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Huntington Hospital Performs First WATCHMAN™ Left Atrial Appendage Closure to Treat Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

Huntington Hospital Performs First WATCHMAN™ Left Atrial Appendage Closure to Treat Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

July 10, 2018

Last month, Alex Durairaj, MD, medical director of cardiovascular services and Mayer Rashtian, MD, director of electrophysiology, performed Huntington Hospital’s first implant of the FDA-approved WATCHMAN™ Left Atrial Appendage Closure (LAAC) device on a patient with atrial fibrillation (AFib). Huntington Hospital is the only facility in the San Gabriel Valley to offer the WATCHMAN device […]

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Phyllis Mo, DO, Huntington Health Physicians, featured in L.A. Parent Magazine’s January issue

Phyllis Mo, DO, Huntington Health Physicians, featured in L.A. Parent Magazine’s January issue

January 19, 2018

If one of your 2018 resolutions is for you and your family to become more active, this article can help! L.A. Parent Magazine featured Phyllis Mo, DO, Huntington Health Physicians, in an article on family fitness. Taking a walk is the best place to start. “There is light cardio and it also provides a little […]

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Huntington Hospital to cancel/postpone classes, tours, support groups and events due to COVID-19

Huntington Hospital to cancel/postpone classes, tours, support groups and events due to COVID-19

March 12, 2020

NOTE: COVID-19 is a rapidly evolving situation. Check our COVID-19 page for the most up-to-date information. In a preventative effort to reduce exposure of the COVID-19 virus, Huntington Hospital has cancelled all events, tours and classes. Please check our website for updates on when they will be rescheduled. All ortho/joint classes, breast cancer, prostate, lung […]

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Huntington Hospital Earns “A” Grade for Patient Safety in Fall 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

Huntington Hospital Earns “A” Grade for Patient Safety in Fall 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

October 31, 2017

The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit health care ratings organization, today released new Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades. The Safety Grade assigns letter grades of A, B, C, D and F to hospitals nationwide based on their performance in preventing medical errors, infections and other harms. Huntington Hospital was one of 832 awarded an “A” for […]

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U.S. News & World Report Names Huntington Hospital 5th Best Hospital in Los Angeles and 10th Best Hospital in California

U.S. News & World Report Names Huntington Hospital 5th Best Hospital in Los Angeles and 10th Best Hospital in California

July 30, 2019

Huntington Hospital has once again been recognized as a Best Hospital for 2019-2020 Los Angeles and California by U.S. News & World Report. The annual Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 30th year, are designed to assist patients and their doctors in making informed decisions about where to receive care for challenging health conditions or for common […]

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A message from Lori J. Morgan, MD, MBA, President and CEO, Huntington Hospital

A message from Lori J. Morgan, MD, MBA, President and CEO, Huntington Hospital

May 7, 2020

To our valued patients, friends, colleagues, partners, and community members: Given all that our community – and state, nation and world – has been through over the past couple of months, I wanted to share some of the remarkable stories about Huntington and our greater community that have emerged from everyone’s heroic response to the […]

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Congratulations to April’s DAISY Award winner, Rachel Klitzner, RN

Congratulations to April’s DAISY Award winner, Rachel Klitzner, RN

June 17, 2019

As a designated Magnet hospital, Huntington Hospital is a recognized leader in nursing excellence. Every day, our nurses go above and beyond for our patients, and we are proud to recognize them for their efforts. Huntington Hospital’s April DAISY Award winner, Rachel Klitzner, RN, was nominated by a patient who wrote the following: “Rachel was […]

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How the Community Can Help Huntington Hospital

How the Community Can Help Huntington Hospital

March 24, 2020

NOTE: COVID-19 is a rapidly evolving situation. Check our COVID-19 page for the most up-to-date information. Donations support our healthcare providers access to critical supplies. We are grateful for the offers of assistance that have poured in since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. If you’d like to help support our healthcare providers at Huntington […]

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U.S. News & World Report Names Huntington Hospital 5th Best Hospital in Los Angeles and 10th Best Hospital in California

U.S. News & World Report Names Huntington Hospital 5th Best Hospital in Los Angeles and 10th Best Hospital in California

August 14, 2018

Huntington Hospital has once again been recognized as a Best Hospital for 2018-19 Los Angeles and California by U.S. News & World Report. The annual Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 29th year, are designed to assist patients and their doctors in making informed decisions about where to receive care for challenging health conditions or […]

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