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COVID-19 Update: What we are learning about long Covid

COVID-19 Update: What we are learning about long Covid

May 17, 2022

A year ago, Huntington Health, in partnership with Huntington Medical Research Institute (HMRI) and San Diego Biomedical Research Institute, launched its Long COVID-19 Recovery Clinic for patients experiencing disruptive post-COVID conditions. Led by Kimberly Shriner, MD, medical director of infection prevention and control at Huntington Health, the clinic leverages multidisciplinary teams to provide comprehensive treatment […]

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Huntington Health Presents Heart of Huntington Award

Huntington Health Presents Heart of Huntington Award

May 11, 2022

Last month, Huntington Health held a ceremony to honor clinical and non-clinical team members with the hospital’s Heart of Huntington Award. Finalists were also recognized during the ceremony. Developed as a peer-to-peer recognition program for employees, this quarterly award honors individuals for providing compassionate care to patients and families and supporting their colleagues. During the ceremony, […]

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Andrew and Peggy Cherng make $25 million gift to Huntington Hospital

Andrew and Peggy Cherng make $25 million gift to Huntington Hospital

May 5, 2022

On Tuesday, Huntington Hospital hosted a reception in honor of the longtime support and generosity of Panda Charitable Family Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Cherng family, the founding family of the beloved and largest Asian dining concept in the U.S. Panda Express. The gathering was held to recognize their recent $25 million gift to […]

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Huntington Hospital launches new name and logo: Huntington Health, An Affiliate of Cedars-Sinai

Huntington Hospital launches new name and logo: Huntington Health, An Affiliate of Cedars-Sinai

May 3, 2022

To more accurately reflect the broad scope of the health care services it provides to the community, and to represent its new affiliation with Cedars-Sinai, Huntington Hospital is introducing a new logo and name. The hospital, its physician group, and all of its outpatient programs and locations will now be under the umbrella of Huntington […]

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Huntington Hospital Presents Dr. Jane Goodall with Honorary Heart of Huntington Award

Huntington Hospital Presents Dr. Jane Goodall with Honorary Heart of Huntington Award

April 22, 2022

This week, Huntington Hospital presented Dr. Jane Goodall with an honorary Heart of Huntington Award, an honor which recognizes individuals for their compassionate care.   “When I think back on these past few years, there are some bright lights and silver linings that broke through the fog of COVID-19,” said Lori J. Morgan, MD, MBA, […]

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Huntington Hospital Earns Top Score in Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2022 Healthcare Equality Index

Huntington Hospital Earns Top Score in Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2022 Healthcare Equality Index

March 28, 2022

Huntington is one of 496 healthcare providers nationwide earning the coveted “LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality Leader” designation Today, Huntington Hospital has received an evaluation of 100 and the designation of “LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality Leader” in the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 15th anniversary edition of the Healthcare Equality Index (HEI), the nation’s foremost benchmarking survey of healthcare […]

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Sun Safety

Sun Safety

March 24, 2022

Spending time outdoors is a great way to be physically active, reduce stress and get vitamin D. Too much sun, though, can cause skin cancer — the most common cancer in the U.S. Most skin cancers are caused by too much exposure to ultraviolet (UV) light. Protection from UV rays is important all year, not […]

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Physician Joins Rescue Team to Treat Ukraine Orphans, Escort to Safety

Physician Joins Rescue Team to Treat Ukraine Orphans, Escort to Safety

March 11, 2022

Volunteers Aim to Unite Orphans with Adoptive Families in U.S. Huntington Hospital affiliated-physician John Rodarte, MD, traveled to Ukraine this week on a humanitarian mission to rescue two dozen special needs orphans from the war-torn country. Rodarte has teamed up with a global group of volunteers for the mission being led by nonprofit organizations Exitus and […]

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Taking charge: preventing more than just COVID-19

Taking charge: preventing more than just COVID-19

March 7, 2022

During the pandemic, many adults have been hesitant to visit their healthcare providers. Postponing preventive care appointments, however, can be risky. Providers have developed reliable protocols to help keep you safe. Now is the time to stop putting off necessary preventive care and start putting your health first.  Medical care Even during the COVID-19 pandemic, […]

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