TOMORROW IS WEAR RED DAY TO BRING AWARENESS ABOUT WOMEN’S HEALTH

Cardiovascular disease is the number one killer of both men and women in the United States, with nearly 801,000 deaths in 2013. Hi-Desert Medical Center will participate in a month-long campaign in February to educate the public about cardiovascular disease. Hi-Desert Medical Center will offer a free online risk assessment

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HDMC OPEN ENROLLMENT

The Hi Desert Medical Center’s open enrollment ends this month. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has the remaining dates and times… Open enrollment for Covered California and the Affordable Care Act ends January 31st. If you’ve not secured health insurance, then plan to attend one of the upcoming enrollment events at Hi-Desert

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HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER HOSTING AFFORDABLE HEALTH CARE ACT ENROLLMENT

Hi-Desert Medical Center is conducting open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act health insurance. Two enrollment sessions are scheduled this weekend. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells us how to find out more and sign up… Open enrollment for Covered California and the Affordable Care Act ends January 31. If you’ve not

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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 6:00 p.m., at the Helen Gray Education Center, located on the campus of the Hi- Desert

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HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER HOSTING AFFORDABLE HEALTH CARE ACT ENROLLMENT

affHi-Desert Medical Center is conducting open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act health insurance. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells us how to find out more and sign up…

Open enrollment for Covered California and the Affordable Care Act ends January 31. If you’ve not secured health insurance, then plan to attend

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JOB FAIR AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER MONDAY

Hi-Desert Medical Center will hold a job fair this Monday, January 11 in hopes of filling a number of openings in multiple departments. Job seekers are encouraged to attend the event which begins 1 p.m. and remains open until 4 p.m. on the hospital campus. Applicants will have an opportunity

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JOB FAIR AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER MONDAY

Hi-Desert Medical Center in Joshua Tree will hold a job fair this Monday, January 11 in hopes of filling a number of openings in multiple departments. Job seekers are encouraged to attend the event which begins 1 p.m. and remains open until 4 p.m. on the hospital campus. Applicants will

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HOSPITAL TO HOLD OPEN ENROLLMENT EVENT FOR INSURANCE

It’s time to enroll for healthcare and Hi-Desert Medical Center is holding enrollment events. Assignment reporter Mike Lipsitz has the details… It’s open enrollment season for Covered California, and the Affordable Care Act and Hi-Desert Medical Center wants to help you receive the best healthcare for the lowest rate available.

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TRANSIENT ARRESTED AFTER DISTURBANCE AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER

A Joshua Tree transient was arrested Tuesday morning after he caused a disturbance at the hospital. According to a Sheriff’s report, Christopher Persall went to Hi-Desert Medical Center two times Tuesday. The second time, he had been medically cleared, but the report states hospital staff felt uncomfortable letting him leave

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HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER LAUDS STAFF MEMBERS

The Hi-Desert Medical Center recently lauded some of their dedicated staff members. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has the kudos… In November, Hi-Desert Medical Center honored staff who demonstrated the Medical Center’s core values in profound ways. Awards for “teamwork” went to Dan Olds and Kenneth Nicholas, both from engineering, and to

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FREE SMOKING CESSATION PROGRAM STARTS WEDNESDAY AT HDMC

The Hi-Desert Medical Center is offering a free smoking cessation program. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says sign-up today, it starts this Wednesday…

Recognizing no two smokers are alike, working with others to learn why you smoke, identifying triggers and creating a support network are hallmarks of a successful smoking cessation program.

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DRUG TAKE-BACK DAY TOMORROW AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER

The Hi-Desert Medical Center is holding another drug take-back day tomorrow. Assignment reporter David Knutson has the details… Every year, thousands of pounds of prescription drugs end up in landfills, posing a danger to the environment. The Hi-Desert Medical Center is hosting a Drop-Off Event for unwanted prescription drugs and

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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. The meeting will be at the Helen Gray Education Center located on the campus of the Hi Desert Medical Center

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ART RECEPTION FRIDAY AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER

An opening art reception will be held Friday, October 30, in the main hospital lobby of the Hi-Desert Medical Center, starting at 5:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend, tour the new galleries, and meet the featured artists: Barbara Spiller, Adam Azeris, and Bijan Masoumpanah. All art is for

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SIGN UP NOW FOR MAMMOGRAM SEMINAR AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER

The Hi-Desert Medical Center is offering a free mammogram seminar. Assignment reporter Mike Lipsitz tells you how to sign up… October is Breast Cancer Awareness month; the Hi-Desert Medical Center hosts a free seminar on the importance of regular mammograms. Join medical staff at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, October 28

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MORONGO BASIN REPUBLICANS MEET

Morongo Basin Republicans invite you to hear Martie Avels, Vice President of the Hi- Desert Medical Center speak on its future, Where we have been and where we are going. Building on their 30+ years of local healthcare. There will be updates from the Hi Desert Water

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BLOOD DRIVE AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER TOMORROW

LifeStream will conduct a community blood drive on Wednesday, October 14, at Hi-Desert Medical Center, from 10 to 2. Donors will receive incentives. In addition, Desert Blood Services now offers donors free cholesterol screening with every blood donation. All prospective donors should be free of infections or illness, weigh at

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SMOKING CESSATION CLASS AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER

The Hi-Desert Medical Center is offering a free smoking cessation program. Reporter Rebecca Havely tells you how to sign up…

If you’re ready to kick the habit of smoking this class is for you. It’s a free six-week cessation program at the Hi-Desert Medical Center in the Helen Gray Education

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HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER HONORS STAFF MEMBERS

Hi-Desert Medical Center recently honored their staff members. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has the kudos… Hi-Desert Medical Center recently honored staff who demonstrated the Medical Center’s core values in a profound way. Honorees were from both the hospital and Family Health Clinics. Awardees included Jillene Cranfill, Jacob Jones, Kimberly Johnson, Laurie

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HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER TAKING PRESCRIPTIONS AND NEEDLES SATURDAY

Those expired prescriptions or old needles around your house pose a real danger to your family and to our environment. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says Hi-Desert Medical Center will be collecting them Saturday… Hi-Desert Medical Center hosts a drop-off event for unwanted prescription drugs and used sharps or needles on Saturday,

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