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Medical Specialization (INACTIVE)

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  • GCC Nursing leader decries spending cuts

    Two employees of the Glendale Community College nursing department this week spoke against planned spending cuts that they said would paralyze some services. Earlier this year, college officials announced they would reduce the hours of 115 employees...
  • Hospital coalition aims to drop patient readmissions

    Hospital coalition aims to drop patient readmissions
    Local hospitals are ramping up efforts to drive down their readmission rates as an Oct. 1 deadline looms for them to achieve results or face state-imposed penalties. Of all the patients readmitted to the three local hospitals — Glendale Adventist,...
  • Medical nomads change lives

    Medical nomads change lives
    When Dr. Bruce Ascough pulls up to a Red Cross hospital in Mexico, there usually are dozens of people with deformities and other ailments lined up to see him and other doctors, hoping they can change their lives for the better and emerge from a life of...
  • Marion Elizabeth McKenzie Petit Dec. 13, 1919-July 13, 2012

    Marion Elizabeth McKenzie Petit July 13, 2012 Beloved wife and mother, Marion Elizabeth McKenzie Petit died at the age of 92 in La Canada, California. She was born to J. Wallace McKenzie and Wilhelmina Fitger McKenzie on December 13, 1919, in Great Falls,...
  • Lucille Ila Ingraham May 26, 1921 - February 19, 2013

    Lucille passed away from congestive heart failure. Born in Chicago Illinois, she was the second child of Pearl and Stanley Brokenshire. Lucille attended Miami-Jacobs Business College in Dayton Ohio. In 1947 she attended the School of Nursing at Los...
  • Protestors say Glendale Memorial Hospital plans to lay off 41 employees

    Protestors say Glendale Memorial Hospital plans to lay off 41 employees
    More than 100 nurses and support staff picketed outside Glendale Memorial Hospital on Thursday to oppose planned layoffs that they argued would negatively impact patient care at the 334-bed facility. The planned layoffs were announced last week, but...
  • Family fights to stay together

    Family fights to stay together
    Boxes were piled up by the front door, almost to the ceiling. Each of them contained memories of their mother, including a large picture frame she had received for Christmas. In the frame, which read “Family,” Ashley and Brandon Holbrooks...
  • Ahead of federal healthcare overhaul, local hospitals look to primary care

    Ahead of federal healthcare overhaul, local hospitals look to primary care
    As the new year begins, local healthcare providers are preparing for a potential flood of patients who previously didn’t have access to insurance, but who will now be covered as the federal Affordable Care Act takes effect. More primary care...
  • SR. MARY ANN SHEARER, SP May 3, 1918 - December 28, 2012

    SR. MARY ANN SHEARER, SP May 3, 1918 - December 28, 2012
    Sr. Mary Shearer died on December 28, 2012 at St. Joseph Residence, Seattle, WA, at 94 years of age, after 69 years as a Sister of Providence. Vigil Service: January 6, 2013. Funeral Mass: January 7, 2013. Bonney-Watson Funeral Home, Seattle, WA, is in...
  • Caregiver accused of stealing over $150K from elderly client

    A 49-year-old caregiver is facing theft charges for allegedly defrauding her 90-year-old client of more than $150,000. The caregiver, Ma Marquez, is charged with one felony count of theft from an elder by a caretaker and grand theft of personal property...
  • Doris Elaine Jensen Woodall Dec. 21, 1928-Dec. 12, 2012

    Doris Elaine Jensen Woodall Dec. 21, 1928-Dec. 12, 2012
    Doris Elaine Jensen Woodall passed away in her sleep Dec. 12, 2012, after a battle with carcinoid cancer. Although she spent most of her adult years in the greater Los Angeles area, Doris always claimed herself a Utahn. Born December 21, 1928, in...
  • Verdugo Views: There was a time when a hospital stay cost $4 a day

    Verdugo Views: There was a time when a hospital stay cost $4 a day
    There's a certain group of people who have a common bond; they were born at Physicians and Surgeons Hospital here in Glendale. Douglas Motley is one of those people. Motley's parents were living on Highland Avenue in Northwest Glendale when he was born...