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Three Central Valley Hospitals to Join the American Heart Association in Campaign against U.S.’s No. 1 Killer – Cardiovascular Disease – during Heart Month

February 01, 2016

Turlock, CA —During American Heart Month in February, Emanuel Medical Center, Doctors Medical Center of Modesto and Doctors Hospital of Manteca will join with the American Heart Association in a comprehensive month-long campaign designed to educate the community about cardiovascular disease, including a free online risk assessment.
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Emanuel Medical Center Promotes Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment Period with “Path to Health” Campaign

December 30, 2015

Turlock, CA— The final month of the health insurance marketplace open enrollment period is January, and Emanuel Medical Center’s “Path to Health” community education and outreach campaign shifts into high gear to raise awareness and understanding of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), as well as the insurance options available for those currently without insurance or looking to change plans.
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Women's Cancer Awareness Night Out

September 01, 2015

Good Morning America’s Amy Robach Headlines Women’s Cancer Awareness Night Out

Robach_Amy - Current HeadshotTurlock, CA— Amy Robach, Good Morning America news anchor, will headline Emanuel Cancer Center’s annual Women’s Cancer Awareness Night Out, coming October 16.
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Celebrate Cancer Survivorship May 27

May 12, 2015

Turlock, CA— Cancer survivors are invited to celebrate National Cancer Survivors’ Day with a free ice cream sundae at the Emanuel Cancer Center on May 27 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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Two Emanuel Employees Honored Nationally as Tenet Heroes

April 20, 2015

Turlock, CA— For their commitment to quality, integrity and service, two Emanuel Medical Center employees have been named Tenet Heroes as part of an annual tradition that recognizes extraordinary accomplishments among all of Tenet Healthcare’s 100,000 employees across the country. Emanuel Cancer Center Executive Director Michael Iltis, and long-time Emergency Department nurse Jonathon Carroll were nominated by Emanuel administrators, and their nominations reviewed by a national selection panel. They join 135 other Tenet employees nationwide to be nominated this year.
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Emanuel Medical Center and Riggs Ambulance Team Up to Teach Bystander CPR at the Merced County Spring Fair in Los Banos

April 20, 2015

Turlock, CA— In just about 10 minutes, visitors to the Merced County Spring Fair in Los Banos can learn how to help save a life.

Learn CPR at Spring FairEmanuel Medical Center and Riggs Ambulance Service of Merced are teaming up to teach bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation on Senior Day at the Spring Fair, which is slated for  April 30.  Emanuel is the sponsor of Senior Day, on which seniors ages 55 and over can receive a $2 off fair admission coupon in the fair’s special section in the Los Banos Enterprise, Merced Sun Star or Livingston Chronicle. 
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Special Extended Enrollment Period for Health Insurance Enrollment Assistance

March 17, 2015

Turlock, CA— Emanuel Medical Center will continue to provide information and assistance to the community during the health insurance special enrollment period for tax season, which runs from March 15 to April 30. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services have provided this extended period to purchase health insurance coverage for consumers who were unaware or did not understand the significance of the fee for not enrolling in coverage for 2015.
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Make 2015 the Year You Quit for Good

January 05, 2015

Turlock, CA— There are about a million reasons to quit smoking, but only one reason not to—it may be hard. However, medical experts will tell you to try, and try again. Emanuel Cancer Center will host two free seminars about smoking and lung cancer. “What’s really important for people to know is that it is possible to quit,” said Dr. Mohamed Eldaly, a medical oncologist at Emanuel Specialty Care – Medical Oncology. “It may take three or four tries, or even six or seven, but the payoff for the smoker and their family is huge.”
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