Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsGlendale Memorial Hospital
IN THE NEWS

Glendale Memorial Hospital

CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 3, 2013 | By Jason Wells, Los Angeles Times
Grief-stricken classmates of a 13-year-old boy who was struck and killed by a school bus on Thursday returned to Roosevelt Middle School in Glendale on Friday, some of them seeking solace at a memorial that was set up at the collision site. The Los Angeles County coroner on Friday identified the boy as Jonathan Hernandez, who died shortly after being struck and trapped underneath a school bus Thursday afternoon at Columbus Avenue and Riverdale Drive. Grief counselors were at the campus for friends and teachers who knew Jonathan, who was described as well-liked and a student who excelled academically.
Advertisement
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 4, 1999 | JULIE HA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
He was a doctor who practiced personalized care in an age that places a premium on express medical treatment. He made house calls, spent hours at bedside talking with patients and their families, waived his fees for those who could not afford them and gave some patients a ride to the hospital if they had no other way to get there. John Negley Goodwin was a cardiothoracic and vascular surgeon at Glendale Memorial Hospital and co-founder of the Heart Center there. Many said his Nov.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 26, 2007 | Mary Engel, Times Staff Writer
State health officials fined nine California hospitals Thursday for infractions that put patients at imminent risk of injury or death, including a notorious case at Martin Luther King Jr.-Harbor Hospital in May in which a woman died after writhing unattended on the floor of the emergency room lobby. Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center, Garden Grove Hospital and Medical Center, and Kaiser Foundation Hospital Santa Clara were among the hospitals fined.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 14, 2000 | BOBBY CUZA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Dipping into a $350-million endowment created by the sale of Queen of Angels Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center two years ago, a local foundation Tuesday announced an $8.5-million grant to provide health care to low-income, uninsured patients in central Los Angeles.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 13, 2010 | Molly Hennessy-Fiske
When a doctor at Childrens Hospital of Los Angeles called in 2007 to tell Eduardo Rivas that his 6-month-old son needed surgery to repair double hernias, Rivas was not sure what he should do. Nathan had been born four months premature. His mother, Rivas' wife, had died of breast cancer soon after his birth. Rivas had to decide on his own. What happened next is at the root of a $19-million civil lawsuit filed by Rivas against the hospital and two of his son's doctors. Rivas, a Spanish speaker, last week told the jury hearing the case in Los Angeles County Superior Court that he never consented to surgery that he says left his son brain-damaged.
NEWS
July 29, 1993
The Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center was honored as the organization with the most innovative and unique theme at the Health Fair Expo '93 in April. The Owen Murphy Volunteer Award plaque was presented recently to the hospital from the Health Fair Expo organizers at a luncheon recognizing all of the participants in the event featuring health information and screenings held at 94 sites in Southern California.
Los Angeles Times Articles
|