Healthcare

Obamacare discussion planned

Zocalo Public Square will present the discussion “Will Obamacare Fail Fresno?” at 7 p.m. April 30 at Frank's Place at Warnors Center for the Performing Arts, 1432 Fulton St. in Fresno.

Fresno hospitals rated high in patient care

Two Valley hospitals were honored with Healthgrades 2014 Outstanding Patient Experience Award for providing exceptional patient care.

Child abuse center ranks high

The Guilds of Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Center at Children’s Hospital Central California is now one of the select in the nation qualifying as a center of excellence after achieving the highest of three benchmarking standards set by the Children’s Hospital Association.

Students raise more than $2K for hospital

For the past month, students from Mountain View Elementary School in Visalia have collected spare change to help improve Kaweah Delta Medical Center’s labor and delivery unit, and the totals are in.

EYE-Q expanding to Clovis

EYE-Q Vision Care center in FresnoAfter having served Fresno and Selma with vision correcting services for the last 60 years, EYE-Q Vision Care announced it will open a third Valley location next January.

Sanger health center groundbreaking set

A groundbreaking will kick off construction of a new 16,000 square foot United Health Center at 10 a.m. Thursday at the northeast corner of 7th and P streets in downtown Sanger.

Chubb out as Community Regional Medical Center CEO

Jack Chubb has left his position as CEO of Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno.After nine years, Jack Chubb has left his position as CEO of Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno, effective today.

Saroyan joins Children's Hospital

Rob Saroyan.Rob Saroyan has joined Children's Hospital Central California as vice president of philanthropy and chief development officer.

Kaiser store extends hours for health coverage

Health coverage deadline looming.
Kaiser Permanente’s Shop KP retail store at Shaw and Brawley avenues in Fresno will have extended hours this weekend to help Valley residents enroll for health coverage before the March 31 open enrollment deadline.

American Red Cross awards EYE-Q staff

Two doctors with EYE-Q Vision Care were honored for their humanitarian contributions during a dinner in Fresno March 21.