MemorialCare Health System

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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

MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center is the recipient of a community grant from the Parkinson’s Foundation to support its Parkinson’s Wellness Program — part of the MemorialCare Rehabilitation Institute. The Parkinson’s Wellness Program is specifically tailored to meet the needs of those affected by Parkinson’s Disease and their caregivers. It’s …continue reading

MemorialCare Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach is the only children’s hospital in California and one of only a few hospitals in the U.S. to offer ExcelsiusGPS® – robotic navigation technology – for pediatric patients. The ExcelsiusGPS system creates a surgical plan based on a child’s unique anatomy, guiding …continue reading

MemorialCare, a prominent nonprofit Southern California integrated health system with more than 200 care locations, and PRN (Physical Rehabilitation Network, LLC), a privately held company with 128 clinics in 11 western states, entered into a joint venture partnership to operate 17 community-based, full-service physical therapy centers. The centers offer an …continue reading

Intuitive Surgical® has named MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center as a Mentor Case Observation Site for robotic-assisted thoracic surgery using the da Vinci® Xi™ Surgical System. The designation of a case observation site means that at Long Beach Medical Center there is an expert surgeon, Amir Abolhoda, M.D., to train …continue reading

MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center has named Marshall Gillette, M.D., as medical director of its Palliative Care Program. Palliative care is specialized medical care that provides relief from the symptoms and stress of serious illness. The goal is to improve quality of life for patients and families. Board-certified in family …continue reading

The MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute at Long Beach Medical Center is the only hospital in Southern California — and one of only four sites in all of California — participating in the Dual Epicardial and Endocardial Procedure clinical trial (DEEP). The trial is a prospective, multi-center, single-arm, investigational device …continue reading