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Friday, December 07, 2018
Doubletree by Hilton - Whittier is collecting toys for the Interfaith Food Center Toy Drive! They're calling it "Tacos for Toys". Donate an unwrapped toy (valued at $5 or more) and receive TWO complimentary Tickets! There is no limit to how many toys you can bring, so you can enjoy tacos all night long! Specialty drinks will be available and you'll recieve 1.00$ off beer and wine! Please RSVP on ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, December 05, 2018
This series of short videos was developed in partnership with the community to help eliminate confusion around how to access and move through the healthcare system. Topics include the different types of health insurance coverage, where to receive care, and how to understand medical bills so that you can take control of your health.  The series consists of the following five videos: Components of ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, December 05, 2018
Whittier, Calif.(December 5, 2018) - PIH Health Hospital - Whittier has been named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by IBM Watson Health™. The Watson Health 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals™ study is now in its 20th year.  “At PIH Health, our mission is to provide the highest quality of care to our patients,” said James R. West, president and chief executive officer of PIH ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Kaiser Permanente is the only plan in California rated 5 stars for overall quality of medical careTop score also earned for providing quality behavioral and mental health care  PASADENA, Calif., Nov. 12, 2018 – Kaiser Permanente Northern and Southern California health plans are the only plans in the state to receive 5 stars – the highest possible rating – for overall quality of medical care in ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Are you a member of the Whittier Chamber?  N2 Nitrogen Ice Cream, located in The Quad, is offering Chamber members and their employees a special 15% OFF on all drinks and ice cream orders from 12/01/2018 - 1/2/2019. Please tell them when placing your order that you are a Whittier Chamber member to get the discount.  N2 offers creamy delicious ice cream that is made through the rapid freezing of ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Fun Facts
Monday, November 19, 2018
Whittier, Calif. (November 19, 2018) – PIH Health today, opened its La Habra Urgent Care Center located at 1400 S. Harbor Blvd (off of Imperial Hwy). Local community members who have an urgent medical need and cannot get in to see a doctor will now have access to high-quality medical services closer to home and their places of work.  The La Habra Urgent Care Center will offer care for minor ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Friday, November 09, 2018
The Boys & Girls Club of Whittier has two opportunities for the community to give Holiday cheer to families in need. Their annual Toy Drive is back! Last year, they collected nearly 1,000 toys. This year, they want to break that record! Anyone who wishes to donate unwrapped toys, please drop them off at 7905 Greenleaf Ave. The Boys & Girls Club of Whittier also has their Operation Christmas ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Friday, November 09, 2018
PIH Health has been named a 2018 Most Wired hospital for both its Whittier and Downey campuses by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), an executive organization dedicated to serving chief information officers (CIOs), chief medical information officers (CMIOs), chief nursing information officers (CNIOs) and other senior healthcare IT leaders. This is the fifth time ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Friday, November 09, 2018
FABRIZIO OPTOMETRYExciting Announcement !                                                                                                                             November 2018 To All My Wonderful Patients, After 31 years in practice in Whittier, I am transitioning to part-time. I have found two excellent optometrists who will be acquiring Fabrizio ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, October 01, 2018
Interfaith Food Center is hosting their annual Holiday Food & Toy Drive for families in need. Their goal is to provide 1,000 families with a complete holiday meal. The Thanksgiving goal is to raise $30,000 in monetary donations and/or 120,000 punds of holiday food items. The Christmas goal is to collect over 2,000 new toys! There are several ways you can help:Sponsor a family by donating funds:$25 ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Saturday, September 01, 2018
Youth of the Year presented by Rose Hills Memorial Park and Mortuaries is a cornerstone of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Whittier experience. It is a year-round program that helps Club members become knowledgeable teen spokespersons for their Club and community. The Youth of the Year program celebrates youth who have overcome enormous odds and demonstrated exceptional character and accomplishments. ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Community