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Lodi Health earns accreditation for weight-loss surgeries

LODI — Lodi Health has earned certification as a Center of Excellence in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery for its weight-loss surgeries. “This accreditation shows Lodi Health’s dedication and commitment to…

DMC shows off new robotic surgical system

DMC shows off new robotic surgical system

MODESTO — Doctors Medical Center in Modesto has been providing da Vinci robotic-assisted surgeries since 2009. In 2016, the hospital bought an upgraded model, which surgeons demonstrated in early December.…

Doctors Hospital receives award for patient care

MANTECA — Doctors Hospital of Manteca has been acknowledged for safe and effective patient care. The hospital announced Tuesday it has received The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for…

Covered California extends initial enrollment deadline

Covered California extends initial enrollment deadline

SACRAMENTO — Covered California has extended its enrollment deadline to give consumers more time to sign up for health coverage that will start on Jan. 1. Consumers now have until…

Covered California reports enrollment surge

Covered California reports enrollment surge

SACRAMENTO — Covered California says there has been a surge of people signing up for health care coverage as an important deadline approaches this week. As of Monday, more than…

Doctors Medical Center earns national surgical weight loss accreditation

MODESTO — Doctors Medical Center has received national accreditation for its surgical weight loss program. The accreditation was awarded by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program,…

St. Joseph’s shows cardiac hybrid suite

STOCKTON — St. Joseph’s Medical Center unveiled its new cardiac hybrid suite in November. The suite is a combination of everything needed for cardiovascular operating room and a catheter lab.…

Doctors Hospital gets stroke certification

MANTECA — Doctors Hospital of Manteca has earned Advanced Certification as a Primary Stroke Center from the Joint Commission, the hospital announced. “We commend Doctors Hospital of Manteca for becoming…

Doctors Hospital of Manteca gets top grade for patient safety

MANTECA — Doctors Hospital of Manteca earned an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group on Tuesday. The ranking means the hospital is among the safest hospitals in the United States.…

Turlock home care agency rated among top 500 in nation

TURLOCK — CovenantCare at Home, a not-for-profit hospice, and personal health care provider, was named to the Top 500 list of the 2016 HomeCare Elite by DecisionHealth. It is a…