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A BI-WEEKLY PUBLICATION FROM THE CEDARS-SINAI CHIEF OF STAFF July 14, 2017 | Archived Issues

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2017 issues

  • January 13, 2017
    January 13, 2017
    • Cardiac Experts to Keynote Research Day VIII
    • Expanded Use of Three-Day Alerts for Antibiotics
    • Carrie and Arthur – A Bond of Love to the End
    • Human Rights Activist to Speak at King Celebration
    • Medical Network Expands Senior Leadership Team
    • Core Labs Moving to New Testosterone Analysis
    • FDA Issues Warning Against Use of Pioglitazone and General Anesthetic Drugs for Pregnant Women and Children
    • Pharmacy and Therapeutics Updates
    • CS-Link Tip: Updating Immunization Orders
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • January 27, 2017
    January 27, 2017
    • New Medicare Payment Model May Affect Care
    • Accelerator Welcomes New Class of Innovators
    • MD/RN Collaborative Survey Shows Positive Impact
    • New Endoscopy Center Opens
    • Wear Red for Women's Heart Health Day Feb. 3
    • Staff Can Discuss Impacts of Care in Forums
    • Catheter Safeguards Reduce Infections and Save Money
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for December
    • Core Labs Expanding With Three New Tests
    • FDA Warns of Implantable Infusion Pumps in MRI
    • CS-Link Tip: Setting Up Out of Office
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • February 10, 2017
    February 10, 2017
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • Cedars-Sinai Turns Red for Women's Heart Health
    • Research Day Highlights Hearts and Minds
    • New Advertising Campaign for Cancer Care
    • Cedars-Sinai Helps Thousands at Telemundo Fair
    • Letter From Chief of Staff: Doximity Survey for Nation's Top Hospitals
    • New Technology Offers Hope Against Tinnitus
    • FDA Warns of Rare, Severe Reaction to Chlorohexidine Gluconate
    • CS-Link Tip: Using SmartLinks
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • February 24, 2017
    February 24, 2017
    • Symposium Identifies Research Needs in Brain Injuries
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • Advance Made in Treating Recurrent Prostate Cancer
    • Heart-Focused Studies Earn Malaniak Awards
    • Former NICU Patient Reunites With Staff for Birthday
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for January
    • Weiner Installed as President of Regional Board of Rabbis
    • Medical Library Provides 24-hour Access for Residents
    • Cedars-Sinai Offers Courtesy Umbrellas on Rainy Days
    • CS-Link Tip: SmartPhrases Are Flexible
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • March 10, 2017
    March 10, 2017
    • Study to Examine Opioid Use, Chronic Pain Patients
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • With Grant, Biological Pacemakers Closer to Reality
    • Reminder About Antimicrobial Use Guidelines
    • CS-Link Tip: Switching to Widescreen View
    • New Vision for Cedars-Sinai Research Enterprise
    • New Process for Blood Draws Paying Off
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • March 24, 2017
    March 24, 2017
    • Who Gets to Observe Physician-Patient Encounters?
    • Here Is Your Chance to Honor a Deserving Nurse
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • Delivering Prescriptions for Student Success
    • New Forums Give Caregivers an Emotional Outlet
    • Psychosocial Oncology Society Honors Wolcott
    • Staff, Provider Buttons on Mycslink.org Removed
    • New Correction Factor for AST Coming in Core Labs
    • Cortisol Announcement
    • Pharmacy and Therapeutics Updates
    • Medical Library Has New Database
    • CS-Link Tip: Try UpToDate Feature
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • April 07, 2017
    April 07, 2017
    • Commemorating Passover at Cedars-Sinai
    • Discard Flu Season Badge Buddies After March 31
    • Ebola Drill Addresses Challenges of a Teen Patient
    • Training Campaign Highlights Dangers of Phishing
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • Brainworks Aims to Inspire Next Generation
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for February
    • Study Finds Virtual Reality Reduces Patient Pain
    • FDA Warns Against Prescribing Viberzi to Patients Without Gallbladders
    • CS-Link Tip: The Widescreen View
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • April 21, 2017
    April 21, 2017
    • CS-Link PCU Appropriateness Enhancement Is Live
    • Rabbi Hier to Speak at Yom Ha'Shoah Event
    • Engagement Survey Open Until April 30
    • Dodgers and Cedars-Sinai Celebrate New Season
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • Summer Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for March
    • FDA Issues Update on Erythropoiesis-Stimulating Agents
    • CS-Link Tip: CURES Update
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • May 05, 2017
    May 05, 2017
    • Leaders Share Lessons From Choosing Wisely
    • Health Startups Shine at Accelerator Demo Day
    • FDA Issues Warnings Against Extended Use of General Anesthetic in Young Children
    • PET-MRI Scanner Available for Clinical Studies
    • Cancer Research Foundation Honors Figlin
    • Summer Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks
    • Crosswalk to Beverly Center to Close Temporarily
    • Send Your Trainee Anecdotes to Discoveries
    • Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee Approvals
    • CS-Link Tip: Personalizing Orders
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • May 19, 2017
    May 19, 2017
    • Cedars-Sinai, Torrance Memorial Plan Affiliation
    • Blood-Brain Barrier Linked to Neuron Disorder
    • Ebinger and Xie Win Clinical Fellows Award
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for April
    • Charlton Represents AAOS in Advocacy Trip to DC
    • FDA Eliminates Risk Evaluations for ESA Agents
    • FDA Issues Warning Against Canagliflozin
    • Summer Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks
    • Send Your Trainee Anecdotes to Discoveries
    • CS-Link Tip: Creating SmartPhrases
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • June 02, 2017
    June 02, 2017
    • Jordan Honored for Research in Organ Rejection
    • Father and Son Cardiologists on Front Line of Care
    • Bones Rebuilt by Gene, Stem Cell Therapies
    • Congratulations to Leadership Program Graduates
    • Azizzadeh Joins Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute
    • Core Labs Updating Glucose Tolerance Panels
    • Core Labs to Switch Methotrexate Immunoassay
    • Summer Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks
    • CS-Link Tip: Cutting Back on Clicks
    • Policy and Procedure Manager Upgraded
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
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    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • June 16, 2017
    June 16, 2017
    • Study Finds Lower Mortality at Teaching Hospitals
    • Rutishauser Wins PRISM Prize
    • Gu and Yang Receive 2017 Rubenstein Prize
    • Can VR Help Lower Blood Pressure?
