News from Eisenhower Medical Center

News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • June 2015
    June Is Men’s Health Month - 06/12/2015 - The purpose of Men’s Health Month is to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys.... more
  • May 2015
    Eisenhower Earns an "A" For Patient Safety - 05/13/2015 - Eisenhower Medical Center recently received a top “A” grade in Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Scores. Designed to rate how well hospitals protect patients from accidents,... more
  • April 2015
    May is Skin Cancer Screening Month - 04/09/2015 - In recognition of Skin Cancer Screening Month, Eisenhower Medical Center is offering numerous educational and screening events. Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center is... more
  • March 2015
    Eisenhower Joins Elite Group with Magnet... - 03/13/2015 - Eisenhower Medical Center is proud to announce that it has achieved Magnet® recognition - a designation that indicates nursing professionalism, teamwork and excellence... more
  • February 2015
    Saving a Life and Limb - 02/18/2015 - Utilizing a breakthrough treatment, Anibal Gauto, MD, Board Certified Surgeon specializing in wound care, saved the limbs and possibly the life of patient Fernando... more
  • January 2015
    Stretching - 01/14/2015 - More and more, people are reinventing themselves through exercise — the benefits are overwhelmingly positive.Exercise improves our cardiovascular system, our strength... more
  • December 2014
    Calendar - 12/16/2014 - Update on Lymphoma from the 2014 American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting LCInteractive TeleconferenceW, Dec 17, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.760-834-3798 Annual Update from... more
  • November 2014
    Eisenhower to Host Event for Modernism Week - 10/31/2014 - Eisenhower Medical Center is proud to sponsoring an event at its newest Health Center at South Palm Canyon on February 13, 2015. In true Palm Springs style, the Health... more
  • October 2014
    Eisenhower Memory Care Center Offers Respite for... - 09/30/2014 - Formerly known as the Eisenhower Five Star Club, the newly renamed Eisenhower Memory Care Center is an adult day center providing a much needed alternative for many... more
  • September 2014
    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month - 09/09/2014 - Even though our calendars tell us it is fall, our thermometers say otherwise. Eisenhower’s fall calendar of events and lectures is filling up.  October... more
  • August 2014
    Eisenhower Residency Program Aims To Keep New... - 07/15/2014 - Kenneth Yu has picked up his white coat and spent the past couple of weeks making rounds in Eisenhower Medical Center’s Intensive Care Unit, visiting patients at their... more
  • August SPECIAL Family Medicine Issue
    The Eisenhower Center for Family Medicine - 01/01/2014 - If you would like the convenience of having one physician who can care for every member of your family, the Eisenhower Center for Family Medicine is just what the doctor... more
  • July 2014
    Native Foods - 03/05/2014 - Looking for a place to veg out? Native Foods in Palm Springs has fresh, delicious, plant-based dishes to please every palate — even meat lovers. “One thing that... more
  • June 2014
    Brain Storm - 01/01/2014 - Andy Alvillar, 43, knew he had a brain tumor for more than a decade. “I was in my early thirties, living in Los Angeles and just wasn’t feeling right,” he recalls.... more
  • May 2014
    Calendar east - 05/13/2014 - Exercise: Does It Really Matter? LCLunch and Learn for Breast Cancer Patients and SurvivorsW, May 28, noon to 1:30 p.m.Danielle Meglio, COTA/C, MLD/CDT, Occupational... more
  • April 2014
    5 Things You Can Do Right Now As Part Of Your... - 03/05/2014 - 1.Visit an Art GalleryGive your eyes and your mind something new to absorb. Visit local art galleries often, inquire about upcoming exhibitions and broaden your... more
  • March 2014
    Calendar - 03/14/2014 - Neuromodulation: A New World in Pain Control ACEisenhower Desert Orthopedic Center Lecture SeriesTU, Mar 25, 5:30 to 7 p.m.Hazmer Cassim, DO, DABPM, Physical Medicine... more
  • February 2014
    GOLF - 01/01/2014 - Drive the length of the Coachella Valley and you will surely notice an armada of golf courses dotting the landscape. Golfing in the desert has become one of America’s... more
  • January 2014
    11th Annual Community Heart and Stroke Conference - 01/01/2014 - February is Heart Month and a great time to educate oneself about heart health. For Coachella Valley residents, the Community Heart and Stroke Conference —... more
  • December 2013
    Happy Holidays from Eisenhower Medical Center! - 12/12/2013 - We wish you a healthy holiday season!  As we enter the cooler winter months, flu season is upon us! The Center for Disease Control states, “The timing of flu is... more
  • November 2013
    Calendar - East - 11/12/2013 - Quit Smoking Now! Series LC760-834-3798; call for information. Women and Heart Disease ACTU, Nov 26, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.Sunny Vendiola, MD, Family Medicine760-568-1234 ... more
  • October 2013
    Calendar - 10/15/2013 - What is Diabetes and How Does It Occur? ACHealthy Night OutW, Oct 23, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.K. Douglas Thrasher, DO, Family MedicineMarielena Cid, RN, CDE, BSN and Yuri... more
  • September 2013
