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News from Eisenhower Medical Center

  • 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
    Eisehower Lucy Curci Cancer Center - 03/06/2014 - A healing place like no other.These words accurately reflect what Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center offers to people with cancer and their families. The nationally... 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
    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
    Electrophysiology Procedure Cures Life-Limiting... - 01/01/2014 - Shawn Robinson, 34, had occasional heart palpitations for as long as he could remember. “They’d last just a few seconds,” the Blythe resident says. “I thought it was... more
  • June 2014
    Calendar - 06/11/2014 - 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
  • May 2014
    Cheeky’s No Ordinary Menu - 01/01/2014 - It may sound cheeky , but the worst thing about this Palm Springs eatery is the menu. After all, when everything sounds this enticing, how can you possibly decide what... more
  • April 2014
    The Sweet Tooth Dilemma - 03/05/2014 - Have you ever searched your kitchen for something sweet to eat, knowing that you recently tossed out the blatantly sugar-laden treats in your pantry? Feeling desperate,... more
  • March 2014
    Eisenhower Medical Center - A National Leader in... - 03/06/2014 - In July 2013, the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) issued a recommendation that individuals at high risk for lung cancer undergo annual screening... more
  • February 2014
    Calendar - 02/18/2014 - Breast Cancer Patients and Survivors: Aromatherapy LCLunch and LearnW, Feb 26, noon to 1 p.m.Rosemary Flaherty, RN, BSN, Breast Nurse SpecialistOngoing fourth W... more
  • January 2014
    Upcoming Special Events That You Won’t Want To... - 01/13/2014 - Day of Caring…About Women and CancerLadies Night Out – All About Breast Cancer Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer CenterThursday, Feb 13, 5:30 to 7 p.m.Free; open to the... more
  • December 2013
    Calendar - 12/13/2013 - Osteoporosis ACM, Jan 6, 11 a.m. to noonRichard Fausel, DO, Certified Clinical Densitometrist; Danielle Meglio, COTA-C, MLD/CDT, Occupational Therapy760-568-1234 Pessary... more
  • November 2013
    Calendar - West - 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
    September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month - 09/17/2013 - National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month focuses on raising awareness about a disease that is both common and highly treatable. Throughout the month of September,... more
  • August 2013
    calendar west - 08/14/2013 - Creating the Calm Within LCW, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.Kathleen Lubanski, RN, NPWeekly class teaches relaxation techniques for cancer patients and survivors, and their loved... more
  • July 2013
    Calendar - 07/12/2013 - Smoking Cessation Series LC760-834-3798; call for series information and cost. Pre-Diabetes and Diabetes Education — FreeThird M of month, 5:15 to 6:15 p.m.... more
  • June 2013
    Calendar - 06/12/2013 - $ Smoking Cessation Series LC760-834-3798; call for series information. Food Frauds That Cause Havoc with Your Diet ACM, Jun 17, 1 to 2 p.m.Eisenhower Registered... more
  • May 2013
    Calendar - 05/13/2013 - Health and Fitness: Hand in Hand MZMizell Senior Center SeriesTH, May 23, 1 to 2 p.m.Bruce Bornfleth, MD, Internal Medicine760-834-7956 Cancer and Your Legal Rights... more
  • April 2013
    Eisenhower Medical Center: Committed to the... - 04/16/2013 - From its beginnings more than 40 years ago, Eisenhower Medical Center has grown and evolved alongside the community it serves.  And while today it is admired as an... 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
    Got CAD? Get Checked, Go Exercise - 01/01/2013 - Exercise is good for just about everyone, including those with coronary artery disease (CAD). Generally, exercise training improves functional capacity and reduces... more
  • January 2013
    Three Special Events at Eisenhower Medical Center! - 01/16/2013 - 7th Annual Leonore Annenberg LectureMonday, January 28 from 3 - 4:30 p.m. Annenberg Center for Health Sciences in Rancho Mirage on the Eisenhower Medical Center... more
  • December 2012
    Best Of The Valley 2013 - 12/14/2012 - Please support Eisenhower in Desert Magazine's Best of the Valley 2013 competition! Our very own Collectors Corner is in the Designer Consignment category (under... more
  • November 2012
    The Holidays are Here! - 11/15/2012 - Has the holiday season crept up on you?  The holiday season usually brings added stress to our lives so take time to care for yourself.  Be sure to check out... more
  • October 2012
    Ten Tips for Lowering Your Cholesterol - 10/15/2012 - Many simple dietary changes may help to improve your cholesterol level. Here are 10 basic tips to get you started:Limit high fat meats except fatty fish• Focus on... 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
    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
    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
    How To Support Your Loved Ones - 05/10/2012 - INDIVIDUALS who receive a cancer diagnosis will forever view themselves, and the world in which they live, in a different way. But the core of who they are — their... more
  • April 2012
    Eisenhower's Same Day Surgery Center - 04/15/2012 - Remember the days when surgery usually meant a lengthy hospital stay and an even longer recovery? Thankfully, times — and technology — have changed. As a result, it is... 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
    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
    Mark Your Calendar for the Ninth Annual Community... - 01/01/2012 - Don't miss the Ninth Annual Community Heart Conference on Saturday, February 4, 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower... more
  • December 2011
    Give the Gift of Health - 12/01/2011 - Looking for a unique gift for a loved one?  “Give the Gift of Health” gift cards are now available ($150 minimum) through the Eisenhower Wellness Institute. To to... more
  • November 2011
    Luscious Lorraine - 11/01/2011 - For as long as she could remember, Lorraine Ornelas wanted to be a pastry chef. Growing up in the Bay Area, a mecca for some of the finest restaurants in the world,... more
  • October 2011
    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month - 10/01/2011 - Topics ranging from reducing the risks of breast cancer to breast reconstruction after mastectomy will be the focus of Eisenhower Medical Center’s FREE community... more