Recent News and Stories

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  • Awards and Recognition
Desert Regional Medical Center Earns Top Score in Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2022 Healthcare Equality Index for a Seventh Consecutive Year
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  • Awards and Recognition
Desert Regional Medical Center’s Trauma Center Receives Verification from the Verification Review Committee, an Ad Hoc Committee of the Committee on Trauma of the American College Of Surgeons
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  • Wound Care
Rafael Magana Testimonial
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  • Surgery Center
El Mirador Surgery Center Named on Newsweek’s America’s Best Ambulatory Surgery Centers 2022 List
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  • Stroke
JFK Memorial Hospital Earns National Recognition for Efforts to Improve Stroke Treatment
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  • Oncology
Comprehensive Cancer Center at Desert Regional extending its hours for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
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  • Hospitals
JFK Memorial Hospital Celebrates New Designation as Riverside County’s only Level 4 Trauma Center
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  • Community
California Department of Public Health Orders new Hospital Visitation Requirements
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  • Awards
U.S. News & World Report Names Desert Regional Medical Center High Performing Hospital for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Heart Attack, Hip Replacement, Stroke and Kidney Failure
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  • Community
Desert Care Network's Healthy Over Hungry® Cereal Drive Collected 89,697 Servings of Cereal
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  • Community
Desert Care Network Hospitals to Host Healthy Over Hungry® Cereal Drive from June 7-14
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  • Community
Desert Regional Medical Center Welcomes 101-Year Young Doris Howard back to Palm Springs Where Her Nursing Career Began 78 Years Ago
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  • Hospital Administration
Desert Regional Medical Center Mourns the Passing of Ric Supple
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  • COVID-19
Desert Care Network to Provide Community Vaccination Clinics Beginning April 22
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  • News & Articles
Yucca Valley Teen Delivers 100 Hand-Made Valentine's Cards to the Hi-Desert Continuing Care Center
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  • COVID-19
Christine Langenwalter Provides COVID Update from Desert Regional Medical Center to KESQ's Peter Daut
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  • Cardiovascular
Dr. Verma Discusses the Importance of Heart Health with KESQ
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  • Maternity
Hi-Desert Medical Center Recognized for Higher Quality in Maternity Care by BlueShield of California
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  • Awards and Recognition
Desert Regional Medical Center Congratulates Dr. Shubha Kerkar’s Election as an IDSA Fellow
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  • Awards
Desert Care Network Hospitals Receive Multiple American Heart Association Get With The Guidelines®- Achievement Awards
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  • COVID-19
Desert Regionals Chief Quality Officer, Christine Langenwalter, discusses the importance of getting the flu vaccine with KESQs Peter Daut
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  • Awards and Recognition
Desert Regional Medical Center earns 'LGBTQ Health Care Equality Leader' Designation in Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Healthcare Equality Index for a Sixth Consecutive Year
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  • Community
Desert Care Network Partners with Loma Linda University Children’s Health on Pediatric Hospitalist Services
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  • Awards
U.S. News & World Report Names Desert Regional Medical Center High Performing Hospital
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  • Press Releases
Desert Regional Medical Center and Desert Care Network Primary & Specialty Care Launch New Family Medicine Residency Program
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  • Hospital Administration
Desert Care Network Celebrates National Nurses Week
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  • Community
Desert Regional Medical Center receives its first COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma Donation
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  • Cardiovascular
Ernesto's Heart Attack Story
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  • Community
Desert Care Network Observes National Doctors’ Day
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  • Awards
The Comprehensive Cancer Center at Desert Regional Medical Center Celebrates 30 Years of Caring for our Community
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  • Awards
Desert Regional Medical Center earns “LGBTQ Health Care Equality Leader” Designation in HRC Foundation’s Healthcare Equality Index
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  • Community
Desert Care Network’s Healthy Over Hungry Cereal Drive Collected a Record 142,081 Servings of Cereal
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  • Community
Hi-Desert Medical Center Names Dr. W. Steven Bush, MD and Dr. Ayad Gharghoury, MD as 2018 Doctors of the Year
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  • Maternity
Desert Care Network Hospitals Install 'State-of-the-Art' Newborn Safety System
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  • Community
Desert Care Network Hospitals Observe National Doctors Day
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  • Community
Desert Regional Medical Center Chooses Local Artist Dean Mayo's Photographs to Hang in its Newly Renovated Lobby
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  • Neurology
You CAN Prevent a Stroke
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  • Community
Desert Care Network to Host Job Fairs for Nursing and Allied Health Professionals on February 5 and February 6
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  • Orthopedics
Replacing Worn Joints ​
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  • Cardiovascular
Rein in Your Veins
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  • Orthopedics
Give the Cold Shoulder to Your Shoulder Pain
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  • Oncology
Tackling Cancer without Surgery
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  • Cardiovascular
Feeding A Hungry Heart
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  • Community
Why Am I Tired All The Time?
