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Are You Ready for CURES!

Effective October 2, 2018, physicians must consult California’s prescription drug monitoring database (the Controlled Substance Utilization Review and Evaluation System, or CURES) – prior to prescribing Schedule II, III or IV controlled substances. All individuals practicing in California who possess both a state regulatory board license authorized to prescribe, dispense, furnish or order controlled substances and a Drug Enforcement Administration Controlled Substance Registration Certificate must be registered to use CURES. Because of the critical importance of adequate technical support for physicians who will have to rely on CURES as a part of their ...

Rare Iron Lung Now on Display at Southern California Medical Museum

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE            Contact: Alison Elsner, 909-273-6000 (W) June 18, 2018                                    760-413-5053 (C),  (Inland Empire, CA.) – The Southern California Medical Museum is announcing the acquisition of a rare iron lung, now on display at the Museum, located in the Nursing Science Center on the campus of Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California. This remarkable piece of medical equipment was acquired through the generosity of the Rancho Los Amigos Medical Center in Downey, California. The cumbersome mechanical respirator reminds modern day Museum visitors about the ways ...

3rd Annual Brett Tashman Foundation Event

The 3rd Annual Brett Tashman Foundation Event June 30, 2018   Sierra Lakes Golf Club 16600 Clubhouse Drive Fontana, California Sign Up Now For Lunch and/or Golf. RECEIVE A GIFT BAG: Cancun Card, Gorjana necklace, OPI, and more for each registered guest. Thanks to generous donors, the gift bags given to all attendees are valued considerably more than the luncheon price.  HURRY AND RESERVE YOUR SPOT TODAY - REGISTRATION CLOSES ON JUNE 23rd!  The tournament will take place Saturday, June 30, 2018 at Sierra Lakes Golf Club in Fontana, California, beginning promptly with a shotgun at 8:00 a.m. Golf ...