FREE DIAGNOSED DIABETES CLASSES AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER

Hi-Desert Medical Center hosts free education classes for diagnosed diabetes patients. The Medical Center’s Dietary department will provide relevant tools and information that patients need for comprehensive training and understanding. Classes are held at 11 a.m. on the first Tuesday of every month at the Helen Gray Education Center on

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PICKETERS URGE TENET HEALTHCARE TO UNIONIZE HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER

A rare occurrence yesterday in the Morongo Basin—a union picket line in front of the Hi-Desert Medical Center sign on the highway. Reporter Eric Knabe has the details… Yesterday, staff of Hi-Desert Medical Center held an informational picket line in front of the Hi-Desert Medical Center sign along the highway.

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BLOOD DRIVE AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER TOMORROW

LifeStream will conduct a community blood drive on Thursday, April 12, at Hi-Desert Medical Center, from 10 to 2. All blood types and all types of blood donations are needed. Donors will receive incentives. In addition, LifeStream now offers donors free cholesterol screening with every blood donation. All prospective donors

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LOCAL DOCTORS HONORED AT CEREMONY AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER

Karen Faulis, Hi-Desert Medical Center chief executive officer; Dr. Eldene Smith; and Dr. Ayad Gharghoury, the hospital’s chief of staff, at the National Doctor’s Day presentation at Hi-Desert Medical Center.

Drs. Stephen Bush and Jeffrey Klempen were recognized as Doctor of the Year by the staff at Hi-Desert Medical

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COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS MEET TOMORROW

The Morongo Basin Chapter of The Compassionate Friends, a support group for parents who have experienced the death of a child, meets tomorrow and every second Wednesday of the month from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., at the Helen Gray Education Center in Joshua Tree. The group is facilitated by

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COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS MEET TONIGHT

The Morongo Basin Chapter of The Compassionate Friends, a support group for parents who have experienced the death of a child meet tonight and every second Wednesday of the month from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Helen Gray Education Center located on the campus of the Hi Desert

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BLOOD DRIVE AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER TOMORROW

LifeStream will conduct a community blood drive on Tuesday, February 13, at Hi-Desert Medical Center, from 10 to 2. Due to a nationwide blood shortage, all blood types and all types of blood donations are needed. Donors will receive incentives. In addition, Desert Blood Services now offers donors free cholesterol

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TOUR THE HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER BIRTHING CENTER THURSDAY

The Hi-Desert Medical Center is offering a variety of monthly lectures and events. Reporter Eric Knabe has something for those who are expecting… On Thursday, January 18, at 6 p.m., join the Hi-Desert Medical Center’s Birthing Center leadership and clinical staff for an extensive tour of their beautiful private and

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REGISTER NOW FOR TOUR OF HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER BIRTHING CENTER

The Hi-Desert Medical Center is offering a variety of monthly lectures and events. Reporter Eric Knabe has something for those who are expecting…

On Thursday, January 18, at 6 p.m., join the Hi-Desert Medical Center’s Birthing Center leadership and clinical staff for an extensive tour of their beautiful private and

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TRI-CHAMBER MIXER AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER THIS EVENING

The Hi-Desert Medical Center will hold the first tri-chamber mixer of 2018 on January 11. The mixer for the Yucca Valley, Joshua Tree, and Twentynine Palms Chambers of Commerce will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Helen Gray Education Center on the hospital campus in Joshua Tree.

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COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS MEET TOMORROW

The Morongo Basin Chapter of The Compassionate Friends, a support group for parents who have experienced the death of a child, meets tomorrow, Wednesday, January 10, and every second Wednesday of the month from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Helen Gray Education Center on the campus of the

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FIRST BABIES OF 2018 DELIVERED AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER

New Year’s means new beginnings. For two couples at a Joshua Tree hospital over the weekend, that platitude literally came true. Reporter David Haldane tells the story…

Her name is Khloe. At 11:16 a.m. on New Years Day, Khloe’s mom was in a world of pain. Eventually it all worked

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HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER OFFERS AARP SMART DRIVER COURSE SATURDAY

Hi-Desert Medical Center as a part of their Senior Care Programs, is hosting an AARP Smart Driver Course this Saturday. Reporter Eric Knabe fills us in… On Saturday, January 6, at the Helen Gray Center, from 8:30 am to 5:30 p.m., learn proven safety strategies to help keep you safe

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HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER HONORS SEVEN DOCTORS FOR LONGEVITY

The Hi-Desert Medical Center recently recognized seven physicians that each have more than 30 years of service with the hospital. Leading the pack is Surrender Vuthoori, a cardiologist who has been with the hospital for 38 years, followed by Bhaskar Nalaam, a surgeon with 37 years; Eldene Smith, family practice,

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HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER DIABETES CLASS TOMORROW

The Hi-Desert Medical Center is offering lectures on key topics to help residents be more informed about their health. Reporter Eric Knabe fills us in on their monthly diabetes class starting tomorrow. Manage your diabetes, don’t let it manage you. Learn more about your diabetes from Hi-Desert Medical Center’s registered

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TOYS FOR TOTS AT MEDICAL CENTER HELP HEAL THE PAIN

As they do every year, volunteers from the Marine base in Twentynine Palms celebrated Christmas by giving donated toys from the Toys for Tots program out to local families in need. Unlike in the past, however, this year’s toy giveaway took place on the grounds of a local hospital that

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BLOOD DRIVE AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER TOMORROW

LifeStream will conduct a community blood drive on Tuesday, December 19, at Hi-Desert Medical Center, from 10 to 2. Due to a nationwide blood shortage, all blood types and all types of blood donations are needed. Donors will receive incentives. In addition, Desert Blood Services now offers donors free cholesterol

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CONTINUING CARE HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR TOMORROW

Hi-Desert Medical Center’s Continuing Care Center will hold its annual holiday craft fair Friday, December 15. Local artists and crafters will sell handmade arts and crafts, along with homemade soaps, knitted items, holiday decorations, and more. A portion of all sales will go to the CCC’s Activities Department for the

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HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER FREE LECTURE ON CHILD DEVELOPMENT THIS EVENING

A pediatrician will give a lecture on the stages of child development this afternoon. Reporter Eric Knabe fills in the details… Physicians from Hi-Desert Medical Center are offering lectures on key topics to help residents be more informed about their health. Monday, November 20, a local pediatrician will discuss the

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LECTURE ON STAGES OF CHILD DEVELOPMENT

A pediatrician will give a lecture on the stages of child development Monday. Reporter Eric Knabe fills in the details…

Physicians from Hi-Desert Medical Center are offering lectures on key topics to help residents be more informed about their health. Monday, November 20, a local pediatrician will discuss the stages

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