MemorialCare Health System

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A new minimally invasive option for hysterectomy procedures is now available to Orange County patients. Known as vNOTES (vaginal natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery), the advanced gynecologic technique provides many benefits to female patients, such as a shorter hospital stay, less postoperative pain, no visible scars, and a faster recovery …continue reading

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In South County, Saddleback Medical Center employees took National Wear Red Day to heart Friday, Feb. 4 by forming a giant, “human heart” to raise awareness of the No. 1 killer of American women — heart disease. MemorialCare employees at Orange Coast Medical Center in Fountain Valley and at primary …continue reading

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MemorialCare’s Orange County entities were once again named 2021 Top Workplaces by The Orange County Register – the only health system, hospitals and medical group listed among all the honorees in Orange County. The selection of MemorialCare Shared Services marks the ninth time the health system earned this honor, the …continue reading

Patients seeking surgical treatment for obesity and its related conditions have a high-quality choice for receiving care at a nationally accredited program that meets the highest standards for patient safety and quality in the greater Orange County area. MemorialCare Orange Coast Medical Center has announced that the MemorialCare Surgical Weight …continue reading

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MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center is among the top 10 percent in the nation for joint replacement and a recipient of an Excellence Award, according to new research released by Healthgrades, the leading resource that connects consumers, physicians and health systems. Every year, Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance at nearly 4,500 …continue reading

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MemorialCare has received three American Heart Association and American Stroke Association Gold Plus Achievement Awards for implementing quality improvement measures that ensure cardiovascular and stroke patients receive efficient and coordinated care, ultimately leading to more lives saved, shorter recovery times and fewer returns to the hospital. MemorialCare has also received …continue reading

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Citing its relentless commitment to end the pandemic by slowing the spread of disease, preventing serious illness, hospitalization and death, MemorialCare announced it is requiring all staff to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and urged continued widespread vaccinations among the public as well. “MemorialCare has been unwavering in championing vaccinations as …continue reading

Barry Arbuckle, Ph.D., president and CEO of MemorialCare, a leading Southern California nonprofit integrated health system, has been named chairman of Healthcare Leadership Council (HLC), a national alliance of leading healthcare organizations from all health sectors. Under Dr. Arbuckle’s leadership, MemorialCare – with over 200 sites of care and more …continue reading

MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center continues its fight against COVID-19 as a participant in the I-SPY COVID Trial (Investigation of Serial Studies to Predict Your COVID Therapeutic Response with Biomarker Integration and Adaptive Learning). The focus of the trial is to improve outcomes for severely-ill COVID-19 patients. The I-SPY COVID …continue reading

MemorialCare, the largest nonprofit healthcare system headquartered in Orange County, acquired OC Blood & Cancer Care, a prominent, nationally recognized group of board-certified oncologists and hematologists treating cancer and blood diseases in locations in Laguna Hills and Fountain Valley and at MemorialCare Cancer Institute facilities. OC Blood & Cancer Care’s …continue reading

MemorialCare has announced that its two Orange County hospitals – MemorialCare Orange Coast Medical Center in Fountain Valley and MemorialCare Saddleback Medical Center in Laguna Hills – have each administered their first COVID-19 vaccinations. In accordance with the Center for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines for vaccine prioritization, the hospitals’ frontline …continue reading