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Jun 22, 2017, 15:14 ET UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital and Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Plan Strategic Affiliation

Two leading children's hospitals — UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital, part of UCLA Health, and Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach,...


Mar 08, 2017, 15:06 ET MemorialCare Health System Among Nation's 150 Top Places to Work

MemorialCare Health System with top hospitals and more than 200 care sites in Southern California was named to Becker's Hospital Review "150 Top...


Dec 20, 2016, 12:00 ET Prominent Government and Community Relations Executive to Lead MemorialCare Health System Advocacy Efforts

As MemorialCare Health System continues to advocate for sustainable healthcare policy and forge strong government relationships to advance...


Dec 13, 2016, 16:19 ET Prominent Government and Community Relations Executive to Lead MemorialCare Health System Advocacy Efforts

As MemorialCare Health System continues to advocate for sustainable healthcare policy and forge strong government relationships to advance...


Jul 06, 2016, 15:04 ET MemorialCare Health System Chief Transformation Officer Helen Macfie Named Among Nation's 50 Top Patient Safety Experts and 8 Top Chief Transformation Officers

 Helen Macfie, Pharm.D., MemorialCare Health System Chief Transformation Officer, has been named to two Becker's Healthcare national lists of...


Jun 21, 2016, 17:44 ET Boeing and MemorialCare Health System Partner on Boeing's First California Customized Health Plan Option Offering Better Benefits and Lower Costs for Boeing Employees and Their Families

 The Boeing Company selected MemorialCare Health System for a first-of-its-kind customized health plan option in California for almost all of...


Jun 06, 2016, 16:35 ET Laurie Sicaeros Named Chief Operating Officer for MemorialCare Medical Foundation and Vice President of Physician Integration

Laurie Sicaeros—highly regarded leader in health system transformation—has been named Chief Operating Officer for MemorialCare Medical...


Jan 12, 2016, 15:59 ET MemorialCare Regional ACO Chosen for CMS initiative to Build on Success of ACOs

MemorialCare Regional ACO has been selected to participate in the Centers for Medicare & Medicare Services (CMS) new accountable care...


Oct 08, 2015, 14:03 ET Orange County Register Readers Vote Saddleback Memorial and Orange Coast Memorial Medical Centers the Region's Best Hospitals

Saddleback Memorial Medical Center and Orange Coast Memorial Medical again took top spots in the Best Hospital Category in the Orange County...


Dec 16, 2014, 15:30 ET Dr. Gary Levine, President of National Consortium of Breast Centers, to Lead MemorialCare Health System Breast Centers in Southern California

Gary Levine, M.D., nationally recognized breast radiologist, is joining MemorialCare Health System as Medical Director of MemorialCare Breast...


Dec 10, 2014, 15:45 ET MemorialCare Health System Hospitals Again Honored as Safest in U.S.

MemorialCare Health System hospitals—including Long Beach Memorial, Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center in Fountain Valley and Saddleback...


Nov 19, 2014, 12:00 ET MemorialCare Medical Group Named Among California's Best: Achieves Top Honors for Clinical Quality, Patient Experience, Health Information Technology

MemorialCare Health System's MemorialCare Medical Group once again was named one of the best physician organizations in California when it...


Oct 06, 2014, 15:45 ET MemorialCare Medical Foundation, Physician Group Division of MemorialCare Health System, Becomes Sole Owner of 8 Community-Based, Free-Standing Imaging Centers in Los Angeles & Orange Counties

MemorialCare Health System announced today that its MemorialCare Medical Foundation physician division has concluded negotiations to solely own...


Jul 15, 2014, 11:45 ET MemorialCare Health System Hospitals Rank Among Nation's Best in U.S. News & World Report's Annual Listings of Best Hospitals

 In a rigorous assessment of more than 5,000 hospitals in the U.S., MemorialCare Health System's Long Beach Memorial has earned a place among...


May 29, 2014, 15:00 ET MemorialCare Health System Names Prominent Legal Executive New General Counsel

MemorialCare Health System in Southern California announced that Terri Cammarano, JD, LLM, has joined its executive team as General Counsel....


May 15, 2014, 12:00 ET Experts Discuss High Value Health Benefit Strategies and Employer Solutions to Health Care's Transformation at Tenth Annual Forum Sponsored by The Presidents' Partnership of MemorialCare Health System

 Health industry experts and more than 160 corporate executives participated in a forum on high value health benefit strategies and employer...


May 12, 2014, 16:00 ET American Hospital Association honors MemorialCare Health System's Government Relations Executive Peter Mackler as Grassroots Champion

The American Hospital Association, in partnership with California Hospital Association, honored Peter Mackler, Executive Director of Government...


May 07, 2014, 16:02 ET Cedars-Sinai and MemorialCare Health Systems Launch Strategic Partnership to Accelerate Innovation in Health Care

To help develop and accelerate innovative technology to benefit patients, two prominent health systems in California—Cedars-Sinai Health...


Mar 25, 2014, 12:30 ET MemorialCare Health System Among 36 Employers Honored Worldwide with Gallup Great Workplace Award

 For the fourth consecutive year, MemorialCare Health System (memorialcare.org) has been named by the Gallup organization as among the most...


Dec 11, 2013, 15:00 ET MemorialCare Health System's Physician Organizations Achieve Top Honors from Integrated Healthcare Association and Other Statewide Groups

MemorialCare Medical Group & Greater Newport Physicians Named Among State's Best MemorialCare Health System's two physician organizations...


Nov 20, 2013, 15:00 ET Prominent Executive to Lead MemorialCare Health System Strategic Efforts

Diane Laird Appointed Chief Strategy Officer Diane Laird, an executive for nearly three decades at some of Southern California's best known health...


Oct 02, 2013, 15:28 ET UC Irvine Health and MemorialCare Health System Announce Ground-Breaking Affiliation to Expand Access to High Quality, Cost Effective Care

 The University of California Board of Regents, on behalf of UC Irvine Health, and the Board of Directors of MemorialCare Health System in...


Sep 26, 2013, 14:00 ET Prominent Physician Named CEO of MemorialCare Medical Foundation, a Physician Organization with 2,000 Affiliated Physicians

Mark Schafer, MD, prominent physician leader in California, was named CEO of MemorialCare Medical Foundation, replacing Patrick Kapsner, who is...


Sep 04, 2013, 18:05 ET MemorialCare Health System Completes Sale of 15-Acre Costa Mesa Property

MemorialCare Health System, a Southern California not-for-profit integrated delivery system, announced today it has completed the sale of its...


Sep 03, 2013, 13:45 ET MemorialCare Health System Announces Opening of Seaside Health Plan

MemorialCare Health System's Seaside Health Plan has opened for business to serve those enrolled in Medicare, Medi-Cal, Dual Eligibles and...