Monthly ArchiveSeptember 2018

#OurNewCMH – The Final Touches

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With the final move into our new Community Memorial Hospital in Ventura just days away, our Environmental Services Department has been working around the clock to finish their specialized training and make sure everything is ready to welcome our first patients! Our incredible EVS teams have been putting the finishing …

New Community Memorial Hospital Adds Second daVinci Surgical Robot

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As we prepare to debut our new Community Memorial Hospital (CMH) in Ventura this winter, we are excited to announce the arrival of our second daVinci surgical robot! The daVinci device, made by Northern California-based Intuitive Surgical, is a three-armed robot which allows surgeons to perform amazingly precise surgeries with …

#OurNewCMH – Ocean Tower Update

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The move into our new Community Memorial Hospital Ocean Tower hit another major milestone with the recent installation of our exterior way-finding and marquee signage! Our teams installed a new marquee sign at the new hospital entrance on Main Street, and replaced the old marquee sign at the corner of …

#OurNewCMH – Ocean Tower Update

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The move into our new Community Memorial Hospital in Ventura continues! While our physicians and staff are busy training new procedures and learning new equipment – such as the Mobile Heartbeat communication system shown here – teams from our support departments are hard at work receiving supplies, organizing our storeroom, …

New CMH Dedicates Entire Floor to Moms, Babies, and Children

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As the area’s leading birth center, we know how important the health of our youngest patients is to our community. That’s why our new Community Memorial Hospital (CMH) features an entire floor devoted to the well-being of moms, babies, and children! Located on the third floor of our new CMH …

#OurNewCMH – Ocean Tower Update

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It’s been a busy few weeks of our move into the new Community Memorial Hospital Ocean Tower! We’ve completed our second “Day in the Life” training, hosted a tour for our local media, finished prepping some imaging equipment and moved a lot of furniture and supplies into the building. Clinical …

#OurNewCMH – Community Open House

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On October 11th we hosted our first Community and Employee Open House at our NEW Community Memorial Hospital Ocean Tower! Over 400 community members, physicians, and staff joined us for a chance to see the facility before it opens to the public this winter. The evening included a self-guided, “behind-the-scenes” …

New Community Memorial Hospital Features Expanded Emergency Department

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  One of the most exciting features of our new Community Memorial Hospital (CMH) in Ventura is our expanded Emergency Department! When you have a medical emergency, your life can depend on getting to the best emergency room as soon as possible and seeing a doctor or nurse quickly. With …

Our New CMH Sneak Peek – Ocean Tower Isolation Rooms

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Our new Community Memorial Hospital Ocean Tower is equipped with a number of features that enhance patient privacy and safety. Many of these features also provide benefits to our physicians and staff, allowing them to provide the best care possible to our community in a more effective and efficient manner. …

#OurNewCMH – Week 5 in the Ocean Tower

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Week 5 of the move into our new Community Memorial Hospital Ocean Tower saw the installation of several significant pieces of artwork in our new main lobby, Emergency Department entrance, and dining room. Throughout the remainder of the hospital, countless local and regional works of art were hung in patient …

“Elemental Humanism” at Our New Community Memorial Hospital

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From the day we began construction on our new Community Memorial Hospital (CMH) in Ventura, we knew we were building something that would have a long and significant impact on our community. We knew the most advanced technology, all private rooms, and enhanced emergency and critical care areas would allow …

#OurNewCMH – Week 4 in the Ocean Tower

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One of the most exciting features of our new Community Memorial Hospital in Ventura is our expanded Emergency Department! Featuring 37 private treatment rooms – an increase from 17 curtained bays in our current hospital – this enhanced space will allow us to treat the emergent medical needs of our …

#OurNewCMH – Week 3 in the Ocean Tower

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Week 3 of training and moving in to our new Community Memorial Hospital Ocean Tower in Ventura was significant, as we prepared for and took part in our first “Day in the Life” training exercise in the new building! Led by our highly specialized transition team, HTS, the “Day in …

#OurNewCMH – Week Two in the Ocean Tower

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#OurNewCMH – Week Two in the Ocean Tower It was an exciting “Week Two” of our move into the new Community Memorial Hospital Ocean Tower! With so much equipment to install, so many staff and physicians to train, and a ton of furniture and other supplies to move in to …

#OurNewCMH – Week One in the Ocean Tower

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#OurNewCMH – Week One in the Ocean Tower It was a busy first week in our new hospital! One of the first steps in the move-in and training process is to ensure that all of our physicians and staff complete Fire/Life Safety Orientation. This training begins in the Ocean Tower …

Our New CMH Sneak Peek – Ocean Tower Imaging

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When we built our new Community Memorial Hospital, we built it with the future in mind. Filled with some of the most advanced technology available at any community hospital anywhere, our new facility is equipped to serve our community for decades to come. Some of the most impressive pieces of …

Community Memorial Hospital Begins Move Into New Ocean Tower

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CEO Gary K. Wilde standing in front of the new CMH Ocean Tower

Community Memorial Health System (CMHS) moved a significant step closer to opening the new Community Memorial Hospital (CMH) when CEO Gary K. Wilde received the keys to the now complete 250 room Ocean Tower located on Brent Street in Ventura. The six-story Ocean Tower is adjacent to the current/old hospital, …

CMHS Honors Major Donors to the New Community Memorial Hospital

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It was an experience both magical and memorable when 260 of Community Memorial Hospital’s major campaign donors gathered to be honored for their generous donations that helped build the new hospital. The June 28th celebration began with hors d’oeuvres and spirits, served on what will be the new hospital’s outdoor …

Welcome to the NEW Community Memorial Hospital 6th Floor

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As we round the final turn and enter the homestretch of construction on the new Community Memorial Hospital in Ventura, more technology is being installed, more cosmetic work is underway, and more areas of the incredible new facility are nearing completion. The excitement amongst our physicians, staff, donors, and community …