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Huntington Hospital Announces New Board Member, Erin Baker, MBA

Huntington Hospital Announces New Board Member, Erin Baker, MBA

January 31, 2022

Today, Huntington Hospital announced that Erin Rothenberg Baker, MBA, has been elected as a new board member. “It’s my pleasure to welcome Erin to the board of directors,” said Lori J. Morgan, MD, MBA, president and CEO, Huntington Hospital.  “As a Pasadena native who is devoted to our community, she brings to our board a […]

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Congratulations to September DAISY Award winner, Norma Garcia, RN

Congratulations to September DAISY Award winner, Norma Garcia, RN

January 25, 2022

As a designated Magnet hospital, Huntington Hospital is a recognized leader in nursing excellence. Every day, our nurses go above and beyond for our patients, and we are proud to recognize them for their efforts. Huntington Hospital’s September DAISY Award winner, Norma Garcia, RN, mother baby unit, was nominated by a colleague who wrote the […]

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Nirav Vikram Kamdar, MD, MPP, MBA, joins Huntington Hospital as Vice President, Quality Improvement and Clinical Operations

Nirav Vikram Kamdar, MD, MPP, MBA, joins Huntington Hospital as Vice President, Quality Improvement and Clinical Operations

January 24, 2022

Huntington Hospital today announced Nirav Vikram Kamdar, MD, MPP, MBA, has joined the Huntington Enterprise and its executive management team as vice president, quality improvement and clinical operations. In his leadership role, Dr. Kamdar will guide quality improvement, patient safety and clinical operations, including pharmacy, laboratory, care coordination and the Senior Care Network. Leveraging his […]

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A message from Huntington Hospital about the upcoming holiday weekend and COVID-19

A message from Huntington Hospital about the upcoming holiday weekend and COVID-19

December 28, 2021

With the upcoming holiday weekend, we are anticipating a possible influx of patients. Our emergency department volume along with wait times is expected to be higher than usual. As the only Level II trauma center in the San Gabriel Valley and the only emergency room in Pasadena, we have set-up temporary tents to allow more […]

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Congratulations to 2020 DAISY Team Award winners, 6 East and DOU

Congratulations to 2020 DAISY Team Award winners, 6 East and DOU

December 15, 2021

As a designated Magnet hospital, Huntington Hospital is a recognized leader in nursing excellence. Every day, our nurses go above and beyond for our patients, and we are proud to recognize them for their efforts. After much delay due to the pandemic, we were finally able to celebrate 6 East and DOU for their achievement: […]

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Healthy holiday habits: Tips for eating healthy

Healthy holiday habits: Tips for eating healthy

December 13, 2021

‘Tis the season to over-indulge, and who can blame us? Holiday fare like grandmother’s fork-print peanut butter cookies, fried latkes and sufganiyot, and creamy mashed potatoes are delicious!  Thankfully, you don’t have to sacrifice your health goals when it comes to enjoying holiday foods. Here are some tips to take control of your health during […]

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U.S. News & World Report Names Huntington Hospital a High Performing Hospital for the Best Hospitals for Maternity

U.S. News & World Report Names Huntington Hospital a High Performing Hospital for the Best Hospitals for Maternity

December 7, 2021

Huntington Hospital has been recognized as High Performing in Maternity Care (Uncomplicated Pregnancy) by U.S. News & World Report. This is the first time U.S. News has published a list of Best Hospitals for Maternity. To be recognized among the Best Hospitals for Maternity, hospitals had to excel on multiple quality metrics that matter to […]

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Celebrating Thanksgiving: A recipe for good health from Dr. Shriner

Celebrating Thanksgiving: A recipe for good health from Dr. Shriner

November 22, 2021

I’d like to thank everyone in our community who has received the COVID-19 vaccine thus far and for those who continue to follow infection prevention measures to help prevent the spread of the virus. We have learned so much about this disease, and thankfully, we are in a much better stage of the pandemic than […]

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Huntington Hospital provided nearly                    $135.2 million in community benefits in 2020

Huntington Hospital provided nearly $135.2 million in community benefits in 2020

November 3, 2021

As part of its non-profit mission, Huntington Hospital provides significant benefits to the communities it serves, often in the form of health education, outreach, and low or no-cost hospital care for the uninsured and those with limited means. In 2020, the hospital provided an estimated total of $135,181,987 worth of health care services and support […]

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