Media Statement from Dignity Health - Inland Empire

Dec 03, 2015, 18:47 ET from Dignity Health - Inland Empire

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif., Dec. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dignity Health's Inland Empire hospitals – St. Bernardine Medical Center and Community Hospital of San Bernardino each received two patients from yesterday's active shooter occurrence in San Bernardino. 

At Dignity Health – Community Hospital of San Bernardino, one patient is currently listed in good condition.  A second patient was treated and released yesterday.

At Dignity Health – St. Bernardine Medical Center, one patient is currently listed in good condition.  A second patient was treated and released yesterday.

The San Bernardino Police Department has asked that we decline any request to facilitate interviews with patients since this is an active police investigation.  Dignity Health's policy is to cooperate fully with law enforcement and as such, we have no further information at this time.                                                                        

About Dignity Health St. Bernardine Medical Center
Serving the health care needs of the people of the Inland Empire since 1931, St. Bernardine is a highly-regarded 342-bed, nonprofit, tertiary acute care hospital located in San Bernardino, California.  The hospital offers a full continuum of services, from family care to heart surgery, treating an average of 82,000 individuals in the Emergency Department, delivering 2,100 babies and admitting more than 17,000 patients for treatment each year.  St. Bernardine Medical Center is a member of Dignity Health.  Visit dignityhealth.org/stbernardinemedical/ for additional information.

About Dignity Health Community Hospital of San Bernardino
Dignity Health Community Hospital of San Bernardino is a 347-bed nonprofit, acute care hospital that has served the Inland Empire community since 1910.  Known for its programs in maternity care, behavioral health services and clinical excellence, the hospital's medical services also include inpatient and outpatient surgery, long term subacute care for adults and children, and health education programs for community members.  Dignity Health Community Hospital of San Bernardino has been committed to serving its community with excellence, compassion and respect for over 100 years.  For more information, visit dignityhealth.org/communityhospital.

 

 

SOURCE Dignity Health - Inland Empire