First stent procedure performed at Sierra View

The first non-surgical stent procedure ever in the City of Porterville was performed at Sierra View Medical Center (SVMC) upon receiving the Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH). After much anticipation of earning the PCI designation, invaluable cardiac procedures are now locally available to the community with state-of-the-art equipment […]

Sierra View Medical Center still open, safe for medical emergencies during pandemic

Sierra View Medical Center’s (SVMC) Emergency Department (ED), located in Porterville, remains open to serve emergency needs for non-COVID related issues, especially for conditions where early diagnosis and treatment can be lifesaving, such as a stroke or heart attack. SVMC is well prepared to handle all non-COVID emergencies, as well as COVID-19 cases in a […]

Sierra View thinking ahead to expand ICU capacity for pandemic

Preparation and collaboration has been crucial in the required restructuring of the intensive care unit (ICU) at Sierra View Medical Center (SVMC) to continue providing care during the ever-changing COVID-19 pandemic. Quickly developing methods to manage admitted COVID-19 patients in a designated COVID-19-specific ICU and devising a process to eliminate the potential of infecting a […]

Help donate to COVID-19 fund by snapping a photo, with Robyn Icenhower & Associates

Robyn Icenhower & Associates Signs of Hope Campaign will be donating to the Kaweah Delta Hospital Foundation-Covid 19 Relief Fund. Earlier this month, Robyn Icenhower & Associates provided lawn signs to local residents that display messages of hope by placing them in front yards throughout Tulare County. With messages like “BETTER TOGETHER”, “HOPE” and “VISALIA […]