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Apr 29, 2015, 08:23 ET
The University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences plans to open its new campus near the Dolphin Mall in Miami

University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences Bringing Physical Therapy Program to Miami

The University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences plans to bring its Doctor of Physical Therapy program to Miami in fall 2015, pending...

Apr 07, 2015, 12:00 ET
Dr. Jack Cox Named Chief Medical Officer For St. Joseph Health

Dr. Jack Cox Named Chief Medical Officer For St. Joseph Health

 Jack L. Cox, MD, who has led organizations to achieve national prominence for best-in-field outcomes and patient care, has been named the new...

Feb 19, 2015, 11:00 ET

St. Joseph Health's Deborah Proctor to Retire at Year's End

Deborah Proctor, president and CEO of St. Joseph Health for 10 years, is retiring effective December 31, 2015. Proctor has guided St. Joseph Health...

Feb 12, 2015, 08:35 ET
Dignity Health announces Darryl VandenBosch as President of St. Bernardine Medical Center, a 342-bed, nonprofit, tertiary acute care hospital located in San Bernardino, California.

Dignity Health St. Bernardine Medical Center Appoints New President

 Dignity Health, St. Bernardine Medical Center's parent company, and the hospital's Community Board recently announced the appointment of...

Feb 10, 2015, 14:03 ET

St. John Hospital Offers New Option for Those Suffering from Acid Reflux

St. John Hospital is among the first in the state and the only site in southeast Michigan to offer a new alternative treatment for patients with...

Feb 10, 2015, 13:03 ET

Providence Hospital 1st in Michigan to Offer New Heart Failure Monitoring Solution

Providence Hospital is the first in the state to implant a new miniaturized, wireless monitoring sensor to manage heart failure. The CardioMEMS HF...

Jan 21, 2015, 15:00 ET

St. Mary's Receives Healthgrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence, Among Top Five Percent of Hospitals in Nation

Dignity Health St. Mary's Medical Center has received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence™ from Healthgrades, the...

Jan 08, 2015, 19:02 ET

St. Joseph Hoag Health, Irvine Company Offer Employers and Employees Health Care Where They Work

 Seeking to bring great medical care and wellness coaching directly to residences and workplaces, St. Joseph Hoag Health and the Irvine Company...

Dec 02, 2014, 19:20 ET

St. Mary's Medical Center Offers Robotic Guidance System for Spine Surgery

Dignity Health St. Mary's Medical Center has added the Mazor Robotics Renaissance™ computer-generated guidance system to its...

Sep 17, 2014, 13:35 ET

Mission Hospital's State-of-the-Art Neuroscience & Spine Institute Offers World-Class, Integrated Care For Neurological And Spine Conditions

In response to growing community needs for comprehensive and compassionate care for neurological and spine disorders, Mission Hospital has...

Sep 15, 2014, 14:38 ET

St. Joseph Hoag Health, Irvine Company Make Staying Healthy as Easy as Stepping Outside Your Door

 Seeking to make health and wellness convenient to where people live and work, St. Joseph Hoag Health and the Irvine Company have come together...

Sep 09, 2014, 13:00 ET

Doctors Visit OC Supermarkets in Major Push to Combat Obesity and Improve Community Health; Residents Have Chance to "Shop with Your Doc"

St. Joseph Hoag Health and Ralphs joined forces today for a unique, free community health event where doctors and nutritionists visited the place...

Aug 04, 2014, 13:00 ET

CHOC Children's and St. Joseph Hoag Health Form an Accountable Care Organization

St. Joseph Hoag Health and CHOC Children's announced this morning that they will form an accountable care organization (ACO), bringing together...

Jul 28, 2014, 17:52 ET

Dignity Health St. Mary's Medical Center Honored with Quality Achievement Award for Stroke Care

 Dignity Health St. Mary's Medical Center announced today that it has received the Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Silver-Plus Quality...

Jun 24, 2014, 16:50 ET

St. Mary's Medical Center Receives Healthgrades' 2014 Women's Health Excellence Award

Dignity Health St. Mary's Medical Center has received the  2014 Women's Health Excellence Award™ from Healthgrades, the leading online...

Jun 24, 2014, 11:00 ET

Los Angeles Angels Of Anaheim Team Up With St. Joseph Health To Honor Cancer Survivors

St. Joseph Health and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim will team up at tonight's Angels game to recognize Cancer Survivorship Day and honor those...

May 01, 2014, 16:22 ET

St. Mary's Receives Another "A" Grade for Hospital Safety

 St. Mary's Medical Center has received another "A" grade for hospital safety, the highest possible, in the latest Hospital Safety Score from...

Feb 20, 2014, 13:00 ET

Study probes effects of environmental chemicals on developing fetuses

 Do commonly used chemicals in the environment imprint our babies' DNA?  Can they be linked to premature birth, birth defects and...

Feb 18, 2014, 16:34 ET

St. Mary's Medical Center Grants Fund Programs at Four San Francisco Nonprofits

Dignity Health St. Mary's Medical Center has awarded $110,000 in grants to four San Francisco nonprofit organizations, including programs for...

Feb 04, 2014, 14:15 ET

St. Joseph Health System Confirms Data Security Incident

St. Joseph Health System (SJHS), a not-for-profit integrated Catholic health care delivery system, confirmed that between Monday, December 16 and...