Latest Ukiah Valley Medical Center Stories

2009-06-12 07:00:00

New name and logo reflect system's progressive growth and commitment to health and wellness PAINESVILLE, Ohio, June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- After years of redefining health care in Northeast Ohio, Lake Hospital System has redefined itself.

2008-09-01 03:00:26

By Heerwagen, Peter Valley Health is going into the hospital building business. The Winchester health-care organization recently purchased land in Warren County for a new hospital, and its West Virginia subsidiary, East Mountain Health Advantage, has purchased land near Romney for a new hospital.

2008-08-25 03:00:43

By Kibbe, Cindy New Hampshire's health-care facilities are growing at a record pace.

2008-07-03 15:00:41

UKIAH, Calif., July 3 /PRNewswire/ -- National and regional healthcare leaders will convene in Mendocino County July 18 for a one-day conference, "Connecting California to Improve Patient Care in 2008.""Ultimately we want to improve rural healthcare by increasing the local adoption of electronic medical record software and by enabling the exchange of clinical data between health care providers," explained Carl Henning, MD, president of Redwood MedNet, the conference host.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.