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31 Mar, 2017, 14:00 ET Lakewood Regional Medical Center Celebrates National Doctors' Day

Lakewood Regional Medical Center is proud to participate in National Doctor's Day on March 30, 2017. The physicians who consistently serve in the...


07 Dec, 2016, 18:00 ET Lakewood Regional Medical Center Supports Troops

Lakewood Regional Medical Center was proud to sponsor an Operation Gratitude letter writing campaign in honor of our military personnel....


22 Jun, 2016, 22:00 ET Lakewood Regional Medical Center Collected 16,200 Servings of Cereal and $8,313.00 Through its "Healthy Over Hungry" Cereal Drive

 Lakewood Regional Medical Center is pleased to announce that it collected 16,200 servings of cereal and $8,313.00 to provide area children and...


21 Nov, 2014, 17:00 ET Hospital's Fast Response Saves Stroke Victim

 Paramount resident Alfredo Cuadros knew something was wrong. On Nov. 6, Alfredo was out mowing the lawn when his right arm went numb and he...


05 Jun, 2014, 13:09 ET Lakewood Regional Medical Center to host free Hands-Only CPR training on "Sidewalk CPR Day" June 5

Lakewood Regional Medical Center will provide free hands-only CPR training on Sidewalk CPR Day, June 5, at Lakewood Center Mall in the main center...


17 Jan, 2014, 19:38 ET New CEO named for Lakewood Regional Medical Center

Lakewood Regional Medical Center has appointed Ron Galonsky, FACHE as its new chief executive officer (CEO), effective January 20, 2014. An...


01 Aug, 2013, 23:51 ET Da Vinci Robotic Surgery Debuts at Lakewood Regional Medical Center

Lakewood Regional Medical Center in Lakewood, CA, has performed its first robotic surgery using the da Vinci Robotic Suite, a $2 million investment...


26 Mar, 2013, 14:23 ET Lakewood Regional Medical Center ranked first among Tenet California hospitals

Lakewood Regional rates highly in medical care and level of service Today's healthcare environment demands ambitious targets and measures...


30 Aug, 2012, 20:00 ET Community Weight Loss Contest

Hosted by Hospital and YMCA Lakewood Regional Medical Center and the Weingart-Lakewood Family YMCA are teaming up to fight obesity and...


18 Oct, 2011, 18:02 ET Free Flu Shots for Adults in Lakewood

Lakewood Regional Medical Center will offer free flu shots on Saturday morning, October 22, 2011. The shots will be given from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m....


18 Oct, 2011, 14:30 ET Primary Stroke Center at Lakewood Regional Medical Center Receives Joint Commission Certification

 Lakewood Regional Medical Center recently received the Joint Commission's Certificate of Distinction for its primary stroke center. The...


28 Jun, 2011, 14:13 ET Online Services Get Patients InQuickER

Anyone who has recently visited a hospital emergency room knows that there is often a wait before non-urgent patients can be seen by a physician....


12 May, 2011, 01:10 ET Lakewood Regional Seeks Family, Friends Of 80-Year-Old Patient

Lakewood Regional Medical Center is trying to locate family, friends or acquaintances of a man who is receiving care after suffering a stroke....


05 May, 2011, 15:14 ET Back from the Brink: Heart Patient Survives With Help From Emergency Personnel

It started as a typical day for retired Fire Chief Fred Gies, but it would be anything but normal. As he did on so many mornings before, the...


06 Apr, 2011, 14:57 ET Former Major League Baseball Players Visit Lakewood Regional Medical Center

Former Los Angeles Dodger Ken Landreaux and former Minnesota Twin, Darrell Jackson, board members of The 10-20 Club, took time out of their busy...


10 Feb, 2011, 00:40 ET Lakewood Regional Medical Center Helps Community to 'Focus on the Heart' with New Heart Health Campaign

With approximately one death occurring every 36 seconds from cardiovascular disease, Americans need to find a way to beat the odds. That premise...


26 Jan, 2011, 19:36 ET Lakewood Regional Medical Center: Putting the 'ME' Back Into Emergency Services

It's a visual that anyone who has watched TV in the last ten years would recognize: sirens blaring, ambulance wheels screeching to a stop,...