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Personal Protective Equipment Donations Needed for Local Hospitals, First Responders and Medical Facilities in Ventura County

Personal Protective Equipment Donations Needed for Local Hospitals, First Responders and Medical Facilities in Ventura County

VENTURA, CA – The County of Ventura is encouraging the public, businesses and organizations to donate new, unused personal protective equipment to assist health care providers, health care facilities and first responders responding to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). “We are facing an unprecedented public health emergency, and the increasing demands of our health care system […]

Removal of Hospital Masks and Hand Sanitizers

Removal of Hospital Masks and Hand Sanitizers

Dignity Health St. John’s Hospitals are asking for communication to the public about hospital masks and sanitizers. Members of the public have been unnecessarily removing these items from our facilities and the items are there for the health and safety of our patients. Furthermore, these specific masks do not protect against COVID-19. Please ask they […]

California Hospital Safety Ratings Drop

California Hospital Safety Ratings Drop

Nearly half of California hospitals received a grade of C or lower for patient safety on a national report card aimed at prodding medical centers to do more to prevent injuries and deaths. The Leapfrog Group, an employer-backed nonprofit group focused on health care quality, issued its latest scores last week. The report card is […]

Technological Solutions to Help Secure Healthcare Institutions

Technological Solutions to Help Secure Healthcare Institutions

Teachers Union Hits Taxpayers with ‘Money Club’ Again

Teachers Union Hits Taxpayers with ‘Money Club’ Again

Is Christianity to Blame for Everything Bad?

Is Christianity to Blame for Everything Bad?

By Jerry Newcombe, D.Min., 4/27/16 Earlier this month in Philadelphia, there was the 17th annual “White Privilege Conference,” which a friend describes as a “liberal confab devoted to self-abnegation.”  One of the speakers, Paul Kivel, blamed Christianity for everything bad in the world. Kivel is the co-founder of the Oakland Men’s Project and founder of […]

Hospitals Inflict Pain on Taxpayers

Hospitals Inflict Pain on Taxpayers

Study: CA hospitals waste money by ignoring ‘big data’

Study: CA hospitals waste money by ignoring ‘big data’

. The “Moneyball” phenomenon of using advanced statistical analysis to gain advantage in professional sports has picked up steam over the past dozen years, to the point where it has broadly depressed scoring in baseball, as fielders are positioned precisely based on the historical patterns of individual hitters. But in the private sector, numbers-driven “best […]