Gifts donated to Marian Pediatric Unit

A group of local educators wanted to teach their own children the meaning of Christmas and also bring some cheer to the children in the Pediatric Unit at Marian Regional Medical Center today.
“We decided to come together and have formed a local mom’s group,” said spokesperson Patty Rodriguez.   “We want to show our children the …

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Two roundtrip tickets to Las Vegas will be given away at the Santa Maria Airport as part of the Make-A-Wish Donation Drive.  Free photos with Santa Claus will also be available at the event from 1:30 to 4:30 this Thursday afternoon.
Everyone who makes a donation will be in the drawing for the airline …

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New CASA volunteers sworn in to advocate for foster children

On Tuesday night, the Honorable Arthur Garcia swore in 14 volunteers as Court Appointed Special Advocates for abused and neglected children. Family and friends gathered in the Santa Maria Juvenile Court to observe the volunteers take an oath promising to advocate for the best interest of the child.
The newly appointed CASA volunteers join 190 other …

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Marian Regional Medical Center Announces the Acquisition of the State-of-the-Art Specimen Radiograph System
Marian Regional Medical Center (MRMC), a Dignity Health member hospital, which also includes Arroyo Grande Community Hospital and French Hospital Medical Center, announces the acquisition of the Faxitron PathVision system. Generous contributions from the community have funded the purchase of this imaging technology …

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Vocational Consultants Get Seriously Injured  Workers Back To Work

[Note: The doctors and healthcare professionals at Central Coast IndustrialCare actively support transitional duty programs. Research has demonstrated that such programs produce faster recovery times, better employee mental states and lower Workers’ Comp costs.]
By ReduceYourWorkersComp
Vocational consultants are not needed on most of your worker’s compensation claims; just the severe claims. When an employee has a …

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