Healthcare

Adventist investing $13.3M in Selma facility

Adventist Health is investing $13.3 million to expand services at its medical center in Selma. 

Kaweah Delta Family Medicine Center hosts open house

Kaweah Delta Family Medicine Center will hold an open house of its facility tonight in Visalia.

New eye surgery tech in use at Fresno hospital

Two new technologies are now in use at Fresno Surgical Hospital to improve its procedures to repair cataracts in patients' eyes.

Junior Doctors Academy lands $75K grant

UCSF Fresno Latino Center for Medical Education and Research (LaCMER) was recently awarded $75,000 by the American Honda Foundation for its Junior Doctors Academy in local middle schools. 

Kaiser seeking grant applications

Kaiser Permanente Fresno is now accepting applications from non-profits, government entities and public agencies interested in applying for 2015 grants. 

Visalia optimistic 700 Cigna jobs can be saved

The Cigna call center in Visalia is in danger of closing without key Congressional action.The City of Visalia was notified Tuesday that prospects now look good for Cigna and other insurers seeking expatriate provisions added to a key Senate bill to be voted on this week.

Children's Hospital switching to former name

Children's Hospital Central California is returning to the name most are familiar with when it becomes Valley Children's Hospital once again next year.

South Valley health network expands transportation service

Family HealthCare Network (FHCN) is offering door-to-door transportation service for patients in Visalia beginning Dec. 8. 

Kaweah Delta rehab hospital renews accreditation

Kaweah Delta Rehabilitation Hospital has received a full three-year accreditation for its programs including specialty accreditation in stroke and amputee care. 

Saint Agnes recognized with Women's Choice Award

Saint Agnes Medical Center has been named one of the top hospitals for patient safety according to the 2015 Women's Choice Award.