Women's health care at Hoag gets $5 million 'pot of gold' from Ueberroth family
June 16, 2015
Dr. Allyson Brooks has big ideas for improving women’s health care at Hoag Hospital. Until recently, she just wasn’t sure how she’d pay for the path to make them a reality.
Charity Spotlight: Gritty Up Fundraiser Nets $180,000 for John Wayne Cancer Foundation
June 12, 2015
GRIT Cycle has become known for giving back to the community, and on May 29 and 30, they did it in a big way with the second annual “Gritty Up” fundraising event to benefit the John Wayne Cancer ...
Moment for Health: The Art of Prostate Surgery with da Vinci Robot
June 12, 2015
The arm rotates and swivels with extreme dexterity to position itself just above the body. Another arm lowers gently into the abdomen while two other arms attached to a heavy metal body wait for ...
Commentary: Make sure your child is ready for the stressors of college
June 8, 2015
One of the most important things to remember about raising children is that you're really raising adults. As high school seniors decide where to attend college, parents are starting to realize th...
Local Focus: Hoag Doctor's Sports Radio Show Hits a Home Run
June 7, 2015
Here’s a question that even a first year medical student might not be able to answer: What organ of the body gets stronger the more you use it?
Take a moment this month to recognize nurses
May 29, 2015
This month we celebrated Nurses Week, a week devoted to honoring the people who are devoted to helping the rest of us. It may not be as big a holiday as Mother's Day or Father's Day, but by celeb...
Students get to know vegetables from the ground up
May 29, 2015
After a night of rain, the sun made an appearance just in time for Dr. Daniel Nadeau's morning visit to the Rea Elementary School's vegetable garden.
What it takes to reach 5 stars: Hoag Orthopedic Institute CEO weighs in
May 28, 2015
Irvine-Calif.-based Hoag Orthopedic Institute recently earned a five-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for patient experience and quality; making it one of only eigh...
Commentary: Protect your skin and notice changes in moles
May 22, 2015
Wear sunscreen. In Orange County, where the climate often feels like perpetual summer, this advice is simple but significant in preventing melanoma — the most dangerous of skin cancers.
How One Hospital Brought Its C-Section Rate Down Fast
May 15, 2015
Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian, one of the largest and most respected facilities in Orange County, needed to move quickly.
Hoag honors Nurse of the Year
May 13, 2015
Hoag Hospital has named Angela Mankoff, a sub intensive care unit nurse, as its 2015 Nurse of the Year.
Hoag Women's Health Institute Recognized
May 2, 2015
The National Consortium of Breast Centers recognized Hoag Hospital's Women's Health Institute last month as the only Certified Quality Breast Center of Excellence in Orange County for the second...
100 Great Hospitals in America
April 21, 2015
Hoag was named to the "100 Great Hospitals in America" for 2015 by Becker's Hospital Review.
Hoag Orthopedic only O.C. hospital to receive top Medicare ranking
April 17, 2015
Hoag Orthopedic Institute in Irvine was the only Orange County hospital to receive the maximum five stars, as the federal government this week unveiled a new quarterly ratings system to make it ...
Tips to Fight Early Signs of Alzheimer's Disease
April 16, 2015
People found with early signs of Alzheimer's disease can still form memories and learn new things.