    • Rosen Named to New Executive Role
    • Graduates Urged to Help World's Less Privileged
    • Clinical Oncology Society Honors Sandler
    • Get to Know the Class of 2017
    • National Ebola Team Assesses CS Responders
    • Core Lab Updates Parathyroid Hormone Codes
    • Bakondi Awarded Grant for Eye Research
    • Summer Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks
    • CS-Link Tip: Adding Attachments
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • June 30, 2017
    June 30, 2017
    • More Education Needed on Women, Heart Disease
    • New Patient Safety Curriculum Being Rolled Out
    • Cancer Survivors Honored for Courage, Resilience
    • Platform for Vancomycin Measurements to Change
    • Core Labs Changing Ketone Testing in July
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for May
    • Cedars-Sinai Launches Blog
    • Summer Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks
    • CS-Link Tip: Medication Reconciliation
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • July 14, 2017
    July 14, 2017
    • New Tool Can Help Prevent Cardiac Arrest
    • Insurance Linked to Fewer Cardiac Arrests
    • Accelerating an Across-the-Pond Relationship
    • GME Wins Quarterly Safety Star
    • Core Labs Updating HIV Supplemental Assay
    • CDC Issues Health Advisory About Eculizumab
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for June
    • CS-Link Tip: Medication Reconciliation
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones

2016 Issues

  • January 18, 2016
    January 18, 2016
    • Announcement - John Jenrette, MD, Executive Vice President, Medical Network
    • James S. Forrester, MD: 'It's an Amazing Future'
    • Nurok, Gewertz Back Team-Directed Care
    • CS Researcher Finds Warning Symptoms Can Precede Sudden Cardiac Arrest
    • To PEG or Not to PEG? A Difficult Question
    • CS-Link Tip: Postponing a Message, Efficiency Class
    • Register With CURES Online by July 1
    • Chairman Named for Pathology and Lab Medicine
    • Memorial Service for Diamond Set for Jan. 29
    • Ferozali Appointed Director of Medical Education
    • Change Made to LA Screening Assay
    • Night at the Aquarium Set for Feb. 27
    • Klapper to Lecture, Sign Book on Hip Health
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for December
    • MEC Morning After Report
    • P & T Approvals, FDA Warning About Noxafil
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • January 29, 2016
    January 29, 2016
    • Celebration Addresses King's Impact on Healthcare
    • CS-Link Available to Independent Physicians
    • CS-Link Tip: Chart Search
    • Medical Library Adds E-Book Collections
    • Recognition for Baloh, Chugh, Ljubimova, Murthy
    • Night at the Aquarium Set for Feb. 27
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • February 12, 2016
    February 12, 2016
    • Cedars-Sinai Keeps Eye on Reports of Zika Virus
    • Prepare for LA Marathon Street Closures Feb. 14
    • Improvements Made to CS-Link
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • CS-Link Tip: Progress Notes
    • Call for 2016 PRISM Prize Nominees
    • Recruiting an MD? Start Application Process Now
    • Night at the Aquarium Set for Feb. 27
    • Symposium on Diabetes, Obesity Set for Feb. 18-19
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for January
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • February 26, 2016
    February 26, 2016
    • Here Is Your Chance to Honor a Deserving Nurse
    • New Codes Issued for Advance Care Planning
    • CS-Link Tip: Add an Image to Your Note
    • App Puts Care Information at Patients' Fingertips
    • Course Covers Radiation Safety During Fluoroscopy
    • Better Insulin Service Among Core Lab Changes
    • Deadline for 2016 PRISM Prize Nominees Is April 1
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • Improving Patient Experience Is New Project's Goal
    • Patients Can Now Get Discharge Rx at Bedside
    • Cedars-Sinai Hosts CIRM-Israel Pact Signing
    • Recognition for Berman, Black
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • March 11, 2016
    March 11, 2016
    • Reminder: CURES Registration Deadline Is July 1
    • CS-Link Tip: Reminder Email
    • CS Joins White House Precision Medicine Summit
    • Computer Beats Paper for Prescribing, Study Finds
    • Recognition for Bairey Merz, Gordon, Karlan, Liu
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • Deadline for 2016 PRISM Prize Nominees Is April 1
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for February
    • P & T Approvals
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • March 25, 2016
    March 25, 2016
    • Celebrate Doctors' Day With Meet and Greet
    • Innovation Day To Showcase Ideas for Patient Care
    • Transfusion Guidelines Aim for Less PCI Bleeding
    • Cedars-Sinai Relaxes Ebola-Related Screening
    • Updates Regarding Testing for Zika Virus Infection
    • Stem Cells Could Treat Heart Failure, Study Finds
    • CS-Link Tip: E-Prescribing Controlled Substances
    • Laying the Groundwork for Precision Medicine
    • Summer Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks
    • CS-Link Central Has New Design, Easier Navigation
    • Orders for L/S Ratio No Longer Sent Out
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • Deadline for 2016 PRISM Prize Nominees Is April 1
    • FDA Warns About Zydelig
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
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    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • April 08, 2016
    April 08, 2016
    • Innovation Challenge Selects Finalists
    • Cytogenetics Lab Wins Key State Approval
    • CS-Link Tip: Releasing Records to Patients
    • New Type of HPV Test Available
    • Summer Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks
    • FDA Warns About Opioids, Diabetes Medications
    • Recognition for Danoff, Murrell and Noah
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
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    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • April 22, 2016
    April 22, 2016
    • Murthy Named Vice President for Medical Affairs
