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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Warehouse Supervisor Alvaro Londono

When Alvaro Londono is not managing the huge influx of masks, sanitizers and other supplies needed to battle the COVID-19 pandemic, he can be found following the stay-at-home orders with his wife and two daughters.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 01, 2020

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Healthcare Heroes: Environmental Services Staff

As our team continues to manage the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, every aspect of patient care is important. One team that is playing a key role now is Environmental Services, or EVS.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 29, 2020

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Tips for Healthy Eating on a Budget

With the current challenges to eating healthy meals on a budget, the Cedars-Sinai Healthy Habits program has some tips to make healthier meals that will also save your family money.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 27, 2020

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What is a Pathologist?

Pathologists play an important role in testing patients and diagnosing diseases. Three pathologists at Cedars-Sinai share more about their responsibilities—especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 24, 2020

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Clinical Social Worker Caryn Lindsey

Clinical social worker Caryn Lindsey draws on her unique background as an actor and a trapeze artist to relate to patients and help them heal from surgery and manage depression.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 23, 2020

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Healthcare Heroes: Spiritual Care

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought uncertainty and unease to our daily lives, and the Spiritual Care team at Cedars-Sinai has been working hard to support not only patients but also staff dealing with the crisis.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 22, 2020

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Going to the Doctor During COVID-19: What You Need to Know

We want all of our patients to know that you should contact us when you need care. We've answered some of the most common questions about seeking medical care during this time.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 20, 2020

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Transplant Coordinator Alexandra Wierzbicki | ...

The transplant journey comes with its challenges and obstacles, but Cedars-Sinai kidney transplant nurse coordinator Alexandra Wierzbicki is there to help patients every step of the way.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 17, 2020

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How COVID-19 Landed a Young, Healthy Doctor in the Hospital

Cedars-Sinai hospitalist Dr. Ross Grant lived an active and healthy lifestyle, never once having to be admitted to the hospital. That changed after becoming infected with COVID-19 and a rapidly developing case of pneumonia.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 15, 2020

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What Is Convalescent Plasma?

As doctors and researchers around the world learn more about COVID-19 (coronavirus), potential treatment options are beginning to emerge. One of these treatment options uses plasma from recovered patients.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 15, 2020

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Healthcare Heroes: Nurses

As the healthcare heroes at Cedars-Sinai care for patients during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, we're checking in with them to see what the current situation looks like.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 13, 2020

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Expert Tips for Exercising at Home

With millions of people now working from home, Cedars-Sinai physical therapist Josh Chambers says staying active and mobile is more important than ever. He's put together this at-home exercise routine for all skill levels.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 10, 2020

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Healthcare Heroes: Cedars-Sinai ER

As the healthcare heroes at Cedars-Sinai prepare for the surge of COVID-19 patients, we checked in with our front-line staff to see how the current situation looks from their perspective.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 07, 2020

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7 Myths About Organ Donation

Whether living or deceased, donated organs are among the most valuable resources in the world, but misconceptions abound. We asked a Cedars-Sinai expert to debunk seven common myths about organ donation.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 06, 2020

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Cedars-Sinai Nurse Educator Shares Gratitude With Song

Inspired by messages of support from his neighbors, Cedars-Sinai Nurse Educator, Gregory Eichelzer, shared a song to thank them.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 06, 2020