL EARNS GOLD SEAL OF APPROVAL FOR STROKE REHAB
Mar 9, 2012

Alvarado Hospital’s stroke rehabilitation program has earned the Gold Seal of Approval™ for Stroke Rehabilitation from The Joint Commission, which is the second time the hospital's program has received this prestigious designation. ...

DON'T LOSE SLEEP OVER DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME
Mar 8, 2012

Alvarado Hospital Expert Offers Tips for Adjusting to the Time Change With daylight saving time just around the corner, moving our clocks forward one hour also means losing one hour of sleep. To some this may mean complaints of fatigue, memory ...

PRIME HEALTHCARE ACQUIRES ROXBOROUGH MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
Feb 22, 2012

Prime Healthcare Services announced iin February 2012 that it has acquired Roxborough Memorial Hospital, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from Solis Healthcare. Roxborough Memorial is an award-winning 140-bed acute care hospital that serves the ...

STAY FIT AND AVOID SPORTS INJURIES
Jan 25, 2012

Advice For Weekend Warriors to Extreme Sports Enthusiasts Alvarado Hospital hosted a community event to help weekend warriors and sports enthusiasts alike learn how to stay fit and avoid sports injuries on Jan. 25, 2012. The seminar presented was ...

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