    • New Aid-in-Dying Law Goes Into Effect in June
    • Morgenstern Debate Tackles MDs and Social Media
    • CS-Link Tip: SmartLinks and Templates
    • Library Membership Means Discounts for Authors
    • Summer Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for March
    • Recognition for Hogg, Hong, Sundaram
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
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    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • May 06, 2016
    May 06, 2016
    • Pilot Program Helps Decrease Antibiotic Overuse
    • VP of Research Appointed, Starts in June
    • Kroener, Lange Win Clinical Fellows Award
    • CS-Link Tip: Add Documentation to an Encounter
    • Centralized Monitoring Center Expands Space, Care
    • Summer Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks
    • Changes in Warnings, Labels for Aripiprazole, Metformin, Fluconazole, Brintellix
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • May 20, 2016
    May 20, 2016
    • Debate Tackles Physicians and Social Media
    • Married Doctors Work to Prevent Alzheimer's
    • CS-Link Tip: Try the New Widescreen View
    • CS Holds Free Head and Neck Cancer Screening
    • New Test Helps Detect Pregnancy Complications
    • Summer Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for April
    • Patient Safety, Quality Improvement Posters Shown
    • Library Asks Users to Take Survey by June 10
    • Ortiz Appointed Senior VP, Human Resources and Organization Development
    • May 30 Is Deadline to Make Annual Benefit Choices
    • P & T Approvals
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • June 03, 2016
    June 03, 2016
    • Letter from Chief of Staff: Updating Online Profiles
    • Deadline for CURES Registration Is Approaching
    • Congratulations to Leadership Program Graduates
    • Less Obesity Found at Higher Elevations
    • Immunologist to Keynote June 15 Graduation
    • New Program Aimed at Helping Smokers Quit
    • Summer Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks
    • Library Asks Users to Take Online Survey
    • FDA Issues Warnings Against Prescribing Ketoconazole Oral Tablets and Olanzapine
    • CS-Link Tip: Widescreen View Worth the Effort
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • June 17, 2016
    June 17, 2016
    • Romanoff Maintained Focus on Patient Safety
    • Vrahas Appointed Founding Chair of Orthopaedics
    • Cedars-Sinai Selected as Regional Treatment Center for Highly Infectious Diseases
    • Case Against Social Media Triumphs in Debate
    • Core Laboratories Opt for New Assays
    • CS-Link Tip: Creating and Editing Lists
    • Robert H. Baloh, MD, PhD, Wins PRISM Award
    • Physician Receives Award for Transplantation
    • Team Heart Throbs Wins Innovation Challenge
    • Summer Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks
    • FDA Cautions Against Zecuity Patches, High Doses of Loperamide and Aspirin Overuse
    • The Campaign for Cedars-Sinai Begins Public Phase
    • Farewell Reception Planned for Jeanne Flores
    • Sweat Chloride Tests Will Halt in Mid-July
    • New Books Expand Library Collection
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
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    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • July 01, 2016
    July 01, 2016
    • Nominations Sought for Pioneer in Medicine Award
    • New PhDs Urged to Uphold Rigorous Ethics
    • Get to Know the Class of 2016
    • Campaign for Cedars-Sinai to Hold Event in July
    • New Codes Issued for Advance Care Planning
    • Cancer Survivors Gather to Reconnect, Celebrate
    • Changes Made to References for Semen Analysis
    • Additional Bicycle Storage Area Opens in Pavilion
    • CS-Link Tip: Save Time with Calculator Tab
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
    • Inpatient E-Prescribing of Discharge Medications Starts July 30
    • Step-by-Step Overview of New End of Life Law
    • Campaign Event Highlights Research Advances
    • Techstars Couple Takes on Hospital Technology
    • Active Surveillance of Thyroid Cancer Under Study
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for June
    • Physician News
    • Core Labs Practice Changed for Urine Hemosiderin
    • Upgrade to HbA1c Testing Begins Aug. 15
    • CS-Link Tip: Deleting Notes
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • July 15, 2016
    July 15, 2016
    • Inpatient E-Prescribing of Discharge Medications Starts July 30
    • Step-by-Step Overview of New End of Life Law
    • Campaign Event Highlights Research Advances
    • Techstars Couple Takes on Hospital Technology
    • Active Surveillance of Thyroid Cancer Under Study
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for June
    • Physician News
    • Core Labs Practice Changed for Urine Hemosiderin
    • Upgrade to HbA1c Testing Begins Aug. 15
    • CS-Link Tip: Deleting Notes
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • July 29, 2016
    July 29, 2016
    • Cedars-Sinai Helps Open Acute Care Hospital
    • New System Will Provide Near Real-Time Feedback for Outpatient Care
    • Better Documentation Sought for Allergy to Meds
    • Seferian Promoted to Chief Patient Safety Officer
    • Grein Named Director of Hospital Epidemiology
    • Survey Says Employees Largely Satisfied With Jobs
    • Nominations Sought for Pioneer in Medicine Award
    • Cedars-Sinai Stages Extensive Ebola Drill
    • FDA: Monitoring System Coming off Market
    • Medical Staff and Families Enjoy Hollywood Bowl
    • Sand 'N' Snore Set for Sept. 9
    • Beware of Attempts to Obtain Confidential Data
    • CS-Link Tip: E-Prescribing of Discharge Medications Starts July 30
    • Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee Approvals
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
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    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • August 12, 2016
    August 12, 2016
    • Vrahas Starts as Founding Chair of Orthopaedics
    • U.S. News Ranks Cedars-Sinai Nationally in 11 Specialties
    • Milestone Kidney Transplant Chain Saves 3 Lives
    • CS, Rams Partner to Promote Health and Wellness
