In The News

Section: In The News - posted in 2012

St. Joseph Hospital Event Raises $100,000 for Robotics Program
Oct 31, 2012
St. Joseph Hospital Event Raises $100,000 for Robotics Program St. Joseph Hospital's annual Celebration 2012! gala made for a night of fine dining, dancing and interactive guest experiences, raising approximately $100,000 for the hospital to invest in the latest robotic and minimally invasive treatment ...
SWIM4ME Program Helps Kids Lap Life’s Obstacles
Oct 26, 2012
SWIM4ME Program Helps Kids Lap Life’s Obstacles Orange, Calif., Oct. 26, 2012 – Eleven-year-old Daniela Ramirez didn't know how to swim. And learning wasn't really an option when swim lessons and access to a pool were unattainable due to a lack of funds. That all changed when the ...
St. Joseph Hospital Receives Platinum Performance Achievement Award for Cardiac Care
Aug 28, 2012
St. Joseph Hospital Receives Platinum Performance Achievement Award for Cardiac Care St. Joseph Hospital has received the American College of Cardiology Foundation's NCDR ACTION Registry–GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2012 – one of only 164 hospitals nationwide to do so. The award recognizes St. ...
St. Joseph Hospital Selected to Continue Participation in National Cancer Institute Program to Enhance Cancer Research and Care
Aug 22, 2012
The National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of the National Institutes of Health, selected St. Joseph Hospital to continue participation in its national network of community cancer centers. A member of the NCI Community Cancer Centers Program (NCCCP) ...
Empowered Cancer Patients & Survivors Walk the Runway in St. Joseph Hospital’s Circles of Life Fashion Show
Jul 16, 2012
Empowered Cancer Patients & Survivors Walk the Runway in  St. Joseph Hospital’s Circles of Life Fashion Show Yolanda Origel is not used to being taken care of. After her mother passed away of breast cancer when she was just 10 years old, she assumed the caregiver role for her siblings. Continuing that legacy through adulthood, seven years ago she obtained ...
St. Joseph Hospital of Orange Enrolls First Patient for Los Angeles and Orange County Region in Landmark Hypertension Study
Jul 12, 2012
St. Joseph Hospital of Orange Enrolls First Patient  for Los Angeles and Orange County Region in Landmark Hypertension Study St. Joseph Hospital of Orange on July 11 enrolled its first patient as part of a national clinical trial conducted by Medtronic Inc. for a renal denervation procedure designed to eliminate treatment-resistant hypertension. St. Joseph Hospital is the ...
St. Joseph Hospital First in Orange County to Perform MAKOplasty Hip Replacement
Jul 12, 2012
St. Joseph Hospital First in Orange County to  Perform MAKOplasty Hip Replacement Fishing, golfing, playing with your dog in the backyard – these are all ordinary activities that for some may seem relatively easy, but when you're suffering from severe hip pain, even simple tasks can pose a great challenge. For ...
St. Joseph Hospital Physician Awarded Home Care Physician of the Year
Jun 22, 2012
St. Joseph Hospital Physician Awarded Home Care Physician of the Year Brian Boyd, M.D., medical director of the St. Joseph Health Hospital Palliative Care Team, was recently awarded the Home Care Physician of the Year Award by the California Association for Health Services at Home (CAHSAH). The award recognizes ...
World-Renowned Sculptor Unveils Christ Statue at St. Joseph Hospital in Orange
Jun 18, 2012
World-Renowned Sculptor Unveils Christ Statue at St. Joseph Hospital in Orange World-renowned sculptor John M. Soderberg, PhD, locally known for his prominent bronze works at the Christ Cathedral (formerly Crystal Cathedral), unveiled an 1,800 pound bronze sculpture near the entrance of St. Joseph Health – St. Joseph ...
Leapfrog Group Honors St. Joseph Hospital in Orange and St. Jude Medical Center in Fullerton for Being among the Safest Hospitals in the Nation
Jun 12, 2012
Leapfrog Group Honors St. Joseph Hospital in Orange and St. Jude Medical Center in Fullerton for Being among the Safest Hospitals in the Nation St. Joseph Health–St. Joseph Hospital in Orange and St. Joseph Health–St. Jude Medical Center in Fullerton recently earned an "A" Hospital Safety Score SM from The Leapfrog Group, recognizing these hospitals for being among the ...
8-Year-Old Boy to Donate Birthday Presents to Children at St. Joseph Hospital
Jun 5, 2012
While most 8 year olds look forward to their birthdays for parties and presents, Jet Charter looks forward to his birthday so that he can give back to kids who could use a little birthday cheer. For the third year in a row, Jet donated his birthday ...