Sierra View Medical Center to Place Influenza and Respiratory Syncytial Virus Visitation Restrictions in Place Immediately

Sierra View Medical Center (SVMC) has begun implementing Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) and Influenza (Flu) restrictions to prevent the spread of these viruses to those who are more susceptible. SVMC will keep visitation restrictions enforced for the safety of patients, visitors, and staff until spring of 2023 and will reevaluate again at that time.  Visitors […]

Kaweah Health partners with Keck Medicine of USC to enhance urology services

To better serve patients in Tulare County, where a recent community needs assessment found that urology services are severely lacking, Kaweah Health and Keck Medicine of USC have collaborated to open a urology clinic in downtown Visalia. Kaweah Health is running the downtown Visalia clinic in coordination with Inderbir S. Gill, M.D., executive director of […]

Kaweah Health hosts Sept. 8 seminar on treatment options for hip/knee, sports injuries

A press release from Kaweah Health Tulare County residents are invited to attend a free seminar on Thursday, Sept. 8, in Visalia to learn about treatments for sports injuries, along with hip and knee pain. The seminar will be led by two experienced and knowledgeable orthopedic surgeons affiliated with Kaweah Health. The seminar will take […]

Sierra View nationally recognized for high-quality stroke care

Sierra View Medical Center (SVMC) has received the American Heart Association’s (AHA) Stroke Gold Plus, Get With The Guidelines® – Stroke quality achievement award for its commitment to ensuring that stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines, ultimately leading to more lives saved and reduced disability. Stroke is the […]

Kaweah Health graduates 42 resident physicians in seventh commencement ceremony

There are more doctors in the Central Valley thanks to Kaweah Health’s residency programs, which graduated 42 resident physicians in six specialties on Tuesday, June 14, as part of its seventh annual commencement ceremony in Visalia. Since its inception, Kaweah Health has graduated 148 resident physicians, 40 percent of which have remained in the Central […]