    • Learn About Medical Mission to Guatemala
    • Special Ticket Pricing for Dodgers' Healthcare Night
    • Scientist Talks Health on Korean-Language Radio
    • Physician News
    • Clinical Scholar Gets an A in Landing Grants
    • Nominations Sought for Pioneer in Medicine Award
    • Core Lab Transitions Tests to Abbott Platforms
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for July
    • Sand 'N' Snore Set for Sept. 9
    • CS-Link Tip: Using Online Medical Reference Apps
    • Series of Open Forums Seeks Feedback
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
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    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • August 26, 2016
    August 26, 2016
    • Vaccines Suggested in Wake of Meningitis Outbreak
    • CS-Link Updates Require New Links, Bookmarks
    • Microbiology Laboratory to Modify C. Diff Testing
    • Celebration for Return of Pre-Healthcare Program
    • Laker With Crohn's Holds Court With Patients
    • Three Things to Know About … Texting
    • Medical Library Offers Classes to Learn New Skills
    • Core Laboratory To Stop Reporting Creatine Kinase Index
    • Collaboration Leads to Courses For Fluoroscopy
    • Morning Seminar on Active Shooter Training Slated
    • Baloh Wins Neurological Association's Top Award
    • Sand 'N' Snore Set for Sept. 9
    • CS-Link Tip: Satisfying Health Maintenance Topics
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • September 09, 2016
    September 09, 2016
    • Staff Urged to Get Free Flu Shot by Oct. 14
    • Community Resources Fair to Highlight Services
    • Precision Health Partnership to Launch Sept. 16
    • Resident to Serve as White House Fellow
    • Medical Staff Can Enter Drawing for Rams Tickets
    • CS Earns Top Ranking for Patient Survivability
    • Chinese Physicians Visit to Increase Collaboration
    • Creation of Auditorium Mural to Be Discussed
    • Change to Sickle Cell Screen
    • FDA Warns of Combining Opioids, Benzodiazepines
    • Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee Approvals
    • CS-Link Tip: Advance Care Planning Note
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • September 23, 2016
    September 23, 2016
    • Cedars-Sinai Launches Precision Health
    • Flu Shots Clinics Begin
    • High Holidays Services Set for October
    • Case Management Conference Slated For October
    • Mentorship Encourages Healthcare Careers
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for August
    • Creation of Auditorium Mural to Be Discussed
    • CS-Link Tip: Managing Second Screens, Sidebars
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  • October 07, 2016
    October 07, 2016
    • Oregon Death With Dignity Act Subject of Talk
    • Flu Shot Clinics Continue
    • Clinicians Should Be Partners in Value Revolution
    • CS Helps LGBT Center Stop Domestic Violence
    • Grant to Fund Research on Cardiac Cell Therapy
    • High Holidays Services Continue in October
    • Strong Turnout for Prostate Screening Program
    • Birth Community Day Stresses Shared Decisions
    • Pandol Receives Pancreatic Research Award
    • CS-Link Tip: Postponing Material for Later Review
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    • Milestones
  • October 21, 2016
    October 21, 2016
    • Karlan Honored With Pioneer in Medicine Award
    • Figlin to Lead Initiative to Integrate Cancer Care
    • Cedars-Sinai Wins National Award for Patient Care
    • MD/RN Collaborative Survey Seeking Feedback
    • Medicare Open Enrollment Runs Through Dec. 7
    • Central Processing Is Now Sterile Processing
    • Presidential Health Is Topic of Nov. 4 Lecture
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for September
    • Point of Care Tool Allows Clinicians to Earn Credits
    • Training Available for Nov. 6 CS-Link Upgrade
    • CS-Link Tip: Listing Common Diagnoses
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • November 04, 2016
    November 04, 2016
    • OpenNotes to Give Patients Access to Doctor Notes
    • Flu Badge Buddy Must Be Visible
    • Cancer Survivors Share Stories of Hope, Gratitude
    • ALS Trial to Test Stem Cell and Gene Therapy
    • Healthcare Accelerator Graduates Spur Innovation
    • Cedars-Sinai, Clippers Partner to Promote Wellness
    • Presidential Health Is Topic of Nov. 4 Lecture
    • MD/RN Collaborative Survey Seeking Feedback
    • Pediatric Reference Intervals for CBC Parameters to Be Updated
    • FDA Warns About Abuse of Testosterone Products
    • Staff, Provider Buttons on Mycslink.org Going Away
    • CS-Link Tip: Training Available for Nov. 6 Upgrade
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • November 18, 2016
    November 18, 2016
    • Get Smart About Antibiotics Week Ends Nov. 20
    • Conference Participants Tackle End-of-Life Issues
    • New Guidelines for PCU Level of Care Begin Nov. 21
    • Medical Staff Can Take Shot at Clippers Tickets
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for October
    • Medical Units Relocate and Reopen to Improve Care
    • Latest Techniques Emphasized in Ebola Drill
    • Karlan Receives Cancer Society Award
    • Klein Gives 1st Sachs Lecture in Transplant Surgery
    • Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee Approvals
    • CS-Link Tip: Changing Screen Color
    • A Special Invitation for Night Shift Staff on Friday
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
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    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • December 02, 2016
    December 02, 2016
    • Key Changes Coming to Medicare Payment Model
    • $1.2 Million State Precision Medicine Grant
    • Pulmonary Fibrosis Linked to Stem Cell Failure
    • New Director to Focus on Patient Experience
    • Daskivich Helps Lead Precision Medicine Study
    • Study Finds Few Share Fitness Data With Doctors
    • Medical Staff Can Take Shot at Clippers Tickets
    • Core Labs to Switch to STAT Immunoassay Dec. 21
    • CS-Link Tip: Access Available to CURES
    • Core Labs Updating Reference Intervals Jan. 3
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • December 16, 2016
    December 16, 2016
