Navigation Links
Sherman Oaks Hospital Opens New Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Reopens Behavioral Health Facility for Seniors
Date:8/25/2009

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Sherman Oaks Hospital, a 153-bed acute care facility, a subsidiary of Prime Healthcare Services, Inc. (PHS), today is opening its brand new state-of-the-art Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory.

The new Cardiac Cath. Lab helps to definitively diagnose cardiac conditions and in certain cases of emergencies, to intervene in opening the clotted coronary arteries that cause heart attacks.

"Early intervention in opening these clotted vessels help limit the damage to the heart muscle and in improving patients' quality of life," said the Director of the Cardiac Cath. Lab and the past Chief of the Medical Staff, Nate Rubin, MD, FACC. "Simply put, this new lab will help save lives."

Sherman Oaks Hospital recently opened a 19-bed Geriatric Psychiatric (Gero-Psych.) facility offering much needed mental health care services for the seniors in the area. The Gero-Psych. Department opened in the same unit where the previous operator of Sherman Oaks Hospital, had closed down the unit. PHS made the decision to reopen the department after it determined behavioral health services were greatly needed, especially for seniors.

"We are doing everything possible to better serve the community's healthcare needs, particularly given that a large percentage of the population we serve are seniors," said Prem Reddy, MD, FACC, FCCP, PHS' Chairman of the Board. "Since our acquisition of Sherman Oaks Hospital, which was in a serious financial distress, we have not only turned it around financially, we are offering additional services and a greater level of quality care."

Prime Healthcare's network of hospitals was recognized earlier this month as one of the Top 10 Health Systems in the nation for 2009 in a first time survey conducted by Thomson Reuters' Top 100 Hospital(TM) survey. Thomson Reuters ranked PHS as one of the top 10
'/>"/>

