Latest Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center Stories

2009-06-25 21:25:00

Pop star Michael Jackson died in Los Angeles Thursday after falling into a deep coma, his family said. He was 50.

2008-10-30 12:01:03

The number of patients whose hospital records were improperly accessed by UCLA Hospital System employes has topped 1,000, state officials say.

2008-09-17 03:00:25

By Melissa Evans Frustrated and angry, county leaders told health department officials Tuesday they want a clearer plan and faster progress in ensuring that nurses are competent at all public hospitals and that employees with criminal backgrounds are weeded out.

2008-08-05 12:01:07

California officials say nearly twice as many UCLA Medical Center employees than previously thought have been peeking at celebrities' medical records.

2008-07-12 03:00:28

By Barbara Jones UCLA Medical Center was named the best hospital in the Western U.S. for the 19th consecutive year and Cedars-Sinai and USC hospitals also garnered recognition in an annual survey of the nation's medical facilities conducted by U.S. News & World Report.

2008-07-08 12:01:16

InSight Health Services Holdings has announced that a wholly owned subsidiary of InSight has entered into a long-term agreement with the County of Los Angeles, California to provide magnetic resonance imaging services.

2007-07-13 12:13:47

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Physicians, hospital employees and hospital leadership will join community members at an open-house event on Sunday, July 15, to celebrate the opening of Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital's new emergency center.

2007-05-28 03:00:26

By Karla Ward, The Lexington Herald-Leader, Ky. May 28--From the conference room adjoining his office at the University of Kentucky, Dr. Michael Karpf can see what is now only an expanse of red dirt but will one day be a new UK Chandler Hospital.

2007-01-03 15:00:52

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- SCAN Health Plan recently announced that the UCLA Health System, which includes UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and the UCLA Medical Group, has joined the health plan's provider network, effective immediately.

2005-09-15 07:07:02

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Pop singer Britney Spears gave birth to a baby boy at a Los Angeles hospital on Wednesday, Us Weekly magazine reported on its Web site.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.