    • New Scientists and Clinicians Join Cancer Institute
    • Priselac Speaks About Changes in Healthcare
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for November
    • CS Receives $10 Million to Study Digestive Disease
    • Researchers Win Grant to Study PAH Therapy
    • Educational Series Focuses on Gender Medicine
    • CS-Link Tip: Accessing Record Locator Services
    • Grad School Will Offer Master's in Health Delivery
    • Graduate Program in Magnetic Resonance to Begin
    • Next Issue Will Publish Jan. 13
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones

2015 Issues

  • January 16, 2015
    January 16, 2015
    • High Flu Activity Hits Cedars-Sinai
    • Gordon Discusses Presidential Maladies Jan. 21
    • King Day Celebration Set for Jan. 19
    • CS-Link Tip: Proxy Access
    • Open House Jan. 29 Celebrates Transplant Center
    • Conference on Brain Death Is Jan. 18
    • Night at the Aquarium Set for Feb. 7
    • New Whole Blood Aggregometry Test Is Available
    • Cedars-Sinai Doctors Help China Surgeons Go Solo
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for December
    • P & T Approvals, FDA Warning About Ziprasidone
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • January 30, 2015
    January 30, 2015
    • Individual/Family Plan Contracts Signed With Health Net and Blue Shield
    • New Portal Will Manage CME Activities
    • The Measles Outbreak: Answering Your Questions
    • Service, Memorial Fund for Michael Davidson, MD
    • CS-Link Tip: Adding Photos to a Patient's Chart
    • Prominent Neuroscientist Joins Cedars-Sinai
    • Hundreds From Cedars-Sinai Help at Health Fair
    • Recognition for Chugh, Danovitch, McGovern
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • February 13, 2015
    February 13, 2015
    • Cedars-Sinai Launches Inpatient Hospice Program
    • New POLST Alert Appears in CS-Link
    • U.S. News 'Best Hospitals' Physician Survey
    • CS-Link Tip: Changes Aimed at Boosting Efficiency
    • Night at the Aquarium a Whale of a Time
    • Here Is Your Chance to Honor a Deserving Nurse
    • How to Use Medication Orders in CS-Link
    • What to Do in Case of an Active Shooter
    • Colleagues Remember Gayla Nielsen
    • PRISM Prize Offered for Scientific Breakthroughs
    • Coming This Summer: Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • February 27, 2015
    February 27, 2015
    • Video: Grein Discusses Effectiveness of Vaccines
    • Amin to Leave Cedars-Sinai at Year's End
    • Here Is Your Chance to Honor a Deserving Nurse
    • CS-Link Tip: Keyboard Shortcuts Boost Efficiency
    • New Program Aims to Care for Mothers' Hearts
    • Coming This Summer: Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for January
    • Seeking to Make Clinical Trials More Efficient
    • Recognition for Cossman, Gordon, Reich, Thomson
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • March 13, 2015
    March 13, 2015
    • Here Is Your Chance to Honor a Deserving Nurse
    • 6 South Closes Temporarily for Improvements
    • Prepare for LA Marathon Street Closures March 15
    • CS-Link Tip: Physician Efficiency Training
    • Cancer Center Expands Services to Santa Monica
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • Coming This Summer: Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for February
    • FDA Warns About Testosterone Products, Treanda, Chantix
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • March 27, 2015
    March 27, 2015
    • Clinical Documentation Integrity Course Set
    • CS-Link Tip: Blood Administration Orders Change
    • Here Is Your Chance to Honor a Deserving Nurse
    • Cedars-Sinai Improves Professorial Structure
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • Cardiology Leader Cribier to Receive Corday Prize
    • Simulated Surgery Has Real Teamwork at Its Heart
    • Gut Bacteria May Limit Effect of Bariatric Surgery
    • P & T Approvals, FDA Warning About Sofosbuvir
    • Coming This Summer: Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • Recognition for Arena, Charlton, Jones, Karlan, Spiegel
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • April 10, 2015
    April 10, 2015
    • New Web Bios Will Better Meet User Needs
    • Flu Badge Buddies Can Be Removed
    • MEC Morning After Report
    • CS-Link Tip: Pin Your Progress Notes
    • Yom Ha'Shoah Commemoration Set for April 20
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • Cedars-Sinai Co-Hosts 'Jewish Wisdom' Week
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for March
    • FDA: Serious Reactions Possible with Feraheme
    • Coming This Summer: Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • April 24, 2015
    April 24, 2015
    • CS-Link Enhancements Coming April 25
    • New Department Will Transform Patient Transport
    • CS-Link Upgrade: Patients Able to Share Health Data With Providers
    • CS-Link Tip: Learn More About April 25 Upgrade
    • Yom Ha'Shoah Ceremony Honors 6 Million Lives
    • Ceremony Commemorates Armenian Genocide
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • Cedars-Sinai Co-Hosts 'Jewish Wisdom' Week
    • Coming This Summer: Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • FDA Changes Labels of Epivir, Ziagen
    • Recognition for Chugh, Karlan, Shah, Siegel, Rosen, Makoff, Barrett
    • April 24 March to Disrupt Traffic at 6500 Wilshire
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
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    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • May 08, 2015
    May 08, 2015
    • Riggs Named VP, Chief Medical Information Officer
    • Learn About ICD-10 at May 11 Session
    • Clinical Documentation Course Continues June 2
    • CS-Link Tip: Expanding and Collapsing Notes
    • Debaters to Tackle Fee-for-Service Medicine
    • Straight Talk About End-of-Life Decisions
    • Mini-Symposium Considers the Aging Physician
    • Brower, Cheng Win Clinical Fellows Award
    • Corday Prize Winner Cribier Tells Heartfelt Story
    • Coming This Summer: Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • MEC Morning After Report
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
