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11 Apr A Fishy Tale of PR Training

When I lecture at local colleges and universities about the profession of public relations, I am often asked how I got into the business. As I share my stories of early PR experiences, there’s a look of surprise on the faces of students as I...

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04 Apr Public Trust and Public Relations

There is an expected level of transparency in America. It’s no secret that the digital age makes it much easier to access information - which is why the ‘trust factor’ is more important now than ever. This era marks a momentous time in history, where trust...

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28 Mar Website Created to Rate 10,000 Physicians in California

For the first time, major health insurance companies have come together to create a system to evaluate individual physicians in every market across the state of California. Created by the California Healthcare Performance Information System, Pacific Business Group on Health's partner, the website scores 10,000...

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23 Mar Now you can ‘rate your physician’

Now you can ‘rate your physician’ using a free, online resource – CAqualityratings.org. According to the California Healthcare Performance Information System (CHPI), the site measures how physicians and practice sites provide recommended medical tests and procedures for patients. President of California Chronic Care Coalition and CHPI...

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15 Mar Concerns of Preventive Care Remaining a Priority

Since the Affordable Care Act, there has been a rise in mammography screenings and other preventive tests for all economic classes. Michele Carpenter, breast cancer surgeon at St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, speaks on the concerns of preventive care remaining a priority due to the proposed...

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15 Mar St. Joseph Participates in No One Dies Alone Movement

The No One Dies Alone movement started back in 2001. Today, over 200 hospitals, including St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, are involved. These selfless volunteers comfort dying patients who have no loved ones present and keep them company during their last moments. Learn more at the Orange...

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