MemorialCare Health System (Page 2)

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

The Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach Auxiliary pledged $500,000 to support an adolescent rehabilitation gym in the future Cherese Mari Laulhere Children’s Village at MemorialCare Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach. This is another principal gift as part of a $60 million philanthropic campaign to support the capital and …continue reading

Liset Meruelo holds a special place in her heart for children facing chronic and often life-threatening illnesses at MemorialCare Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach. Meruelo is the wife of prominent Cuban-American businessman Alex Meruelo, of the Meruelo Group, and 23 years ago, she launched the “Bear Hugs Toy …continue reading

The Integrated Healthcare Association (IHA) has named MemorialCare Medical Group and Greater Newport Physicians (GNP) and their 2,500 MemorialCare physicians in Greater Long Beach and Orange County winners of its Excellence in Healthcare Award, California’s top honor for physician organizations. The physicians are associated with MemorialCare’s Long Beach Medical Center, …continue reading