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    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • May 22, 2015
    May 22, 2015
    • Jordan Awarded Inaugural PRISM Prize
    • CS-Link Tip: Direct Route to Support Site
    • Congratulations to Leadership Program Graduates
    • Haiku Available for Apple Watch
    • Medical Staff Honors a 'Fantastic' Nurse
    • Debaters to Tackle Fee-for-Service Medicine
    • Clinical Documentation Course Continues June 2
    • Cedars-Sinai History Goes Pop for Founders Day
    • CIRM Leader to Keynote June 10 Graduation
    • Saperstein Waiting Rooms to Close for Renovations
    • Coming This Summer: Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for April
    • FDA: Certain Diabetes Drugs May Lead to Acidosis
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • June 05, 2015
    June 05, 2015
    • Get Crimson 'Medical Credit Report' June 9-10
    • Doctors Deal With Rules on Patient Classification
    • MEC Morning After Report
    • CS-Link Tip: Pregnancy Sticky Notes
    • Clinical Documentation Course Continues July 7
    • Deadline for Clinician Scholars Program Is Sept. 1
    • Sim Center Accredited After Less Than 2 Years
    • Panel Discusses Physician-Assisted End of Life
    • Sand 'N' Snore Set for Sept. 11
    • Center Strutters Provides a Safe Place to Walk
    • P & T Committee Approvals
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • June 19, 2015
    June 19, 2015
    • Important Changes Coming for Web/VS
    • ICD-10 Sessions for Physicians Set for June 23-24
    • Clinical Documentation Course Continues July 7
    • Jain Wins Debate With Critique of Fee-for-Service
    • Nominations Sought for Pioneer in Medicine Award
    • Sand 'N' Snore Set for Sept. 11
    • CS-Link Tip: Calculators
    • Core Lab Upgrades Testing Menu
    • Reich, Vanichsarn Receive 2015 Rubenstein Prize
    • Transplant Center Wins Top Design Award
    • Cedars-Sinai Graduation Brings Pride, Reflection
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for May
    • Founders Day Makes Game of Cedars-Sinai History
    • Recognition for Berci, Henry, Karlan, Klein, Miraflor, Murry
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • July 17, 2015
    July 17, 2015
    • Important Changes Coming for Web/VS
    • Notes, 'Fat Tab' Among CS-Link Updates
    • Where There's Smokey, There's Fireworks
    • Nominations Sought for Pioneer in Medicine Award
    • Physicians Educate About End-of-Life Plans
    • ICD-10 Sessions for Physicians Set for Aug. 17-20
    • Clinical Documentation Course Continues Aug. 4
    • Cedars-Sinai Brings Urgent Care to Culver City
    • Use New Reflex Test for Ionized Calcium
    • CS-Link Tip: Care Everywhere Data Reconciliation
    • Sand 'N' Snore Set for Sept. 11
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for June
    • P & T Approvals, FDA Warnings About Codeine-Containing Meds, NSAIDs, Proglycem
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
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    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • July 31, 2015
    July 31, 2015
    • ICD-10 Readiness: Oct. 1 Change Is Coming Soon
    • Nominations Sought for Pioneer in Medicine Award
    • Cedars-Sinai Innovation Attacks Heart Failure
    • ProPublica 'Surgeon Scorecard'
    • Clinical Documentation Course Continues Aug. 4
    • CS-Link Tip: Documenting on the Go
    • ICD-10 Sessions for Physicians Set for Aug. 17-20
    • Ebola Drill Tests Cedars-Sinai's Readiness
    • Research Facility Helps Connect 'Whole Pipeline'
    • Sand 'N' Snore Set for Sept. 11
    • FDA Evaluates Risk from GBCA Use for MRI
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Milestones
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • August 14, 2015
    August 14, 2015
    • Web/VS Direct Access Remains Active
    • ICD-10 Sessions for Physicians Set for Aug. 17-20
    • Clinical Documentation Course Continues Sept. 1
    • CS-Link Tip: Documentation Encounters
    • Upgrade of PACS Workstations Is in Progress
    • CME Courses on GI Board Exam, MCS Debut
    • ICU Program Helps Patients Get Moving
    • New Accelerator Improves Radiation Treatments
    • Core Lab Changes to Beckman Urine Analyzers
    • Online Registry Improves Study Participation
    • Sand 'N' Snore Set for Sept. 11
    • FDA Warns of Gilenya Risk, Name Confusion
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • August 28, 2015
    August 28, 2015
    • Web/VS Direct Access Ends Sept. 8
    • More Details About Oct. 1 Transition to ICD-10
    • UpToDate Anywhere Available to Medical Staff
    • Understanding Your Medical Credit Report
    • Jack Matloff, MD, Leader in Cardiothoracic Surgery
    • Milton Heifetz, MD, Renowned Neurosurgeon
    • Clinical Documentation Course Continues Sept. 1
    • ICD-10 Sessions for Physicians Set for Sept. 21-22
    • New Method Improves Heparin Monitoring
    • Core Lab to Offer FT3 Testing in House
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for July
    • Sand 'N' Snore Set for Sept. 11
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • September 11, 2015
    September 11, 2015
    • Cedars-Sinai Acquires Marina Del Rey Hospital
    • ICD-10 Sessions for Physicians Set for Sept. 21-22
    • CS-Link Tip: Web/VS Direct Access Discontinued
    • Case Management Has Reason to Celebrate
    • Clinical Documentation Course Continues Oct. 6
    • Healing Gardens Will Bloom on Plaza
    • High Holidays Services Begin Sept. 14
    • Learn About Mission to Guatemala on Sept. 13
    • Gary Sugarman, MD, Longtime Cardiologist
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for August
    • Resisting Heart Failure
    • New Calendar Is a Better Way to Find Events
    • P & T Approvals, FDA Warnings About DPP-4 Inhibitors, Canagliflozin
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • September 25, 2015
    September 25, 2015
    • Contest Aims to Improve Patient Experience
    • Prepared for a Successful ICD-10 Transition Oct. 1
    • Annual Meeting of Medical Staff Is Oct. 19
    • Cedars-Sinai Joins Surgical Quality Program
    • Clinical Documentation Course Continues Oct. 6
    • CS-Link Tip: Seeing PACS Images
