Healthcare

Foundation gifts $1M to Hinds Hospice

Hinds Hospice will continue to provide end-of-life care to Madera County residents thanks to a $1-million gift from the Red and Nancy Arnold Foundation.

Monthly health plan enrollment jumps 151% in Valley

Covered California, which has a call center in Fresno (pictured), enrolled 6,514 individuals in the San Joaquin Valley into health plans through November.Covered California, the state health insurance exchange, announced today that 6,514 people in an eight-county region of the San Joaquin Valley have enrolled in plans through November 30.

Judge: Harris to keep working on Tulare medical tower

The Tulare Regional Medical Center medical tower is slated for complete June 2015.A federal judge in Fresno has denied a request from Harris Construction to stop working on Tulare Regional Medical Center's 115,000 square-foot medical tower.

Clovis schools to boost fitness with Kaiser grant

Kaiser Permanente has awarded a grant of $23,000 to two Clovis schools that will support a fitness program for students.

Farmersville health center receives top rating

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The Washington, D.C.-based National Committee for Quality Assurance has recognized the Family HealthCare Network’s Farmersville health center as a level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home.

Kaiser seeks community benefit grantees

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Fresno is seeking grant applications from local nonprofits and agencies to help them as they address the Valley's health concerns.

$12M conference center unveiled at Clovis Community

Officials with Community Medical Centers celebrate the unveiling of the H. Marcus Radin Conference Center at Clovis Community Medical Center.Community Medical Centers officials were on hand Thursday morning for the unveiling of the $12 million H. Marcus Conference Center at Clovis Community Medical Center.

Fresno Kaiser makes "Top Hospitals" list

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center FresnoKaiser Permanente Fresno Medical Center was one of only 90 hospitals nationwide to make Leapfrog's 2013 Top Hospitals list for efficiency and patient safety.

Kaiser opens Fresno storefront for plan enrollments

Kaiser Permanente has opened a northwest Fresno retail store to answer questions and enroll people in its health plan through the new Covered California marketplace.

Fresno symposium to explain health care law

Business owners scratching their head about the Affordable Care Act can get some answers during a symposium put on by Fresno business service provider Payroll People on Dec. 3.