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Whittier Hospital Medical Center was awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group ’s spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. The designation recognizes Whittier Hospital Medical Center’s efforts in protecting patients from harm ...
Whittier Hospital Medical Center achieved the national goal of 90% influenza vaccination coverage for healthcare personnel and made the Flu Honor Roll! Congratulations to the Infection Prevention Team on its efforts to protect patients, staff and ...
Many injuries are caused by preventable accidents around the home. Accident-proofing your home can prevent trips to the emergency room, and can keep you and your family safe. Here are some tips to increase the safety of your home. Reduce Tripping ...
Nowadays, it’s almost impossible to find a person who doesn’t own a pair of earbuds. Listening to music and making hands-free calls are just some of the reasons why we use earbuds. Whether we admit it or not, there are times that we wear ...
Safe Driving Tips for El Niño Season An El Niño weather pattern has been predicted for California this winter—and if the heavy rains over the last few weeks are any indication, it looks like it is finally here. According to some ...