    • Patient Safety Survey Runs From Sept. 28-Oct. 11
    • Hitting the Beach for Sand 'N' Snore
    • Course Introduces Lean Management System
    • Algorithm Bests MDs at Documenting 'Red Flags'
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • October 09, 2015
    October 09, 2015
    • Flu Vaccination Policy Outlined
    • Annual Meeting of Medical Staff Is Oct. 19
    • Medical Staff Leadership Development Program
    • Clinical Scholars Program Welcomes Large Class
    • Patient Safety Survey Runs Through Oct. 11
    • CS-Link Tip: Hardstops to Change PCP
    • Clinical Documentation Course Continues Nov. 3
    • Ronald Reuben, MD, Longtime Pediatrician
    • Clots May Complicate Aortic Valve Replacements Previously Thought Not to Require the Use of Blood Thinners
    • New Therapeutic Heparin Infusion Monitoring
    • FDA Evaluates Risks of Tramadol in Children
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • October 23, 2015
    October 23, 2015
    • Transplant Trailblazer Named 'Pioneer'
    • Nursing Services Leader Wins Chief of Staff Award
    • Cancer Expert, Nursing Leader Earn Top Honor
    • CS-Link Tip: Be Specific When Storing Problems
    • Clinical Documentation Course Continues Nov. 3
    • Memorial Service for Matloff Set for Nov. 11
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for September
    • Flu Shot Clinic Today
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • November 06, 2015
    November 06, 2015
    • Organizational Announcement
    • Innovation Challenge Teams to Pitch Ideas Nov. 10
    • MEC Morning After Report
    • Memorial Service for Matloff Set for Nov. 11
    • New CS-Link Modules Go Live Nov. 7
    • CS-Link Tip: Review Chart While Creating Note
    • Clinical Documentation Course Concludes Dec. 1
    • Recognition for Bloom, Hadian, Tagliati
    • FDA Warns About Hepatitis, Hyperkalemia Drugs
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • November 20, 2015
    November 20, 2015
    • Innovation Challenge Selects 10 Semifinalists
    • Antimicrobial Stewardship Alerts in CS-Link
    • Building New Solutions for Patients - in a Weekend
    • Cardiac Monitoring Policy Is Updated
    • CS-Link Tip: Haiku Schedule Enhancement
    • Viorica Ionut, Research Scientist, 1968-2015
    • Open Enrollment for Individual/Family Plans Runs Through Jan. 31
    • Study Sheds Light on 'Superbug' Treatment
    • P & T Approvals, FDA Statement About Plavix
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • December 04, 2015
    December 04, 2015
    • Dec. 8 Event Honors Geiderman as Top Alumnus
    • CS-Link Tip: Undo
    • Physician Develops App for GI Patients Everywhere
    • Female Angina Linked With Abnormal Blood Flow
    • Genetic Study Could Lead to Better IBD Treatments
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • December 18, 2015
    December 18, 2015
    • Getting Smarter About Antibiotics
    • U.S. News 'Best Hospitals' Physician Survey
    • Night at the Aquarium Set for Feb. 27
    • CS-Link Tip: Adding a Handout to an AVS
    • Recognition for Geiderman, Karlan, Wallace
    • SCORE Marks Three Years of Changing Culture
    • Medical Library Requests Book Donations
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for November
    • New Mouse Models Could Aid Fight Against ALS
    • Next Issue Will Publish Jan. 15
    • FDA Warns About SGLT2 Inhibitors, Contrast Media
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones

2014 Issues

  • January 17, 2014
    January 17, 2014
    • ICD-10 Information Sessions Coming Up
    • Assurant Health Is an Option for Patients With Non-Employer Insurance
    • CS-Link Tip: Physician Efficiency Training Slated
    • Physician Champions Named for Move to ICD-10
    • King Day Celebration Set for Jan. 20
    • Night at the Museum Takes Place Feb. 28
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for December
    • New VP to Help Lead Clinical Transformation
    • Helping Overseas Is Part of Physician's Mission
    • NEW FEATURE - Milestones
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Addition to Formulary Declined; FDA Warns About ADHD Drug
  • January 31, 2014
    January 31, 2014
    • Hospital Visitors Required to Wear Masks
    • ICD-10 Introductory Sessions Scheduled
    • CS-Link Tip: Website Improvements
    • Removing Fall Precautions Can Trip Up a Patient
    • New Mechanism for Capturing DNAR Data
    • Night at the Museum Takes Place Feb. 28
    • Cedars-Sinai Honors King With Words, Music
    • Cedars-Sinai Innovation Helps Patients in China
    • Starbucks Extends Hours, Is Now Open Sunday
    • 300 Attend Regenerative Medicine Gathering
    • PCEA Order Set Changed; FDA Issues Warnings
    • Recognition for Delioukina, Gregory, Lepor, Pisarska
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • February 14, 2014
    February 14, 2014
    • Physicians Must Have Flu Vaccination to Work in High-Risk Areas
    • Take the MD/RN Satisfaction Survey
    • ICD-10 Awareness Sessions Scheduled
    • CS-Link Tip: a More Useful Website
    • A First: One Week, Zero Patient Falls
    • Adult Patients to Be Screened for Depression
    • Night at the Museum Takes Place Feb. 28
    • Port Protectors to Reduce Line Infections
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for January
    • Award Ceremony Honors Memory of Malaniak
    • FDA Issues Summary of Boxed Warning Updates
    • New Mechanism for Capturing DNAR Data
    • Trial Studies Vaccine for Brain Cancer Stem Cells
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • February 28, 2014
    February 28, 2014
    • Normal Operations for Flu Precautions Resume
    • March 11 Talk to Cover Healthcare Reform's Effects
    • Cedars-Sinai Achieves Zero Patient Falls With Renewed Efforts
    • Take the MD/RN Satisfaction Survey by March 7
    • CS-Link to Include PEG Placement Orders
    • ICD-10 Awareness Sessions Scheduled
    • CS-Link Tip: Filtering Notes
    • Research Day Abstracts Available as Book
    • FDA Eyes Saxagliptin Risk; Victrelis Label Changed
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • March 14, 2014
    March 14, 2014
    • Upcoming Changes for Dual-Eligible (Medicare and Medi-Cal) Patients
