Palomar Medical Centers in Escondido Honor Nurses and Physicians of the Year
May 16, 2019
ESCONDIDO, Calif. – National Nurses Week is a time to honor professionals that take care of loved ones when they are sick, injured or otherwise afflicted. During the week of May 6-12, staff at Palomar Medical Center Escondido and Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido selected 23 of their peers as unit nurses of the year and two as the Roz and Len Kolins Nurses of the Year, the highest honor given at each hospital. Each campus also selected a Physician of the Year.   “Our nurses and physicians have set an exceptionally high standard of care,” Palomar Health President and CEO Diane Hansen said. “We employ the best nurses and physicians in the country and I am honored to recognize some of them this week.”   The photos of each nurse of the year will hang in their respective units and photo of the Roz and Len Kolins Nurse of the Year and Physician of the Year will hang in the hospital lobby.   Palomar Health’s 2019 Roz & ...
Palomar Medical Center Poway Honors Nurses and Physician of the Year
May 16, 2019
ESCONDIDO, Calif. – National Nurses Week is a time to honor professionals that take care of loved ones when they are sick, injured or otherwise afflicted. During the week of May 6-12, staff at Palomar Medical Center Poway selected eight of ...
Cinco de Mayo Comes to Villa Pomerado
May 13, 2019
The residents of Villa Pomerado Care Center were treated to a musical performance and Mexican food in celebration of Cinco de Mayo on Sunday. The performance evolved from an offer from longtime Palomar Health Foundation donor Carlos Cornejo to ...
Pathmaker Intern Views Health Condition as a Platform, Not a Pit
May 07, 2019
There’s been a lot of attention given lately, due to the college admissions bribery scandal, to kids who use built-in advantages to gain admission to elite universities. In contrast, the Pathmaker Internship Program at Palomar Health has ...
Message from Palomar Health on Poway's Tragic Event
April 29, 2019
The Palomar Health Board of Directors, leadership and entire staff would like to extend our heartfelt sympathies and support to the victims and loved ones of Saturday’s senseless and tragic events. We take our role of keeping our community ...
Palomar Medical Center Escondido Reduced Food Waste by 34%
April 22, 2019
In celebration of Earth Day, Palomar Health is proud to announce its largest hospital has reduced its food waste by 34% since implementing the Smart Kitchens San Diego initiative in October 2018. To reduce waste, Palomar Health’s Food and ...
What's Your Passion?
April 22, 2019
Mary Jane (MJ) Erickson is a 2018 Palomar Health Nurse of the Year who works in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Palomar Medical Center Escondido. At home she’s a wife and mother of two pre-teen boys, one of whom has autism. MJ says her ...