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Safe Haven

Even the healthiest and most careful expectant moms can experience unforeseen problems during pregnancy or childbirth. Understanding that pregnancy can be filled with unexpected challenges, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital recently opened a new state-of-the-art neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). “There are many things that can happen that you don’t expect,” says Melissa Stehlin, BSN, RN, ...

2018-12-04T12:06:05-07:00News and Stories, Share|

A Step in the Right Direction

Older patients with a mental health diagnosis may feel helpless if traditional weekly therapy no longer meets their needs. For these patients and their families, a holistic therapy program at USC Verdugo Hills Hospital offers a solution. Stepping Stones is a geropsychiatric program at USC Verdugo Hills Hospital that is designed to help relieve emotional ...

2019-01-14T13:44:30-07:00News and Stories|

USC Verdugo Hills Hospital Receives National Recognition For Emergency Nursing Certification

USC-Verdugo Hills Hospital, part of Keck Medicine of USC, is being recognized for its exceptional support of emergency nursing certification. It is the first hospital in California to receive BCEN Honorary Certification Recognition, an award that is bestowed on one small and one large health care facility each year by the Board of Certification in ...

2019-01-14T13:44:30-07:00News and Stories, Share|

USC Verdugo Hills Hospital Foundation 27th Annual Golf Classic

Our 27th Annual Golf Classic was once again a day of fun and fundraising on behalf of USC Verdugo Hills Hospital. Over $300,000, fueled by the generosity of our event sponsors, underwriters, golfers and community members, was raised to to support our highest-priority needs, including investments in technology, facility improvements, patient services and clinician training. ...

2019-01-14T13:44:30-07:00News and Stories|

How to Maintain Joint Health and Prevent Arthritis

Keeping your joints healthy and strong can help you stay active. As you age, the cartilage around your joints can wear or break down. This can trigger arthritis, a joint disorder that causes pain and stiffness due to inflammation of one or more joints. However, you can take steps to protect your existing cartilage and ...

2019-01-14T13:44:30-07:00News and Stories|