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  • Community
Desert Care Network Pedestrian Safety Article for Desert Sun Online
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  • Orthopedics
Are Your Knees a Sore Sport? Get Solutions for Common Conditions
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  • Community
Preventing Brittle Bones: What to Know About Osteoporosis and Bone Fractures
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  • Health and Wellness
Attention Caregivers: Discover Tips for Healthy Habits To Stay Healthy Yourself
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  • Community
Hi-Desert Medical Center’s Continuing Care Center Hosts Annual Holiday Craft Bazaar
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  • Community
Hi-Desert Medical Center Patient PEP Squad Delivered Thanksgiving Goodness to Employees and Community Members
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  • Community
Hi-Desert Medical Center Volunteers Help the Way Station Give out Thanksgiving Food Boxes and Turkeys
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  • Community
Desert Regional Medical Center Welcomes Scott Morey as New Chief Nursing Officer
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  • Community
Hi-Desert Medical Center and Hi-Desert Cultural Center to Host Art Exhibit Reception
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  • Community
Hi-Desert Medical Center Welcomes Local Ghosts and Goblins on Halloween
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  • Community
Desert Care Network CEO Issues Statement in Support of Measure BB
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  • Community
Copper Mountain RN Grads Join Hi-Desert Medical Center
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  • Community
Tenet Healthcare’s Southern California Market Announces New Market Chief Financial Officer
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  • Awards
JFK Memorial Hospital Receives Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award
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  • Community
Hi-Desert Medical Center and Hi-Desert Cultural Center Present The Art in Healing Galleries and Public Reception
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  • Awards
Denise Perez Wins State Award for Nurse Practitioner Excellence at National AANP Conference
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  • Community
Desert Care Network’s Healthy Over Hungry® Cereal Drive Collected a Record 4,114 Boxes of Cereal
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  • Cardiac
What To Know When Your Heart Skips a Beat
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  • Community
Desert Regional Medical Center to Unveil New Linear Accelerator at December 14 Ribbon Cutting
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  • Community
10th Annual Desert Woman’s Show, Get Free Tickets Courtesy of Desert Regional
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  • Cardiac
How to Spot a Stroke Attend This Seminar At La Quinta Library on January 10
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  • Health and Wellness
Sleep 101: A Crash Course for A Better Night’s Sleep
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  • Orthopedics
Polish Off Your Knee Pain New Options for Knee Replacement Join Dr. Louis Stabile for an Informative Seminar
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  • Community
Erectile Dysfunction, Male Incontinence & Urinary Leakage Answers to Sensitive Issues Community Seminar
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  • Orthopedics
When Handshakes Hurt Treatment Options for Arthritis of the Hand and Wrist Join Dr. Pooyan for this Helpful Lecture on January 13
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  • Oncology
Prostate Cancer: Do I Still Need to be Screened?
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  • Cardiac
You’re Invited to Affair of the Heart
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  • Orthopedics
That Pain in the Neck
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  • Oncology
How Your Immune System Can Help Treat Cancer
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  • Orthopedics
When Handshakes Hurt
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  • Community
Desert Regional Medical Center Named Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation
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  • Community
Desert Regional Medical Center Auxiliary to Host “Movie Night” Featuring El Mirador Hotel Film
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  • Cardiac
Three Coachella Valley/Morongo Basin Hospitals Join The American Heart Association In Campaign Against Cardiovascular Disease
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  • Community
Continuing Care Center Joshua Tree Rotary Welcomes Rotary Governor Rudy Westervelt
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  • Community
Hi-Desert Medical Center Invites Local Businesses to Join In Their 2016 Healthy Over Hungry Morongo Basin Cereal Drive
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  • Community
Hi-Desert Medical Center “Healthy Over Hungry” Cereal Drive
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  • Awards
Hi-Desert Medical Center Receives 6 Performance Excellence Awards in Preventing Hospital-Acquired Conditions
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  • Awards
Hi-Desert Medical Center Honors Donna Johnson For Her Dedicated Years Of Service
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  • Community
Tenet assumes operation of Hi-Desert Medical Center
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  • Awards
Desert Regional Medical Center Named one of Top U.S. Regional Hospitals
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  • Emergency Room
Teresa's Patient Experience Story
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  • Oncology
Shubha’s Breast Cancer Story
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  • Cardiovascular
Joe and Jack’s Cardiac Rehabilitation Story
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  • Oncology
Mischelle’s Breast Cancer Story
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  • Cardiovascular
George’s Atrial Fibrillation Story
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  • Obstetrics
London’s Labor and Delivery Story
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  • Emergency Room
Linda’s Emergency Room Story
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  • Emergency Room
Judy’s Gallbladder Story
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  • Orthopedics
Doug’s Hip Replacement Story
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  • Orthopedics
William’s Knee Replacement Story
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  • Stroke Treatment
Danny Dotson’s Stroke Story
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  • Bariatric Surgery
Weight Loss Surgery Story
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  • Community
You Could Save a Life! Attend this Hands-Only CPR Seminar
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  • Women's Services
JFK Memorial Hospital Attains Accreditation as a Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology
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  • Cardiovascular
Your Invitation to a Heart-Healthy Good Time
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  • Cardiovascular
Alternatives to Blood Thinners
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  • Community
Hi-Desert Medical Center Kicks off New Health Lecture Partnership with 'Healthcare Bingo'
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  • Emergency
Desert Care Network Hospitals Want to Ensure You Have a Safe Fourth of July Celebration
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Desert Regional Medical Center, Hi-Desert Medical Center and JFK Memorial Hospital to Host Healthy Over Hungry® Cereal Drive
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  • Community
Get Back on the Course
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  • Awards
Hi-Desert Medical Center Recognized for Meeting National 2020 C-section Rate Goal Three Years Early
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  • Community
Ho Ho Ho!? Santa’s Health Habits Are No Merry Matter
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  • Health and Wellness
The Benefits of Exercise After 60
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  • Community
Hi-Desert Medical Center and Hi-Desert Cultural Center Presents the Art in Healing Gallery Public Reception
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  • Community
Karen Faulis named CEO of Hi-Desert Medical Center
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  • Community
Hi-Desert Medical Center Hosts Job Fair

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