    The Memory Assessment Center - 03/01/2013 - Since 2007, residents of the Coachella Valley who are struggling with memory changes — and the people who love them —have been offered close-to-home access to the Memory... more
  • August 2013
    Save the Date! - 08/14/2013 - Eisenhower Five Star GalaThe Eisenhower Five Star Gala this year will be held on December 7, 2013 at The Westin Mission Hills Resort & Spa in Rancho Mirage. Please... more
  • July 2013
    Spine Surgery Success - 01/01/2013 - Kristen Martinez and her husband have a blended family that includes five active children ages 11 and younger. The successful local business owner has played sports her... more
  • June 2013
    Calendar - 06/12/2013 - $ Smoking Cessation Series LC760-834-3798; call for series information. Pre-Diabetes and Diabetes Education — FreeThird M of month, 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. PS760-773-1403;... more
  • May 2013
    Relief From A Lifetime Of Suffering - 03/01/2013 - Engineer and private pilot Neil Whelchel was just nine years old when he first experienced the rapid palpitations. “I would change my position or hold my breath and it... more
  • April 2013
    Brain Trust - 03/01/2013 - In late 2009, then 66-year-old William Lopez did what he characterizes as a back flip on the ice in front of his Athol, Idaho home, hitting his head when he landed. “I... more
  • March 2013
    Back On His Feet - 03/01/2013 - The pain in his back and leg had gotten so severe that 74-year-old Jay Kepner could barely walk. “Even with a walker, I couldn’t go any distance,” recalls the Bermuda... more
  • February 2013
    Heart To Heart - 01/01/2013 - In a move designed to provide valley residents with the highest quality and most efficient cardiac care, Desert Cardiology Center and Eisenhower Medical Center have... more
  • January 2013
    Breathing Deeply - 01/01/2013 - SPECIAL NOTE:  Eisenhower Medical Center recently opened the Eisenhower Pulmonary Specialty Clinic on the main campus in the Wright Building, Suite 201. For more... more
  • December 2012
    Calendar - 12/11/2012 - Group Lifestyle Program for Weight Management LQEisenhower Wellness InstitutePatricia Avila, MD, MPH, Medical Director, Eisenhower Wellness InstituteFour-week... more
  • November 2012
    Eisenhower Recognizes Lung Cancer Awareness Month - 11/15/2012 - November is recognized nationally as Lung Cancer Awareness Month — 30 days to focus on raising awareness and providing education about lung cancer prevention and... more
  • October 2012
    Calendar - 10/15/2012 - Medicare, Part D — Prescription Drug Plans ACM, Oct 22, 2 to 3 p.m.Barbara Smith, LVN, and Susan Heggie, Manager, Eisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource... more
  • September 2012
    On The Other Side Of Pain - 03/01/2012 - At 28 years old, Jennifer Fettig should have been enjoying an active life working as a nurse and living in the beautiful seaside city of San Diego. Instead, she was... more
  • August 2012
    5 Things - 08/13/2012 - Notice NatureTake a moment to look at the sky, the clouds, the incredible mountains…even the smallest desert wildflowers in this beautiful Valley. Read Before... more
  • July 2012
    Premier Treatment and Full Spectrum Of Hip... - 07/09/2012 - For anyone struggling with chronic hip pain, the prospect of successful treatment is welcome news. Eisenhower Desert Orthopedic Center (EDOC) offers myriad options for... more
  • June 2012
    Treating Osteoporosis and Urinary Incontinence in... - 06/15/2012 - Osteoporosis and urinary incontinence are two conditions that affect both men and women but are largely associated with the female population. Recent figures estimate... more
  • May 2012
    Putting Life In Your Years - 05/10/2012 - When Abraham Lincoln said, “It’s not the years in your life that count; it’s the life in your years,” he could have been talking about people who live with coronary... more
  • April 2012
    Eisenhower's Healthy Living Resource Center... - 04/15/2012 - The Eisenhower HealthY Living Resource Center, located in Rancho Mirage on the hospital campus in the Kiewit Building, offers a variety of complimentary screenings and... more
  • March 2012
    Honey - 03/01/2012 - The next time you find yourself dodging a bee, reflect upon the miracle of what this tiny creature produces. Once considered food for the gods, reserved for royalty and... more
  • February 2012
    Calendar - 02/01/2012 - Common Foot and Ankle Disorders ACEisenhower Desert Orthopedic SeriesTH, Feb 16, 5:30 to 7 p.m.David Friscia, MD, Orthopedic Surgery; Michael Seiberg, DPM, Podiatric... more
  • January 2012
    Day of Caring...About Women and Cancer - 01/01/2012 - Patricia Avila, MD, MPH and Sherry Lebed Davis to Speak Eisenhower’s sixth annual Day of Caring…About Women and Cancer will take place at the Eisenhower Lucy Curci... more
  • December 2011
    TEA - 12/01/2011 - Tea is the most widely consumed beverage in the world. With more than 3,000 variations, it can be daunting for novice drinkers to know where to start. However, with the... more
  • November 2011
    Boning Up on Metastatic Disease - 11/01/2011 - Breast cancer is the most common site of origin for metastatic disease, or the spread of the disease to the skeleton — most commonly to the spine, pelvis or long bones.... more
  • October 2011
    5 Things you can do right now as part of your... - 10/01/2011 - Eliminate FearTake baby steps. Open up and talk to someone you trust. Get help. Change your attitude. Then...face your fear! Find a Great PumpkinPumpkin is rich in... more