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Kaiser Permanente Received Women’s Choice Award as California’s Most Recommended Health Insurance Plan and America’s Best Hospital Awards
Kaiser Permanente Southern California has received the Women’s Choice Award® designation, “California’s Most Recommended Health Insurance Plan,” as well as its medical centers throughout the region receiving multiple “America’s Best Hospitals” awards that include: Best Patient Safety, Best Hospital for Obstetrics, Best Stroke Care, America’s 100 Best Hospital, Best Bariatric Surgery, and Best Breast Center.
Kaiser Permanente Baldwin Park Medical Center and the Baldwin Park Police Department are giving the public an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted medications. The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.
March is Colorectal (Colon) Cancer Awareness Month and serves as a reminder of the importance of getting screenings for early detection of colon cancer. It is the most common cancer among men and women, but also one of the most treatable when detected early. The Gastroenterology Department at Kaiser Permanente Baldwin Park Medical Center in partnership with East Valley Community Health Center (EVCHV) in West Covina hosted Colonoscopy Day on March 10.
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The Baldwin Park Medical Center drive, held in partnership with Congresswoman Judy Chu and Congresswoman Grace Napolitano and local women’s shelters, started in October and coincided with Domestic Violence Awareness Month.