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2014-03-14 23:01:11

Program is one of only 15 nationwide to offer innovative, minimally invasive treatment options for complex pulmonary diseases. Mountain View, Calif. (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 El Camino Hospital and Palo Alto Medical Foundation are collaborating with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Fellowship Program to be the first West Coast sites to offer interventional pulmonology fellowships for pulmonary fellows. Interventional pulmonology (IP) is an emerging field within pulmonary...

2014-02-28 12:28:05

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- El Camino Hospital today announced that it has appointed Iftikhar Hussain as the hospital's new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Mr. Hussain will replace interim CFO, Ned Borgstrom, starting in April. "Iftikhar brings a proven track record of careful fiscal management, organizational leadership and innovative thinking that will be a tremendous asset to our hospital," said Tomi Ryba, president and CEO of El Camino Hospital. "The...

2014-02-14 16:25:07

Citizen CPR, Provided Immediately After Sudden Cardiac Arrest, Can Double or Triple a Person's Chance of Survival MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, residents throughout Santa Clara County will have the technology available to provide assistance to a person experiencing a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) who may be in need of CPR. El Camino Hospital, the fire departments within Santa Clara County and the PulsePoint Foundation announced the availability of the...

2013-12-11 20:21:51

- Organizations to create memoranda of understanding to initiate projects in health and wellness, technology and medical innovation - MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- El Camino Hospital and the Palo Alto Medical Foundation today announced that following the return of its delegation to India as part of Mayor Ed Lee's SF Bangalore Sister City Initiative, the organizations will be exploring memoranda of understanding (MOU) with local Indian hospitals, healthcare...

2013-12-05 08:30:10

BANGALORE, India, December 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Strand Life Sciences Private Limited, a global life sciences company headquartered in Bangalore, is collaborating with the San Francisco Bay Area based El Camino Hospital to locate a Strand Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine at the Genomic Medicine Institute of the El Camino Hospital to accelerate the adoption of next generation sequencing based research panels and counseling services by the physicians at the...

2013-12-02 16:23:21

Session to Focus on Implementing Secure Desktop Mobility to Improve Patient Care and Increase Clinician Productivity SAN RAMON, Calif., Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: As the hospital of Silicon Valley, El Camino Hospital is known for its innovative use of technology to provide the best care possible. With...

2013-11-29 23:24:01

The El Camino Hospital Advanced Tablet App offers enhanced content to engage its current and prospective patients. Walnut Creek, CA (PRWEB) November 29, 2013 El Camino Hospital (ELCH) today announced that it has launched the Health Beat Advanced Magazine Tablet Application (app) for iPad, Droid and Kindle platforms in partnership with Diablo Custom Publishing (DCP). The Advanced Magazine Tablet Application is available for free through Apple’s iTunes store, Google Marketplace and the...

2013-11-25 16:27:17

- El Camino Hospital and Palo Alto Medical Foundation physicians and executives among delegation to exchange health care best practices - MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- El Camino Hospital today announced that Nandini Tandon, PhD., vice chair of the hospital's Board of Directors, will be co-chairing a health care delegation of local business, civic and physician leaders, who will visit India from December 1-4, as part of the SF Bangalore Sister City Initiative. The...

2013-11-21 12:28:49

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Nov. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- To address the need for improved pressure ulcer prevention and treatments, El Camino Hospital today announced their participation in a pilot program of the Leaf Patient Monitor, a system that wirelessly monitors in real-time, the position, movement and activity of patients susceptible to pressure ulcers (bed sores) and alerts staff when that movement deviates from individual turn-management protocols set by healthcare providers. "Like all...

2013-10-30 16:26:48

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- El Camino Hospital today was named one of the nation's Top Performers on Key Quality Measures® for 2012 by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. The hospital is one of 1,099 hospitals nationally that are being recognized, representing the top one-third of all Joint Commission-accredited hospitals reporting accountability measure performance data for 2012. "We take great pride in...