2012

Posts in 2012

San Diego Cardiologist Invites ALL His Patients to Lunch
Dec 13, 2012

For 25 years, this National City physician has been showing his patients how to enjoy a heart-healthy holiday meal National City, CA – December 13, 2012 – While many San Diego physicians advise their patients to avoid weight gain over the ...

Paradise Valley Hospital Named Top Performer 2 Years in a Row
Oct 25, 2012

Paradise Valley Hospital was one of only South Bay hospital recognized as a "Top Performer" by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in the nation. Paradise Valley Hospital in National City, Scripps Green ...

Paradise Valley Hospital Among Top 5% for Health Care Technology
Oct 25, 2012

Paradise Valley Hospital has been recognized in the top 5% in the U.S. for its accomplishments in implementing technology solutions that have the ability to improve patient safety and quality of care. "Using information technology to improve ...

Paradise Valley Hospital’s Award-Winning Video Honored at Film Festival
Oct 25, 2012

A San Diego hospital is teaching the international healthcare community about the importance of washing hands through its award-winning film "Clean Hands Save Lives." Paradise Valley Hospital garnered national attention when its video was ...

Paradise Valley Hospital Recognized as Top Performer
Oct 25, 2012

The Joint Commission Recognized PVH on Key Quality Measures Out of more than 3,000 hospitals across the country, Paradise Valley Hospital was recognized as a top performer on key quality measures by The Joint Commission. Paradise Valley ranks in the ...

Paradise Valley Hospital Recognized Among Top 15 in Nation
Oct 25, 2012

Paradise Valley Hospital and Alvarado Hospital Medical Center were recognized this week as part of the only hospital system—Prime Healthcare—in California named one of the nation's top 15 by Thomson Reuters, a leading provider of ...

Chief Nursing Officer Receives Excellence Award
Oct 13, 2012

Gemma Rama-Banaag, chief nursing officer of Paradise Valley Hospital in National City, was selected "Administrator of the Year" by the Philippines Nurses Association of San Diego (PNASD) on Sept. 15. The award is part of the ...

Prime Healthcare Completes Purchase of Lower Bucks Hospital, Its Second Hospital in Pennsylvania
Oct 3, 2012

Ontario, Calif., Oct. 3, 2012 – Prime Healthcare Services announced today that it has completed the purchase of Lower Bucks Hospital, a 156-bed acute care hospital located in Bristol, Pennsylvania. This is Prime Healthcare's second ...

Prime Healthcare A "Top Performer"
Sep 24, 2012

Prime Healthcare Hospitals Ranked as "Top Performers" by The Joint Commission Ontario, Calif., Sept. 19, 2012 – Eight Prime Healthcare hospitals were recognized today as "Top Performers on Key Quality Measures" by The Joint ...

Giving Back: How One Man Helped Save 17 Hospitals
Aug 23, 2012

As young Prem Reddy walked to school through the rice paddies of rural India, he dreamed big. Undaunted by the lack of electricity and potable water, he was first in his family to go onto college, and later he and his wife immigrated to the United ...

Eleven Prime Hospitals Receive an A from Leapfrog
Aug 23, 2012

Eleven Prime Healthcare hospitals were honored with an "A" Hospital Safety Scoreby The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits. The first annual Hospital Safety ...

Laura Gilbert Named Marketing Professional of the Year
Aug 6, 2012

Laura Gilbert, regional marketing director of Alvarado Hospital Medical Center, Paradise Valley Hospital and Bayview Behavioral Health, was chosen as the 2012 Marketing Professional of the Year by the San Diego Business Journal. The award recognizes, ...

His Excellency Fidel V. Ramos visits the Filipino American Community in San Diego
Jun 21, 2012

National City, CA: His Excellency Fidel V. Ramos, former President of the Philippines will be in San Diego on his official visit with the Filipino American community on Thursday, June 21, 2012 from 9-11 AM at the lobby conference room hosted of the ...