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Booster shots available in IE

Booster shots available in IE

Vaccination sites in Riverside and San Bernardino counties are now administering booster shots, now that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Pfizer’s COVID-19 booster. Vaccine is available for people 65 years old or older, residents in long-term care, and people ages 18-64 with underlying medical conditions, according to …

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Non-profit healthcare facility opens in Riverside

Medical Doctor Stethoscope

Neighborhood Healthcare, a non-profit that provides medical, dental, and behavioral health services, has expanded into Riverside. The company, which works in Riverside and San Diego counties, has opened a two-story facility that includes an 8,000 square-foot health center and a 19,000 square-foot elderly care facility, according to a statement. Both …

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Trauma center gets level one designation

Riverside University trauma center receives level one designation

The Riverside University Health System-Medical Center has been designated a level one trauma center by the Riverside County Emergency Medical Services Agency. Level one, the highest designation, allows the facility to treat the most critically injured patients, according to a statement on the county’s website. Severely-injured patients taken to the …

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Western Dental opens Victorville office

CSUSB street medicine program receives grant

Western Dental & Orthodontics, a company that provides oral health care to adults and children through Medi-Cal, has opened an office in Victorville. The downtown facility at 14678 Seventh St. is the third Western Dental facility in the High Desert and the 236th in California, according to a statement released …

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Community health center opens in Palm Springs

Riverside University trauma center receives level one designation

The Palm Springs Community Health Center is again serving patients, this time with a new name and at a slightly different location. Formerly called the Palm Springs Family Care Center, the 35,000-square-foot facility is at 191 Sunrise Way, next door to the family care center’s former location, according to a …

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Hemet welcomes medical clinic-community center

The Optum-Hemet Clinic and Community Center will make it possible for people in southwest Riverside County to get primary medical care in once place. Officials also hope that, in time, the clinic will help solve a chronic doctor shortage in that part of the Inland Empire.   A medical facility …

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