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Huntington Hospital Receives Get With the Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

Huntington Hospital Receives Get With the Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

August 12, 2020

American Heart Association Award recognizes Huntington Hospital’s commitment to quality stroke care Huntington Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the […]

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Doc Talk with Richard Nickowitz, MD, on the importance of gastrointestinal health

Doc Talk with Richard Nickowitz, MD, on the importance of gastrointestinal health

August 10, 2020

Gastrointestinal (GI) health is central to our overall health, immunity and well-being. Huntington Hospital’s Medical Director of Gastroenterology, Richard Nickowitz, MD,  offers the five most common questions his patients  ask him about GI health. What are the most common gastrointestinal diseases? Gastroenterologists care for a wide variety of problems related to the intestinal tract, liver, gallbladder, […]

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Life in the ER in the time of COVID-19

Life in the ER in the time of COVID-19

July 21, 2020

By Dr. Brandon Lew, Medical Director, Emergency Department Every day, emergency physicians and staff members assess patients and make split second, critical decisions based on a limited amount of information in a time-sensitive environment. We are accustomed to unpredictability, and often work outside our comfort zone. COVID-19 added layers of complexity to an already challenging […]

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Huntington Hospital Signs Definitive Agreement  to Join Cedars-Sinai Health System

Huntington Hospital Signs Definitive Agreement to Join Cedars-Sinai Health System

July 16, 2020

Definitive Agreement Provides for Continued Local Governance, Ongoing Community Commitment Today Huntington Hospital and Cedars-Sinai Health System announced that they have signed a definitive agreement for Huntington to affiliate with Cedars-Sinai Health System.  On March 9, the organizations announced that they had signed a Letter of Intent.  Following the Letter of Intent, both organizations engaged […]

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Congratulations to March DAISY Award winner, Rowena Lacanilao, RN

Congratulations to March DAISY Award winner, Rowena Lacanilao, RN

July 13, 2020

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 March DAISY Award winner Rowena Lacanilao, RN, was nominated by a patient who wrote the following: “I’m no stranger […]

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Summer camps and COVID-19: Advice on how to keep your child (and family) healthy

Summer camps and COVID-19: Advice on how to keep your child (and family) healthy

July 6, 2020

By John Rodarte, MD, pediatrician, Huntington Health Physicians Whether or not to let your child attend summer camp is a difficult decision for many parents during this pandemic time. Many camps have been cancelled or changed to a virtual style, while others have modified their activities and procedures to comply with local health guidelines.   […]

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Huntington Hospital’s Response is All About Teamwork

Huntington Hospital’s Response is All About Teamwork

June 29, 2020

By Jaynie Studenmund, Chair of the Board, Huntington Hospital As printed in Outlook Newspapers To our Huntington Hospital community: Our world has changed extraordinarily over the past several months in ways no one could have predicted at the start of 2020, a new decade. We’ve faced an unprecedented pandemic that has radically changed the way […]

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COVID-19 VACCINE: We are providing limited community vaccination in partnership with Pasadena Public Health. Please do not call, we cannot schedule vaccine appointments. Find resources for vaccination here.   >> VACCINE INFO
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