Huntington Health In the News

 

Huntington Health News

Huntington Hospital Employees “Go Red” for Heart Month

Huntington Hospital Employees “Go Red” for Heart Month

February 6, 2018

Huntington Hospital, in partnership with the American Heart Association (AHA), is celebrating Heart Month in February. On Friday, February 2, hospital employees, volunteers, physicians and friends gathered at the hospital entrance for National Wear Red Day®, uniting with millions of people across the country to help raise awareness about heart disease in women. According to […]

Continue Reading Huntington Hospital Employees “Go Red” for Heart Month CONTINUE READING
Phil Simon Clinic’s Tanzania Project departs for 11th trip to Africa

Phil Simon Clinic’s Tanzania Project departs for 11th trip to Africa

February 5, 2018

The Phil Simon Clinic Tanzania Project team departed for their 11th trip to Africa on Saturday! Kimberly Shriner, MD, director, Phil Simon Clinic, and a team of 60 volunteers will provide clinical care, education, psychosocial support and infrastructure assistance in Arusha, Tanzania. Since their first trip in 2002, more than 120 of our employees and […]

Continue Reading Phil Simon Clinic’s Tanzania Project departs for 11th trip to Africa CONTINUE READING
Huntington Hospital Announces Returning Board Members

Huntington Hospital Announces Returning Board Members

February 1, 2018

Huntington Hospital announced today the election of two members to its board of directors, effective January 1, 2018. Louise Henry Bryson and Robert Y. Yu have been elected as returning board members. “The healthcare industry is constantly changing, particularly for nonprofit hospitals,” said Lori J. Morgan, MD, MBA, president and CEO, Huntington Hospital. “Louise and […]

Continue Reading Huntington Hospital Announces Returning Board Members CONTINUE READING
Huntington Senior Care Network (SCN) to host Early Memory Loss Conference on February 17

Huntington Senior Care Network (SCN) to host Early Memory Loss Conference on February 17

January 29, 2018

If you or someone you know is experiencing problems with thinking or memory, please join us for the Early Memory Loss Conference, presented in partnership with Alzheimer’s Greater Los Angeles. The event will be held Saturday, February 17, 2018 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. in the Braun Auditorium, Huntington Hospital, 100 W. California Blvd., […]

Continue Reading Huntington Senior Care Network (SCN) to host Early Memory Loss Conference on February 17 CONTINUE READING
Huntington Hospital Named to 2017 List of Top 100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs

Huntington Hospital Named to 2017 List of Top 100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs

January 16, 2018

Becker’s Healthcare has named Huntington Hospital to the 2017 edition of its list “100 hospitals and health systems with great neurosurgery and spine programs. The organizations featured on the list have extensive neuroscience and spine programs, providing treatment and cutting edge research into neurosurgical disorders. Many hospitals and health systems featured have earned top honors […]

Continue Reading Huntington Hospital Named to 2017 List of Top 100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs CONTINUE READING
Santa Claus Visits Huntington Hospital Pediatric Patients

Santa Claus Visits Huntington Hospital Pediatric Patients

December 21, 2017

On December 21, 2017, the Pasadena Police Air Operations Section and the Foothill Air Support Team (FAST), along with Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus, touched down from the North Pole (via their own rotor-equipped sleigh) to conduct their annual Christmas Toy Drive for Huntington Hospital pediatric patients. This event was funded through the generous contributions […]

Continue Reading Santa Claus Visits Huntington Hospital Pediatric Patients CONTINUE READING
Pasadena Fire Department’s “Pasadena Goes Pink” fundraising donates over $19,000 to the Jim and Eleanor Randall Breast Center

Pasadena Fire Department’s “Pasadena Goes Pink” fundraising donates over $19,000 to the Jim and Eleanor Randall Breast Center

December 6, 2017

For the past seven years, Pasadena Fire Department has partnered with Huntington Hospital during October to bring awareness to breast cancer with “Pasadena Goes Pink” fundraisers. Last week, Pasadena firefighters, along with Basecamp Fitness Pasadena and California Pizza Kitchen/Pasadena, proudly presented a check for $19,032.15 to physicians, nurses and administrative staff to support the Jim […]

Continue Reading Pasadena Fire Department’s “Pasadena Goes Pink” fundraising donates over $19,000 to the Jim and Eleanor Randall Breast Center CONTINUE READING
Huntington Senior Care Network featured in Alibaba Pictures and Pasadena Community Foundation Short Film Competition

Huntington Senior Care Network featured in Alibaba Pictures and Pasadena Community Foundation Short Film Competition

November 30, 2017

Alibaba Pictures and the Pasadena Community Foundation (PCF) recently partnered to tell stories of “doing good” in Pasadena with the launch of Big Heart Small Film, a short film competition. Showcasing aspiring filmmakers and inspiring non-profits, the Huntington Senior Care Network was featured in an entry, a short film entitled “Happy Anniversary,” which was directed […]

Continue Reading Huntington Senior Care Network featured in Alibaba Pictures and Pasadena Community Foundation Short Film Competition CONTINUE READING
Huntington Hospital Hosts 5th Annual Shine a Light on Lung Cancer

Huntington Hospital Hosts 5th Annual Shine a Light on Lung Cancer

November 27, 2017

On November 19, Huntington Hospital hosted a lighting ceremony as part of a national campaign to raise awareness for lung cancer. The ceremony was attended by over 90 lung cancer patients and family members as well as hospital administration, staff and physicians from Huntington’s lung cancer program. The program included remarks by Robbin Cohen, MD, […]

Continue Reading Huntington Hospital Hosts 5th Annual Shine a Light on Lung Cancer CONTINUE READING
Huntington Hospital Hosts Mobile Intensive Care Training for LA County Nurses

Huntington Hospital Hosts Mobile Intensive Care Training for LA County Nurses

November 22, 2017

Recently, Jenny Van Slyke, RN, pre-hospital care coordinator, Huntington Hospital, and Lyn Riley, RN, held a mobile intensive care nurse (MICN) development course for 35 emergency room nurses from all over Los Angeles County. MICNs answer radio calls from paramedics in the field en route to a hospital, allowing care to begin even before the […]

Continue Reading Huntington Hospital Hosts Mobile Intensive Care Training for LA County Nurses CONTINUE READING