News from Eisenhower Medical Center

News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • 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
    Calendar - 08/12/2014 - For information call the number listed, or visit emc.org/calendar. Most events require early pre-registration, unless otherwise stated. Quit Smoking Now! Series... more
  • August SPECIAL Family Medicine Issue
    Calendar - 07/10/2014 - For information call the number listed, or visit emc.org/calendar. Most events require early pre-registration, unless otherwise stated. Cancer Myths and Realities:... 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
    Swing Dancing - 03/05/2014 - Dancing is one of the most satisfying forms of expression — a marriage of movement and music, both scripted and improvised. Young children introduced to music and rhythm... more
  • May 2014
    Calendar - 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
    Thinking Outside the Cereal Box - 09/01/2013 - Let’s face it. Most of us grew up pouring “the most important meal of the day” from a cardboard box, excluding, perhaps, hearty-breakfast types like farmers and... more
  • February 2014
    Upcoming Special Events - 02/18/2014 - Open House at the Barbara Sinatra Center for Abused Children will be on Sunday, February 23 from 11:30 am to 1 pm. Free; no reservations required; open... more
  • January 2014
    Caught in Time - 09/01/2013 - It all started in 2012 when Eisenhower Medical Center’s General Counsel Michael Appelhans, started feeling “off.” “I lift weights at the gym on a regular... more
  • December 2013
    Eisenhower Named Most Wired Two Years in a Row - 11/01/2013 - For the second consecutive year, Eisenhower Medical Center has been recognized as one of the nation’s “Most Wired” health care facilities, according to the results of... 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
    Michael’s Pizzeria - 03/01/2013 - Italy has arrived in Rancho Mirage, fresh from the belly of an 850 degree oven — picture a hand-thrown, bubbled crust pizza dressed in tomato, mozzarella, basil and... more
  • July 2013
    Eisenhower Named Leader in LGBT Health Care... - 07/12/2013 - Eisenhower Medical Center has been recognized as a Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality in the Healthcare Equality Index 2013, an annual survey conducted by the Human... more
  • June 2013
    Vote for Eisenhower! - 06/10/2013 - In addition to the outstanding quality care provided by Eisenhower, we desire to provide the community with a beautiful calming experience when visiting our facilities. ... more
  • May 2013
    Calendar - 05/13/2013 - Cancer and Your Legal Rights LCLunch and Learn With the ExpertsW, Jun 5, noon to 1:30 p.m.Anya Prince, Attorney-at-Law, Cancer Legal Resource Center760-834-3798; light... more
  • April 2013
    The Blink Of An Eye - 03/01/2013 - Eyelids are vital structures many of us take for granted, yet we often forget about them when it comes to sun protection. Eyelid cancer accounts for up to 10 percent of... more
  • March 2013
    New Gastroenterology Specialty Clinic - 03/01/2013 - In January, Eisenhower Medical Center opened a new Gastroenterology Specialty Clinic with Board Certified Gastroenterologists Noel Curry, MD and James Conti, MD.... more
  • February 2013
    Events Not To Miss! - 02/12/2013 - The 18th Annual Jim Cook Day of Hope for Diabetes®, sponsored by Desert Diabetes Club and Eisenhower Medical Center, will be held on Saturday, March 2 from 7:30 a.m. to... more
  • January 2013
    Calendar - 01/16/2013 -  Feeling Cranky? This and Other Signs of Sleep Apnea PLPalm Springs Public Library SeriesTU, Jan 22, 6 to 7:30 p.m.Hassan Bencheqroun, MD, Internal... more
  • December 2012
    Golfer Troy Kelly - Getting His Game Back - 11/01/2012 - It wasn’t just about his golf game. For Troy Kelly, it was a quality of life issue. As a professional on the PGA tour, Kelly was used to pushing his body to the limit.... more
  • November 2012
    Walgreens to Offer Outpatient Pharmacy Services... - 11/12/2012 - Eisenhower Medical Center announced it has brought Walgreens outpatient pharmacy services to the main Eisenhower campus in Rancho Mirage. The outpatient pharmacy,... more
  • October 2012
    Eisenhower’s Center for Family Medicine - 10/15/2012 - One of the most important objectives in health care today is the training and recruitment of primary care physicians — family medicine and internal medicine — to meet... more
  • September 2012
    Calendar - 09/13/2012 - Healthy Dining Out in the Desert ACHealthy Night OutW, Sep 19, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.Elizabeth Quigley, RD, Nutrition Consultant760-568-1234. $8 for heart-healthy dinner;... 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
    Inpatient Rehabilitation Center Receives... - 07/09/2012 - Eisenhower Inpatient Rehabilitation Center is proud to announce that it has received a three-year accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation... more
  • June 2012
    World Spirometry Day - 06/01/2012 - To mark World Spirometry Day, Coachella Valley residents are invited to the Eisenhower Multispecialty Clinic (north side of Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center) on... more
  • May 2012
    When The Mind Rests, The Body Heals - 05/10/2012 - In a world of increasing distractions and elevated levels of stress, our bodies often respond in protest, becoming vulnerable to illness, bad tempers, and a lack of... more
  • April 2012
    Passionate about Infection Protection - 04/15/2012 - In keeping with Eisenhower Medical Center's five-star commitment for our patients, families and friends, we provide a culture of safety by ensuring clinical excellence... more
  • March 2012
    Calendar - 04/15/2012 - Total Ankle Replacement and Advanced Foot/Ankle Reconstruction LQEisenhower Desert Orthopedic Center Series TH, April 19, 5:30 to 7 p.m.David Friscia, MD, Orthopedic... more
  • February 2012
    Infusion Center Expansion - 02/10/2012 - The Leo and Gloria Rosen Infusion Center at Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center has a new addition — an 18-chair unit designated specifically for intravenous antibiotic... 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
    A New Standard of Care - 12/01/2011 - Eisenhower Medical Center’s new onsite, 10,000-square-foot gastrointestinal (GI) laboratory focuses on safety, quality, high standards of care, privacy and convenience,... more
  • November 2011
    Health Notes Calendar - 01/01/2011 - For a complete Calendar of Events and Lectures, click here. AC - Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower Medical CenterLC - Lucy Curi Cancer Center at... more
  • October 2011
    Rancho Mirage Medical Center OPEN HOUSE - 10/01/2011 - The Eisenhower Medical Center suite of offices at the Rancho Mirage Medical Center is hosting an Open House on Wednesday, November 9 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Come join us... more