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2019

Blog Posts in 2019

  • SVMC Receives Good Marks for Patient Safety

    Sierra View Medical Center’s safety efforts are paying off, according to a nationally recognized scoring system that tracks how safe hospital patients are from errors, injuries, accidents, and infections. The Leapfrog Group, who tracks more than 2,600 hospitals across the country, gave Sierra View Medical Center a B Hospital Safety Grade, an improvement from receiving a C at the end of 2017. ...
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  • Valencia family give birth to Porterville's first baby of 2019

    It was a cold January morning, but inside the Sierra View Medical Center (SVMC) fourth floor a proud father held his newborn baby as the tired mother rested comfortably. Porterville’s first 2019 newborn baby, Adriel Valencia, was cheered by many after his arrival into the world. Baby Adriel was born at a healthy weight of seven pounds, three ounces, and he and his mom continued to rest ...
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