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We're Helping Hearts Here There and Everywhere
02.19.2018 St. Joseph Hoag Health

You depend on your heart to keep a steady beat. But sometimes hearts need help. That’s why St. Joseph Hoag Health excels in cardiology services across its hospitals. Let’s look at just a few of the outstanding programs throughout our health system. Note that some ...

Teaching Diabetic Employees How to Fish
02.05.2018 Margaret Macias, Executive Director, Center for Health Promotion

"Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish, and you feed him for a lifetime.” — Chinese Proverb Learning to live with diabetes is like learning to fish—once you know the right way to do it, you’re set for life. Diabetes ...

Make Mental Health a Cornerstone of Your Corporate Culture
01.08.2018 Clayton Chau, MD, PhD, Regional Executive Medical Director, St. Joseph Hoag Health Institute for Mental Health & Wellness

The World Health Organization (WHO) recently commemorated World Mental Health Day by focusing on mental health in the workplace. Under the banner “ Good Health is Good Business,” WHO said this: “Employment is good for our overall wellbeing—and ...

Avoiding Burnout: How to Rekindle Employee Engagement
12.11.2017 Linda P. Winston, MFT, CEAP, Employee Assistance Professional

Burnout is a serious problem in today’s workforce. Although the size of the problem varies by industry and occupation, no segment of the economy is immune to employee burnout. 46% of HR professionals say employee burnout accounts for half their annual workforce ...

5 Reasons to Ensure Your Employees Get Enough Sleep
11.08.2017 St. Joseph Hoag Health

Daylight Savings Time just ended on Sunday, November 5 th. Hopefully, you took advantage of the clocks going back and enjoyed an extra hour of sleep. Or did you just get up an hour earlier? Studies show about 40% of Americans get less than seven hours sleep per night. But ...

St. Joseph Hoag Health's Center for Health Promotion's Diabetes Program Merits High Standards for Care
11.06.2017 Susan Watkins, RD, CDE

St. Joseph Hoag Health’s Center for Health Promotion’s diabetes program located in both Brea and Santa Ana has been awarded continued recognition from the American Diabetes Association. This is a high achievement in diabetes care and demonstrates that the program ...

St. Joseph Hoag Health Opens New Wellness Corner Inside LA Fitness
07.31.2017 St. Joseph Hoag Health

Changing the way people access care outside hospital walls by serving them in the places they live, work – and now, exercise – St. Joseph Hoag Health has opened a new Wellness Corner inside LA Fitness Irvine-Crossroads. The 1,000-square-foot facility is the first ...

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