What Is Ulcerative Colitis?

Posted by Nichole Baxter on 4/25/19 4:35 PM

If you have ulcerative colitis (UC), a type of inflammatory bowel disease, you’re not alone. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), UC affects as many as 246 of every 100,000 Americans. But what is UC and what can be done about it?

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Dignity Health Medical Foundation Names New Director of Clinic Operations in Merced

Posted by Brooke Burgess on 2/12/19 8:20 AM

Dignity Health Medical Foundation has announced the promotion of Alicia Bohlke, MBA to Director of Clinical Operations for Dignity Health Medical Group - Merced. In this role, Bohlke will lead clinic operations for both medical group locations in Merced. She will also be responsible for operational, financial, clinical, quality and business development activities.

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Celebrating National Women Physicians Day

Posted by Brooke Burgess on 1/31/19 2:21 PM

National Women Physicians Day on February 3rd commemorates the birthday of Elizabeth Blackwell, MD, the first woman in the United States to become a doctor. As we reflect on and celebrate the achievements of women in medicine, we asked our providers to share what inspired them to choose a career in healing and humankindness. Here is what they said.

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Laparoscopic Colectomy: What to Expect

Posted by Mary Beth TeSelle on 1/2/19 1:44 PM

A laparoscopic colectomy provides qualified patients a less invasive, and has a faster recovery than traditional surgery.

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Dignity Health Medical Foundation Names New CEO

Posted by Brooke Burgess on 11/7/18 10:04 AM

Dignity Health Medical Foundation (DHMF), which operates 14 medical groups and imaging centers and more than 124 clinic locations across California, has announced that Mark Behl, MHA, MBA, has joined the organization as CEO.

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