UC Davis Medical Center, Mercy Hospital in Folsom, Kaiser Permanente Roseville are ranked among the nation’s top 90 hospitals by Leapfrog Group
One simple tip on proper hand-washing can help avoid illness during the hectic holiday season, county public nurse says
Kaiser Permanente donates $1 million in volunteer services and cash to relief efforts helping residents recover in the Philippines
UCLA survey says 60 percent of kids 2 to 5 years old eat fast food regularly, but consume fewer sodas
El Dorado County Community Health Center receives upwards of $1 million in federal money to expand care to a new facility in Cameron Park
Will reform usher in a new model of transparent health care pricing? Experts talk it over at upcoming Sacramento event
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Patients with autism, others get access to speech therapy after California officials tell Health Net, Blue Shield, Anthem Blue Cross to quit denying the care. Health Net is fined $300,000.
Amid the debate over whether hospital executives' salaries are too high comes the notion that, perhaps, they should be tied in some way to the quality and safety of their institutions.
Top athlete Jay Hewitt visits Sacramento to give motivational talk about fighting diabetes
Loved ones of pancreatic cancer sufferers, and supporters for a cure, prepare for a 5k fun run/walk called PurpleStride around William Land Park on Nov. 2.
Clean your medicine cabinet of unneeded prescription pills and drop them off Saturday at convenient locations in the Sacramento region.
Sacramento homeless people or those about to lose a roof over their heads can get help at Soutside Park health and resources fair.
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Many patients end up with infections they catch in hospitals, mainly due to unclean conditions or unwashed hands.
A free clinic Saturday for uninsured people in Sacramento offers no-cost eye examinations and, if needed, free prescription eyeglasses.
Jared Axen, 26, is slighty shy, it's been reported. But you wouldn't know it from the registered nurse's performance here. Watch this video from the Los Angeles Times for a look at real patient-centered health care: