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Huntington Hospital Hosts 5th Annual Shine a Light on Lung Cancer

Huntington Hospital Hosts 5th Annual Shine a Light on Lung Cancer

November 27, 2017

On November 19, Huntington Hospital hosted a lighting ceremony as part of a national campaign to raise awareness for lung cancer. The ceremony was attended by over 90 lung cancer patients and family members as well as hospital administration, staff and physicians from Huntington’s lung cancer program. The program included remarks by Robbin Cohen, MD, […]

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Huntington Hospital Hosts Mobile Intensive Care Training for LA County Nurses

Huntington Hospital Hosts Mobile Intensive Care Training for LA County Nurses

November 22, 2017

Recently, Jenny Van Slyke, RN, pre-hospital care coordinator, Huntington Hospital, and Lyn Riley, RN, held a mobile intensive care nurse (MICN) development course for 35 emergency room nurses from all over Los Angeles County. MICNs answer radio calls from paramedics in the field en route to a hospital, allowing care to begin even before the […]

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Huntington Hospital’s 2017 Fall Food + Wine Festival Raises $260,000 for Trauma Center

Huntington Hospital’s 2017 Fall Food + Wine Festival Raises $260,000 for Trauma Center

November 16, 2017

On October 29, 2017, Huntington Hospital hosted its only annual fundraising event, the Fall Food + Wine Festival on the festive grounds between the Parkway Grill and the Arroyo Chop House in Pasadena. Guests enjoyed gourmet food, fine wines and live music, raising $260,000 to benefit the Nan and Howard Schow Emergency & Trauma Center […]

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Huntington Hospital Announces Gift of $5 Million from the AS&F Foundation

Huntington Hospital Announces Gift of $5 Million from the AS&F Foundation

November 14, 2017

Huntington Hospital announced today that it has been named the recipient of a $5 million gift from the AS&F Foundation. The AS&F Foundation will close its doors in 2018, after 67 years in existence and 30 years of partnering with Huntington Hospital. The foundation’s trustees have selected the hospital as one of 12 organizations to […]

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Huntington Hospital Provides Stop the Bleed Training to Pasadena Unified School District Nurses

Huntington Hospital Provides Stop the Bleed Training to Pasadena Unified School District Nurses

November 7, 2017

Recently, Amal Obaid-Schmid, MD, medical director, trauma services, Huntington Hospital, and members of the hospital’s trauma team, trained Pasadena Unified School District school nurses in a national program called Stop the Bleed. This valuable program is intended to cultivate grassroots efforts to encourage bystanders to become trained, equipped and empowered to help in a bleeding […]

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Huntington Hospital Hosts 8th Annual Orthopedic Day

Huntington Hospital Hosts 8th Annual Orthopedic Day

October 23, 2017

Recently, Huntington Hospital held our 8th annual Orthopedic Day, which included program information and displays from the hospital’s orthopedic multidisciplinary team. The event included a presentation by orthopedic surgeon Daniel Laster, MD and was a collaboration with Senior Care Network as part of their Noon Hour series. Find an orthopedist or orthopedic surgeon for your needs. If […]

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Paula Verrette, MD,shares our commitment to women’s health in the October/November issue of Business Life Magazine

Paula Verrette, MD,shares our commitment to women’s health in the October/November issue of Business Life Magazine

October 17, 2017

In Business Life Magazine’s October-November issue, Paula Verrette, MD, chief medical officer and senior vice president, quality and physician services, writes about Huntington Hospital’s commitment to women’s health. “We are grateful to our excellent physicians, caring nurses and attentive staff who work so hard each day to provide compassionate care, and high quality outcomes, to […]

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Huntington Hospital President and CEO, Lori J. Morgan, MD, MBA named one of 2017's Physician Leaders to Know by Becker's Hospital

Huntington Hospital President and CEO, Lori J. Morgan, MD, MBA named one of 2017's Physician Leaders to Know by Becker's Hospital

October 6, 2017

In September, Becker’s Hospital Review recognized Huntington Hospital President and CEO, Lori J. Morgan, MD, MBA as one of 112 physician leaders to watch in the 2017 edition of the Physician Leaders of Hospitals and Health Systems list. The list features hospital and health system presidents and CEOs who also hold medical degrees. All members […]

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Huntington Hospital to provide free flu shots throughout Altadena, Pasadena and South Pasadena

Huntington Hospital to provide free flu shots throughout Altadena, Pasadena and South Pasadena

October 2, 2017

As we move into flu season, it is important that Pasadena residents and our neighbors throughout the San Gabriel Valley and surrounding communities take steps to guard against the flu. As our community’s leading hospital for 125 years, Huntington Hospital is pleased to offer free flu shots at various locations throughout Altadena, Pasadena and South […]

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Huntington Hospital and Parkway Grill to Host 33rd Annual Fall Food + Wine Festival

Huntington Hospital and Parkway Grill to Host 33rd Annual Fall Food + Wine Festival

September 26, 2017

The Fall Food + Wine Festival, presented by Huntington Hospital and Parkway Grill, is no ordinary event! For more than 30 years, the annual fundraiser has produced vital funds to support care for patients with potentially life-threatening injuries at the Nan and Howard Schow Emergency & Trauma Center. Join us October 29, 2017 from 6 […]

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