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2021
May
14,
2021
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center again has earned a five-star hospital rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services—the highest distinction offered by the federal agency. It is the fourth year in a row that the academic medical center has be...
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April
14,
2021
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
At just 8 years old, Benjamin Gordon’s life was flipped upside down when his father, Greg, was diagnosed with an aggressive type of brain cancer.Keith Black, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Neurosurgery at Cedars-Sinai, led the care team...
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March
17,
2021
| 06:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
As a young man during the Holocaust, George Berci, MD, was conscripted into forced labor in his native Hungary, narrowly escaping death at the hands of the Nazis even as members of his family perished.Over the decades that followed, Berci forged a le...
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March
02,
2021
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
At 36, neuroscientist Tanuj Gulati, PhD, is still in the early phases of his career, but his contributions to the field of neurosciences have been nothing short of impactful. His research is so promising, in fact, that the National Science Foundation...
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February
16,
2021
| 06:02 AM America/Los_Angeles
Like every nurse at the Ruth and Harry Roman Emergency Department at Cedars-Sinai, Hannah Jaruszewski, RN, is skilled at treating patients–from starting an IV and assisting during an emergency procedure to sending patients home with clear instruction...
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2020
February
20,
2020
| 05:38 AM America/Los_Angeles
WEHOville.com recently wrote about Cedars-Sinai being ranked in the top 50 U.S. hospitals for quality of care, putting the medical center among the top 1% in the nation providing a high quality of clinical care.The ranking was announced by Healthgrad...
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February
19,
2020
| 06:04 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center has earned a five-star hospital rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for the third year in a row—the highest distinction offered by the federal agency.The ratings are based on 49 quality measurements ...
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February
01,
2020
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The California Water Environment Association recognized Cedars-Sinai with its Pretreatment, Pollution Prevention and Stormwater Committee Award for its groundwater conservation program. Named Facility of the Year in the small industry category, Ce...
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2019
October
05,
2019
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai achieved a perfect score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign's 2019 Healthcare Equality Index. The top score means Cedars-Sinai has earned the designation of being a "Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality."The Healthcare Equality Index is ...
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September
10,
2019
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Cedars-Sinai Department of Anesthesiology has been named a Center of Excellence for obstetric anesthesia care by the Society for Obstetric Anesthesiology and Perinatology.Cedars-Sinai is the only medical center in Los Angeles County to earn the d...
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August
01,
2019
| 06:02 AM America/Los_Angeles
It's not often that a young PhD in biomedical engineering shines on the baseball field before thousands of major league fans, but that's exactly what Michael Murata did recently at Dodger Stadium.Murata, 28, a postdoctoral scientist in the Department...
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July
29,
2019
| 21:02 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center once again has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best hospitals in the nation. The medical center ranked No. 8 nationally in the magazine's "Best Hospitals 2019-20" analysis, matching its rank from ...
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June
03,
2019
| 09:50 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Cedars-Sinai Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences awarded a record number of advanced degrees at its 7th annual commencement, where a Nobel laureate urged the graduates to "tackle our greatest challenges" by sustaining their commitment to scien...
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April
23,
2019
| 09:45 AM America/Los_Angeles
Whether it’s starting a six-hour liver transplant surgery at 1 a.m. or helping a friend of a friend get a sick child the medical help she needs, it’s standard operating procedure for Nicholas N. Nissen, MD, to go above and beyond the call of duty.   ...
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March
29,
2019
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center has again earned a five-star hospital rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)—the highest distinction offered by the federal agency.The ratings, which assess hospital performance, are based on 57 q...
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March
13,
2019
| 14:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Susan Cheng, MD, MPH, MMsc, one of the nation's leading cardiologists specializing in population health sciences, has been named the Erika J. Glazer Chair in Women's Cardiovascular Health and Population Science.Cheng, who joined the Smidt Heart Insti...
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2018
December
03,
2018
| 05:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
For the first time, a 360-degree virtual reality (VR) Continuing Medical Education (CME) accredited course in GI surgery is available for streaming to surgeons and medical professionals.The course is a collaboration between medical experts at Cedars-...
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October
26,
2018
| 14:05 PM America/Los_Angeles
Thursday evening, hundreds of leaders in entertainment, business, healthcare and philanthropy came together for the 2018 Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors Gala. The event raised nearly $1.6 million for the Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors Regenerative M...
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October
12,
2018
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Ronald Paquette, MD, Clinical Director of the Cedars-Sinai Blood & Marrow Transplant Program, and the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute recently was accepted as members of the Myeloproliferative Neoplasm Research Consortium.The group, a mu...
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September
19,
2018
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
BlackDoctor.org, the popular online health information resource for African-American consumers, has named Cedars-Sinai to its 2018 Top Hospitals for Diversity List.BlackDoctor.org specifically cited Cedars-Sinai for its strong commitment in promoting...
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August
23,
2018
| 16:21 PM America/Los_Angeles
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti highlighted Cedars-Sinai's groundwater conservation program Thursday, citing it as an example of innovative conservation as the city seeks to reduce water consumption.The project has slashed the medical center's use of...
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August
13,
2018
| 21:01 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Hospitals 2018–19” as one of the 10 best hospitals in the nation.The medical center ranked No. 8 in a select group of 20 Honor Roll hospitals and also had 12 medical ...
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July
25,
2018
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai has achieved Magnet® recognition for excellence in nursing for the fifth consecutive time from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, one of only nine hospitals in the world to receive the prestigious designation five times in a row.T...
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July
02,
2018
| 13:23 PM America/Los_Angeles
The American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer recently presented an Outstanding Achievement Award to the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute at Cedars-Sinai.The institute is one of only 32 accredited cancer programs in the U.S.— and...
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June
18,
2018
| 10:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai Blood Donor Services is awarding a lifetime achievement award to longtime blood and platelet donor Haskell Anderson III. "I’m honored to be able to do this for people in need," says Anderson, who has donated platelets 200 times in the la...
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May
24,
2018
| 09:38 AM America/Los_Angeles
Renowned cancer clinician and scientist Dan Theodorescu, MD, PhD, has been named director of the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute at Cedars-Sinai.Theodorescu, a nationally recognized translational cancer researcher and leading expert in b...
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2011
April
26,
2011
| 00:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Los Angeles Business Journal has honored two Cedars-Sinai executives in its inaugural Healthcare Leadership Awards.The journal awarded its top honor to Thomas M. Priselac, president and CEO of Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, naming him the 2011 Healthca...
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April
21,
2011
| 00:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Edward Phillips, MD, executive vice chair of Cedars-Sinai’s Department of Surgery, has been elected as a fellow in the American Surgical Association, the nation’s oldest and most prestigious surgical organization.Phillips, MD, FACS, has been a leader...
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