San Jacinto man dies following ‘family disturbance’ at home

San Jacinto man dies following ‘family disturbance’ at home

A San Jacinto man died at a Hemet hospital on Sunday, Nov. 12 following a family disturbance several days earlier and homicide detectives were investigating his death, sheriff’s officials said. Osvaldo Narvarro, 42, was pronounced dead at 8:10 a.m. Sunday at Hemet Valley Medical Center, according to a Riverside County coroner press release. About 10 […]

Menifee And Hemet Valley Medical centers receive 5-Star Healthgrade awards for 2017

HEMET – Both Menifee Valley Medical Center and Hemet Valley Medical Center were recognized with nine, 5-Star awards from Healthgrades. Every year, Healthgrades evaluates hospitals nationwide which include 4,500 hospitals. It is an online leading service that allows patients to rate their experience and care. Their ratings allow patients to make informed decisions when choosing […]

Hemet Valley Medical Center is ready for any emergency

Recently maintenance workers in a Hemet technology firm were working to repair a high-pressure line carrying a toxic chemical called “Black Liquor” when it exploded. The heated liquid used as an adhesive and cleaning agent, spewed over the maintenance workers and created a gas that spread through the facility, affecting other employees. The liquid burned […]

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 […]