January 4 2008 Issue Medical Staff Pulse is
a Publication of the Chief of Staff

Free Wireless Internet Service Available to CSMC Patients and Visitors

Campus locations where wireless Internet service is available to patients and visitors include the main hospital building, Saperstein Critical Care Tower, Thalians Mental Health Center, Steven Spielberg Building (ambulatory care areas), the 310 (Outpatient Services) Building and the Mark Goodson Building.

Pharmacy Focus

P&T Committee Approvals

Click here to view a PDF copy of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee Approvals for Dec. 11, 2007. For more information, please contact the Drug Information Center at (310) 423-3784.



The Medical-Surgical Pre-Printed Admission Order Form has recently been updated. Please click here for a PDF version of the order form (Form 8846 Version 16). The form was slightly modified to help the medical center determine which physician is responsible for a patient's History and Physical.

Community Resource Pamphlets on Senior Services Now Offered to Physicians

To enhance the awareness of senior services, Cedars-Sinai's Department of Community Health is now offering free pamphlets to physicians and their patients about the services available to older adults living in the Los Angeles area.

John G. Harold, M.D., has been elected Chair-Elect of the American College of Cardiology Board of Governors.

Daniel R. Margulies, M.D., has been appointed to the American College of Surgeons (ACS) Board of Governors as Governor-at-Large from California.


Save the Date - January 21

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Celebration

The medical staff and medical center will present the Sixth Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday Celebration on Monday, Jan. 21, beginning at 12 p.m. in Harvey Morse Auditorium. A boxed lunch will be available at 11:30 a.m.

Author Lecture by Eli Baron, M.D.: January 23

Lectureship in Transfusion Medicine: February 1

Medical Advances in Neurology: February 16-17

Transfer Medication List

Printing of an inpatient detailed Transfer Medication List is currently available in Web/VS. To view or print the medication list, simply take the following steps:

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