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  • PVHMC's Sports Medicine Center's 2019 "$$$ for Physicals" Program Supports Local High Schools

    Last Spring, for the 13 th consecutive year, physicians, physical therapists and Associates from the Sports Medicine Center (SMC) spent several evenings providing student-athletes from our SMC-affiliated high schools with CIF required "Pre-Participation Examination" (PPE) sports physicals through the “$$$ for Physicals” fundraiser program. Thank you to all who helped to make ... Read Full Article [+]
  • Volunteer at PVHMC!

    Want to get involved at Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center? We are looking for active adults who want to make a big difference in the community. PVHMC is hosting a fall Volunteer recruitment drive for the Auxiliary, and we want you on our volunteer team! PVHMC Volunteers provide services throughout the hospital, and there’s a place for everyone. Meet amazing new people, stay connected to ... Read Full Article [+]
  • Boost Your Breast Health!

    Learn how to be healthier and help to protect yourself against breast cancer. Here are five simple ways to help boost your breast health. Maintain a healthy weight. Keeping a healthy weight is important to reduce your risk of breast cancer, especially post-menopause, due to the increased production of the hormone estrogen in fat tissue. In women with a higher weight, estrogen-sensitive breast ... Read Full Article [+]
  • October Is National Physical Therapy Month!

    October Is National Physical Therapy Month! Choose more movement • Choose better health • Choose physical therapy Rehabilitation Services is extremely proud of its 35 physical therapists, 15 physical therapist assistants and 5 physical therapy aides. We would like to recognize them and the wide range of services and outstanding care both our inpatient and outpatient PT teams provide ... Read Full Article [+]
  • President's Circle Honoree: Toni Leathers

    The kind smile of a volunteer is often one of the first interactions our patients and visitors have when they arrive at Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center (PVHMC). Their caring personalities can calm an uneasy patient coming to the Hospital for a procedure, or provide confidence to a visitor worried about the status of their family member. This is especially true for patients checking-in for ... Read Full Article [+]
  • The ABCs and 123s of Backpack Safety

    Wearing a backpack safely is easy! Under the recommendation of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center’s (PVHMC) Rehabilitation Services team, children—or anyone—should follow these simple tips when wearing a backpack: 1. Wear both straps. Use of one strap causes one side of the body to bear the weight of the backpack. By wearing ... Read Full Article [+]
  • Your Baby-Friendly Hospital is Committed to Helping Moms Succeed at Breastfeeding

    A strong support system is vital for breastfeeding moms. Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center, the largest birthing hospital in San Bernardino and Los Angeles Counties – and a Baby-Friendly hospital – is always available to help breastfeeding moms. When you’re in the hospital with your newborn, support is provided to breastfeeding moms 24 hours a day from a lactation consultant ... Read Full Article [+]
  • Mammograms Save Lives

    With no family history of breast cancer, Vivian Ong, a pharmacy technician at Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center, was shocked to receive a diagnosis of early stage breast cancer earlier this year. She never imagined that the mammogram appointment she made on a whim would end up saving her life. It had been 10 years since Vivian’s last mammogram, so when she saw a flyer advocating for ... Read Full Article [+]
  • President's Circle Honoree: Lauren Vazquez, MSN, RN, PCCN

    Clinical Practice Improvements, or CPIs, are a hallmark of patient care in hospitals such as ours. They help us enhance the quality of care we provide, increase safety standards and improve the patient experience. One such CPI that was recently implemented at our hospital came about through the keen eye and inquisitive nature of Lauren Vazquez, MSN, RN, PCCN, a nurse on Telemetry Unit 3, Stations ... Read Full Article [+]
  • Making Pediatric Rehabilitation Services More Accessible to Families

    A number of babies are born each year pre-mature, with chromosome abnormalities or other birth defects – and many other infants and toddlers receive a diagnosis of autism which contributes to an increased need for pediatric rehabilitation services such as physical, occupational and speech therapy. Hilda Correa is a mother who knows just how vital these services are to families of children ... Read Full Article [+]
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