Healthcare

Children's Hospital receives $1.25M gift

Lance-Kashian and Co. and River Park Properties have donated $1.25 million to Children's Hospital Central California.

Children's Hospital remodeling for speech, hearing services

Children's Hospital Central California is filling out its campus north of Fresno with space for its speech therapy and audiology services currently offered at a building on Fresno Street.

CalViva sponsoring bike ride fundraiser

CalViva Health will be sponsoring a Valley bike ride on Oct 10 through its three-county service area in an effort to raise funds for local community organizations.

Wawona raises $43K for Children's Hospital

Employees of Wawona Foods in Clovis gather for a group photo to celebrate the company's $43,000 presentation. Photo via Children's Hospital Central CaliforniaWorkers at Wawona Frozen Foods in Clovis today celebrated a successful fundraising drive that netted more than $43,000 for Children's Hospital Central California.

Brown signs bill to help Fresno Co. continue indigent care

Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill into law today designed to help Fresno County continue providing care for the indigent and undocumented population. Assembly Bill 2731 was introduced by Assemblymember Henry T. Perea in order to help Fresno County with budget flexibility.

Kaweah Delta partners for neurological coverage

Kaweah Delta Health Care District will soon provide emergency and locally-based neurosurgical coverage to patients in the Visalia community. 

Donations funds Fresno HIV/AIDs support group

WestCare California has received a donation of $16,300 from the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation to support a group that helps HIV and AIDS patients cope with the disease.

Terry's House receives $1.5 million gift

Jim Christian and his wife Debbie with dog Sunnie.Community Regional Medical Center's hospitality house received a $1.5 million gift to help sustain its operations. Terry's House co-chair Jim Christian and his wife Debbie made the donation in order to ensure the future of the hospitality home. 

Kaiser health plan ranks among highest

Kaiser Permanente Northern California was again ranked as having the second top Medicare health plan out of more than 408 health plans in in the country, according to a study released by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.

Joslin honored by compliance organization

The Health Ethics Trust announced it will name Community Medical Centers President and CEO Tim Joslin a fellow of the trust during a ceremony in Virginia on Oct. 20.