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03 Sep Hoag Orthopedic Institute Receives ACGME Accreditation

Photo by Orthopedics This Week Hoag Orthopedic Institute, one of the largest volume providers of orthopedic care in the nation, through its Orthopedic Education and Research Institute (OERI), received endorsement from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). ACGME is a private, non-profit organization that...

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27 Aug Pacific Business Group on Health Talks Medicare

William Kramer, Executive Director of National Health Policy for the Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH), recently wrote an op-ed piece on Medicare to celebrate its 50th birthday. In his op-ed, he focused on the importance and evolution of the policy since its passing in...

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25 Aug Global Transitional Care Begins Treating Patients

Photo by: The Orange County Register Global Transitional Care (GTC), which is a first-of-its-kind provider group,  was recently named the first Medicare approved, dedicated transitional care company in the country helping individuals as they transition back to a home setting. Medicare created the program to help...

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19 Aug Hoag Orthopedic Institute Keeps One Mouseketeer Dancing

[caption id="attachment_15606" align="alignleft" width="314"] Photo taken from Yahoo! Article[/caption] ‘The Show Must Go On!’ Sherry Alberoni Van Meter had put off knee surgery for 15 years, fearing that potential complications from the surgery would be worse than the pain she was already suffering. But the day...

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13 Aug Redlands Community Hospital Miracle Baby Turns 1

                  Told that her child would have a five percent chance of survival, Kristy Thiem, 33, of Redlands said nothing would stop her from convincing doctors to save her son’s life.  Born dangerously pre-term at 22 weeks on July 19, 2014 at just over a pound,...

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