2019

News Posts in 2019

Alvarado Hospital Celebrates Opening of New Emergency Department
Nov 8, 2019

Alvarado Hospital is celebrating the opening of its new emergency department with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday morning, December 5, starting at 11 AM. The public is invited to see a modern, fully-equipped emergency department up close right ...

Alvarado Named Great Community Hospital Second Consecutive Year
Aug 30, 2019

Alvarado Hospital has been recognized, once again, by Becker’s Hospital Review as one of the “ 100 Great Community Hospitals ” for 2019. This is the second year in a row that the hospital has been so recognized. Alvarado, a 306-bed ...

Alvarado Hospital Volunteers Department: Helping in More Ways Than One
Aug 16, 2019

The Alvarado Hospital volunteers are an invaluable resource. Aside from being the friendly face of the hospital greeting visitors at the front lobby, they help us complete the odd jobs and tasks that allow us to excel at our jobs. But there is ...

Focus on Fiber
Aug 8, 2019

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Register Now for the SoCal Rehab Golf Classic!
Aug 6, 2019

Register now for this year’s SoCal Rehab Golf Classic, the only tournament in San Diego that pairs able-bodied golfers with the physically-challenged. This year marks the 18th year since its inception. “It’s such a wonderful event! ...

ALVARADO RECOGNIZED FOR PATIENT SAFETY EXCELLENCE
May 20, 2019

Alvarado Hospital Medical Center has been recognized by two national quality ratings organizations for excellence in patient safety. The Leapfrog Group’s Spring 2019 awards, announced earlier this month, handed Alvarado Hospital an ...

Fall Prevention and Quality of Life
Mar 6, 2019

Falls can be a threat to our quality of life for older adults age 60 and older. However, falls can be prevented if your risk of falls can be identified. Outpatient Therapy Services at Alvarado Hospital’s San Diego Rehabilitation Institute are ...