Community Health Fair coming to Hemet

Community Health Fair coming to Hemet

Flu shots, five-minute doctor consults, nutritional assessments, free health screenings and other opportunities to improve health will be available Saturday, Oct. 14, during the 2017 Community Health Fair in the parking lot across from the Hemet Valley Medical Center. The Physicians for Healthy Hospitals is sponsoring the free health fair, which will be held 9 […]

Hemet Valley Medical Center to become STEMI center

HEMET – In an effort to work more efficiently between doctors and paramedics, Hemet Valley Medical Center is working toward achieving STEMI, or segment elevation myocardial infarction, certification. Once the hospital receives the certification, STEMI protocols will allow the hospital to treat patients when it matters most – right after the suspected heart attack – […]

Hemet Valley Medical Center ‘White Coat Ceremony’ welcomes first year osteopath residents

Hemet Valley Medical Center ‘White Coat Ceremony’ welcomes first year osteopath residents

The 18-member class of Hemet Valley Medical Center’s third class of graduate osteopathic resident doctors was welcomed to the Center’s osteopathic school in a traditional “White Coat Ceremony” by members of the Physicians for Healthy Hospital’s board, teachers, staff and fellow residents Monday, July 31. The new resident doctors have already earned their medical degrees […]

Kali P. Chaudhuri, M.D. – Investing in Health & Community

Kali P. Chaudhuri, M.D. – Investing in Health & Community

Dr. Kali Pradip Chaudhuri’s path to success in the medical field has been a roundabout route that began in India and has lead him to locations around the world, including the Hemet and Menifee valleys. Despite his route being marked with some delays, detours and a dollop of controversy, he has shown a steady hand […]

Three area hospital workers infected with tuberculosis; risk of transmission low, officials say

RIVERSIDE – Risk of transmission is low for the more than 2,000 people notified of possible exposure to tuberculosis after a single staff member at Parkview Community Hospital and two staffers at Hemet Valley Medical Center were diagnosed with the illness, the Riverside County Department of Public Health said. “The risk of transmission is low, but TB can still be […]

Hemet Valley Medical Center proudly introduces state-of-the-art, $8.4 million Catheterization Lab

Hemet Valley Medical Center proudly introduces state-of-the-art, $8.4 million Catheterization Lab

HEMET – Hemet Valley Medical Center, as part of a larger expansion plan, recently announced the opening of a new, State-of-the-Art Cardiac Catheterization Lab. The $8.4 million project was two years in the making. (Click link to view related story.) A Catheterization Laboratory or “Cath Lab” is an examination room with diagnostic imaging equipment used to visualize […]

Menifee and Hemet Valley Medical Centers Receive 5-Star Healthgrades Awards For 2017

By Gloria Magallanes, Valley News Staffwriter The Menifee Valley Medical Center (MVMC)  has received three Healthgrades awards for 2017. It was a 5-star recipient in Total Knee Replacement, Carotid Surgery, and Pacemaker Procedures. Hemet Valley Medical Center (HVMC) was awarded two 5-star Healthgrades awards for 2017 for Hip Replacement and Hip Fractures Treatment. Every year, […]