SOURCE Prime Healthcare Services
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Announcing Always Best Care Senior Services Expansion Into the Granada Hills/Sherman Oaks, California Areas
2. Defentect, Washington Hospital Center Announce Expansion Agreement for Radiation Detection System
3. Childrens Hospital Los Angeles Completes Conversion to Masimo SET(R) Pulse Oximetry Technology
4. Illinois Hospital ED Sees Revenue Increase by Implementing The T SystemEV(R)
5. Jewish Hospital and St. Mary's HealthCare Chooses Patient Placement Systems to Automate Discharge Referral Process
6. China Healthcare Corp. Provides Update on JV to Build its First Hospital in China
7. Nurses from HCA Hospitals Nationwide Rally in Support of MountainView RNs Today
8. Alcohol abuse screening/brief interventions in community hospital emergency department
9. Disparities in cancer care reflect hospital resources, U-M study finds
10. CareTech Expands Services to Garden City Hospital With Radiology Workflow Technology
11. Bayard Advertising Appointed by Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) West Florida Division for Recruitment Advertising and Employment Branding
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/22/2014)... December 22, 2014 As part ... senior care service in San Diego and ... of its senior care team with ongoing online ... Golden Care is provided by Caregiverlist®. Caregiverlist® ... caregivers with the most reliable eldercare options, highest ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 22, 2014 ... a reputable PALS, BLS and ACLS online certification provider, ... website, http://www.acls-pals-bls.com . The updated site now features ... is easier than ever to use. , As ... explained, peoples’ information is now consolidated into a single ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... News) -- A new vaccine created to fight an ... also protect livestock and even humans from similar brain ... prevent deer from becoming infected by the incurable brain ... report in the Dec. 21 online edition of the ... by mysterious infectious particles known as prions that go ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... 22, 2014 Only weeks following the ... mid-western cities to have a battery manufacturer create 29 ... ( http://www.talklocal.com ) is launching in Henderson to ... , “A strong manufacturing sector is going to build ... Singh explained, “and TalkLocal works with small businesses that ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... New York NY (PRWEB) December 22, 2014 ... reports that a federal panel of judges has granted ... lawsuits in the U.S. District Court, Eastern District ... (JPML) issued an order on December 12 to transfer ... actions–pending in 22 districts to the Louisiana court for ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Golden Care Partners with Nationally Recognized Caregiver Training Service 2Health News:ACLS Online Certification Website ACLS-PALS-BLS.com Now Features a New and User-Friendly Layout 2Health News:Vaccine for Deer Against 'Mad Cow'-Like Illness Shows Promise 2Health News:TalkLocal Launches in Henderson Weeks Following New Megafactory, New Jobs Announcement 2Health News:Panel Orders Xarelto Lawsuits Consolidated Into Multi-District Litigation Reports Alonso Krangle LLP 2Health News:Panel Orders Xarelto Lawsuits Consolidated Into Multi-District Litigation Reports Alonso Krangle LLP 3Health News:Panel Orders Xarelto Lawsuits Consolidated Into Multi-District Litigation Reports Alonso Krangle LLP 4
... ... Award. , ... March 30, 2010 -- Five Summit Medical Group physicians have recently received the MDX/American ... M.D., Eric Mrisky, M.D., and Monib Zirvi, M.D., join their colleagues, Lisa M. Coohill, ...
... about proper use of antibiotics have the potential to ... to a report in the April issue of ... publication of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control ... MixedInk (New York, NY) studied the health information content ...
... to health with shelter dogs , TUESDAY, March 30 (HealthDay ... "leash" on life as they gain strength by walking dogs ... Cardiac Friends, is a partnership between ProHealth Care (PHC) and ... , "It,s a great way to help the dogs and ...
... Aspirin, ibuprofen and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs ... symptoms of arthritis and other inflammatory disorders. But ... have osteoarthritis) these medications are also known to ... body, particularly in the gastrointestinal tract. ...
... ... , ... -- SDI , a leading healthcare market insight and analytics firm, today reported that ... 6% in 2009 compared to 2008. The growth rate of all inpatient hospital stays that ...
... ... therapy is a major key for returning us back to our natural state as a ... ... Integrative Medicine and an Industrial Toxicologist, has dedicated a quarter of a century to discovering ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Summit Medical Group Physicians Receive Patients' Choice Award 2Health News:Summit Medical Group Physicians Receive Patients' Choice Award 3Health News:Misinformation about antibiotics can travel to large audience via Twitter: study 2Health News:Misinformation about antibiotics can travel to large audience via Twitter: study 3Health News:Man's Best Friend Helps Mend Broken Hearts 2Health News:Man's Best Friend Helps Mend Broken Hearts 3Health News:McMaster researcher leads development of promising drug for inflammation 2Health News:Scientist, Dr Staninger, Unlocks the Mystery of Morgellons Disease 2Health News:Scientist, Dr Staninger, Unlocks the Mystery of Morgellons Disease 3
(Date:12/19/2014)... , Dec. 18, 2014  Decision Resources Group finds ... United States will increase to a value ... primarily driven by expansion in the large direct energy ... will be increasingly adopted due to the advantages they ... Other key findings from Decision Resources Group,s coverage of ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... , Dec. 18, 2014  RESMED INC. (NYSE: ... quarter of fiscal year 2015 results on Thursday, January 22, ... press release with ResMed,s results will be issued after 1:00 ... webcast to discuss operating results and future outlook. ... US Pacific Time and the live webcast of the call ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... Since last month,s FBI shutdown of online ... the leading online black market for illegal drugs - ... offering of drugs and other illegal items.  New numbers ... succeed in lowering the numbers of drugs and illegal ... in August. But some new sites that have emerged ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:U.S. Laparoscopic Device Market Will Reach Over $4.3 Billion by 2023 2U.S. Laparoscopic Device Market Will Reach Over $4.3 Billion by 2023 3ResMed To Announce Second Quarter 2015 Results 2Post Silk Road - Another Online Drug Den Now Dominates the DarkNet 2Post Silk Road - Another Online Drug Den Now Dominates the DarkNet 3
... Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOR ) ... financial results  on Tuesday, July 26, 2011 after the ... host a conference call and webcast on Tuesday, July ... Pacific to discuss results and highlights of the second ...
... Scripts (Nasdaq: ESRX ), one of the largest ... intention to release its second quarter earnings on Wednesday, July ... quarterly conference call to discuss second quarter results on Thursday, ... Central Time). This call is being webcast and ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Questcor to Report Second Quarter 2011 Earnings and Conduct Conference Call on July 26, 2011 2
Reusable Components Compatible with VERSASTEP™ Reposable Access System....
The VersaStep™ 5 mm and VersaStep™ PLUS Reposable system components for creating each access port are supplied in separate packages....
... VERSASTEP™ Plus Long Instrument for ... ,The VERSASTEP™ Plus Long Instrument ... a unique endoscopic entry device ... procedures. It is used to ...
... The Step™ and Mini Step™ device components are ... Step™ Single Use System is supplied sterile in ... packaged in various configurations and combinations. They are ... Access needle and the Step™ radially Expandable Sleeve. ...
Medicine Products: