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Huntington Hospital Announces January’s DAISY Award Winner, Christina Shafer, RN

Huntington Hospital Announces January’s DAISY Award Winner, Christina Shafer, RN

March 1, 2018

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. The DAISY Award was established by The DAISY Foundation in memory of J. Patrick Barnes. The Barnes family was awestruck […]

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Crescenta Valley High School Students Visit Huntington Hospital to Learn the Latest in Cardiology

Crescenta Valley High School Students Visit Huntington Hospital to Learn the Latest in Cardiology

February 28, 2018

Crescenta Valley High School students visit Huntington Hospital to learn the latest in cardiology On February 21, students from Crescenta Valley High School visited Huntington Hospital as part of the American Heart Association’s (AHA) STEM Goes Red program. STEM Goes Red is a year-long engagement program which gives high school junior and senior girls the […]

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Alex Durairaj, MD, Medical Director of Cardiovascular Services, Featured in the February issue of Business Life Magazine

Alex Durairaj, MD, Medical Director of Cardiovascular Services, Featured in the February issue of Business Life Magazine

February 23, 2018

Huntington Hospital’s Alex Durairaj, MD, medical director of cardiovascular services, was recently featured in the February issue of Business Life Magazine. In the article, entitled “Healthy Hearts,” Dr. Durairaj shares that Huntington Hospital provides over 2,000 catheterizations and electrophysiology procedures, and 42,000 non-invasive cardiac diagnostic procedures each year. Click here to read the full article […]

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Huntington Hospital Babies “Go Red” for Heart Month

Huntington Hospital Babies “Go Red” for Heart Month

February 12, 2018

Huntington Hospital has collaborated with the American Heart Association (AHA) to provide every baby born at the hospital this month with a red onesie and hat as a symbol of heart health and encouragement for a healthy future. These special hats were knitted and crocheted by volunteers from around the Los Angeles area through AHA’s […]

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Huntington Hospital Employees “Go Red” for Heart Month

Huntington Hospital Employees “Go Red” for Heart Month

February 6, 2018

Huntington Hospital, in partnership with the American Heart Association (AHA), is celebrating Heart Month in February. On Friday, February 2, hospital employees, volunteers, physicians and friends gathered at the hospital entrance for National Wear Red Day®, uniting with millions of people across the country to help raise awareness about heart disease in women. According to […]

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Phil Simon Clinic’s Tanzania Project departs for 11th trip to Africa

Phil Simon Clinic’s Tanzania Project departs for 11th trip to Africa

February 5, 2018

The Phil Simon Clinic Tanzania Project team departed for their 11th trip to Africa on Saturday! Kimberly Shriner, MD, director, Phil Simon Clinic, and a team of 60 volunteers will provide clinical care, education, psychosocial support and infrastructure assistance in Arusha, Tanzania. Since their first trip in 2002, more than 120 of our employees and […]

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Huntington Hospital Announces Returning Board Members

Huntington Hospital Announces Returning Board Members

February 1, 2018

Huntington Hospital announced today the election of two members to its board of directors, effective January 1, 2018. Louise Henry Bryson and Robert Y. Yu have been elected as returning board members. “The healthcare industry is constantly changing, particularly for nonprofit hospitals,” said Lori J. Morgan, MD, MBA, president and CEO, Huntington Hospital. “Louise and […]

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Huntington Senior Care Network (SCN) to host Early Memory Loss Conference on February 17

Huntington Senior Care Network (SCN) to host Early Memory Loss Conference on February 17

January 29, 2018

If you or someone you know is experiencing problems with thinking or memory, please join us for the Early Memory Loss Conference, presented in partnership with Alzheimer’s Greater Los Angeles. The event will be held Saturday, February 17, 2018 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. in the Braun Auditorium, Huntington Hospital, 100 W. California Blvd., […]

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Huntington Hospital Named to 2017 List of Top 100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs

Huntington Hospital Named to 2017 List of Top 100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs

January 16, 2018

Becker’s Healthcare has named Huntington Hospital to the 2017 edition of its list “100 hospitals and health systems with great neurosurgery and spine programs. The organizations featured on the list have extensive neuroscience and spine programs, providing treatment and cutting edge research into neurosurgical disorders. Many hospitals and health systems featured have earned top honors […]

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