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Dread the wait in the ER? Make An Appointment
July 14, 2014 89.3 KPCC
Intense back pain sent 34-year-old Michael Granillo to Northridge Hospital's emergency room. His wife used Inquicker to make an ER appointment so he could wait at home.
Ways to Stay Safe in the Heat
May 14, 2014
KFWB News Radio 980
It is important to take a heat wave seriously. Phil Hulett & Penny Griego, KFWB News Talk 980 talk with Dr. Stephen Jones, Director of Emergency Services at Northridge Hospital Medical Center about staying safe in the heat.
High Blood Pressure & Stroke
CBS2 Healthwatch, Lisa Sigell
Northridge Hospital Cardiologist Jahander R. Saleh, MD, talks with CBS2 health reporter Lisa Sigell about hypertension and how it affects the risk for a stroke.
Breakthrough Technology Means Better Knee Surgeries
March 21, 2014
NBC4 News, Dr. Bruce Hensel
The high-tech approach to knee replacement surgeries means a better, more specific fit. A Northridge Hospital orthopedic surgeon, Jaime Hernandez, MD, uses new digital technology for a more precise fit.
Do Doctors And Nurses Take Flu Shots?
January 23, 2014
Hal Eisner, myFOXla, Channel 11
Stephen Jones, MD, medical director of emergency services and trauma, at Northridge Hospital says they're seeing some 15 patients a day with flu symptoms.
Be Aware of Holiday Heart Attack Triggers
December 17, 2013
Denise Dador, ABC7 News
Jahandar Saleh, MD, Cardiologist talks about how deadly heart attacks increase in the winter holiday season.
Holiday Safety for Your Children
The Daily Meal, December 17, 2013
Stephen Jones, MD, medical director of emergency services and trauma at Northridge Hospital Medical Center, Harry Applebaum, MD, pediatric trauma medical director at Northridge Hospital Medical Center, offer precautions to ensure a safe holiday.
Distinguished Hospital Award - Clinical Excellence
January 15, 2013
Northridge Hospital Medical Center has received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence™ from Healthgrades, a leading provider of comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. This prestigious distinction places Northridge Hospital Medical Center among the top five percent of more than 4,500 hospitals nationwide for clinical performance.
Northridge Hospital Named One of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery
October 23, 2012
Northridge Hospital Medical Center’s CardioVascular surgery program received the “America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery” from Healthgrades, the leading provider of information to help consumers make an informed decision about a physician or hospital. The findings are part of American Hospital Quality Outcomes 2013: Healthgrades Report to the Nation.
Saliba H. Salo is Appointed Northridge Hospital's New President, CEO
September 24, 2012
Dignity Health, the parent company of Northridge Hospital Medical Center, announced the appointment of Saliba Salo as its President and CEO. Salo has served as the Hospital’s interim President since April 2012, and had previously served as Chief Operating Officer since 2008.
Tilted Position Helped Delay Delivery of Premature Baby,
September 29, 2012
CBS2, Amy Johnson Reports
Many call her a miracle baby. Her mom was told to terminate the pregnancy, but after living upside down for months, she had a successful delivery. Watch this inspirational story.
CHANGE Residency Program Asks, "Are You More Fit Than an Eighth-Grader?",
American Academy of Family Physicians
Could you pass a Fitnessgram®? That’s what four second-year residents at Northridge Family Medicine Residency at Northridge Hospital Medical Center asked themselves when they decided to partner with eighth-graders at Northridge Middle School for a community health project.