    • ICD-10 Awareness Sessions, Coder Training Set
    • CS-Link Tip: After Visit Summary
    • Spending a Night With Dinosaurs
    • MEC Morning After Report
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • MD/RN Satisfaction Survey Extended To March 14
    • Independence Day Event to Feature Steve Martin
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for February
    • Physiatrists Prove Value to Spine Center Patients
    • FDA Warns About Unapproved Use of Doribax
    • Honors for Bairey Merz, McGovern, Noble, Shaw
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • March 28, 2014
    March 28, 2014
    • Flu 'Badge Buddies' Can Be Removed March 31
    • CS-Link Raises the Flag on Advance Care Planning
    • New Alert System Sees Small Changes in Vital Signs
    • Recognition for Black, Kim, Shah, Wang
    • CS-Link Tip: Quickly See Patient Classification
    • Here Is Your Chance to Honor a Deserving Nurse
    • MD/RN Survey Ends; Drawing Winners Named
    • Lab Information System to Close for 90 Minutes
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • Panel Aims to Ensure Appropriate Cancer Care
    • Scorpion Venom, Laser Help Illuminate Tumors
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • April 11, 2014
    April 11, 2014
    • CS-Link Tip: Including a Lab Result in a Note
    • Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore Are on the Horizon
    • MEC Morning After Report
    • 5 SE to Close for Replacement of Nurse Call System
    • Topics Sought for Morgenstern Debate
    • Here Is Your Chance to Honor a Deserving Nurse
    • Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Honored
    • New Program Eases Children's Fecal Incontinence
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for March
    • Ramzy Named Lung Transplant Surgical Director
    • Film About Triple-Organ Recipient on View April 15
    • Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee Approvals
    • Prominent Cardiac Biologist Joins Cedars-Sinai
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • April 25, 2014
    April 25, 2014
    • Cedars-Sinai Designing 'O.R. of the Future'
    • CS-Link Tip: Using SmartPhrases
    • High-Quality Care Doesn't End With Discharge
    • Switch to ICD-10 Delayed; Preparation Continues
    • New Parking Rates for Patients, Visitors
    • Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore Are on the Horizon
    • Morgenstern Debaters to Tackle Robotics
    • FDA Warns of Epidural Corticosteroid Injections
    • Movie History, From Mount Sinai to Cedars-Sinai
    • Recognition for Chugh, Marban, Metz, Sandler
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • May 09, 2014
    May 09, 2014
    • MEC Morning After Report
    • A Pause for Patient Safety
    • Congratulations to Leadership Program Graduates
    • CS-Link Tip: Borrowing SmartPhrases
    • Morgenstern Debaters to Tackle Robotics
    • Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore Are on the Horizon
    • Lupus, Antiphospholipid Work-Ups Offered
    • $8 Million NIH Grant to Fund Trial of Stroke Drug
    • Replacement of Nurse Call System Closes 5 SW
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • May 23, 2014
    May 23, 2014
    • CS-Link Upgrade Set for June 7
    • Anthem Blue Cross EPO Individual/Family Coverage Now Includes Cedars-Sinai as Tier 1 Facility
    • CS-Link Tip: Submitting Professional Charges
    • Morgenstern Debaters to Tackle Robotics
    • Cedars-Sinai Celebrates Its Beginnings
    • RN From 8SW Wins Stempson-Carter Award
    • Library Asks Users to Take Survey by May 30
    • Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore Are on the Horizon
    • FDA Compares Blood Thinners, Airs Lunesta Risk
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • June 06, 2014
    June 06, 2014
    • CS-Link Tip: a Big Weekend
    • ED, Discharged Patients to Get My CS-Link Access
    • Cal MediConnect and Changes for the Dual Eligible
    • Morgenstern Debaters to Tackle Robotics
    • Update on Shortages of Nitroglycerin Inj, Metronidazole Inj
    • Shattering the Taboo Against Discussing Death
    • Taking the Hurt out of Healing
    • Drugs Show Progress Against Fatal Lung Disease
    • Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore Are on the Horizon
    • CSF Leak Surgery Gets Woman Back on Her Feet
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • June 20, 2014
    June 20, 2014
    • Understanding the Changes Affecting Your Practice
    • CS-Link Tip: Keep Note Text Open With NoteWriter
    • Spurrier Wins Debate by Downplaying Benefits of Robotics
    • New PhDs Urged to Build 'World of Hope'
    • Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore Are on the Horizon
    • On Founders Day, Cedars-Sinai Looks to Its Past
    • 2014 Rubenstein Prize Goes to Cheng and Kai
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for May
    • Study Identifies Protein That Guards Against Arrhythmia
    • Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee Approvals
    • Recognition for Khoynezhad, Klein, Singer, Whiteman
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Milestones
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • July 18, 2014
    July 18, 2014
    • MEC Morning After Report
    • CS-Link Tip: the Advance Directive Discussion
    • Sand 'N' Snore Set for Sept. 5
    • Nominations Sought for Pioneer in Medicine Award
    • Fun Show Ranges From Steve Martin to Fireworks
    • Four Clinical Scholars Win Research Grants
    • New Test Available for Hepatitis C Patients
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for June
    • FDA Issues Warnings About Lidocaine, Docetaxel
    • Recognition for Figlin, Gordon, Harold, Henry, Posadas
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • August 01, 2014
    August 01, 2014
    • Cal MediConnect and Changes for Dual-Eligible Patients
    • New Research Center Aims for More Efficient Care
    • CS-Link Tip: Right-Click to Save an Order
    • Shortage of Ranitidine Vials Prompts Changes
    • Sand 'N' Snore Set for Sept. 5
    • Nominations Sought for Pioneer in Medicine Award
    • Conference Hears of Retinal Device for Alzheimer's
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
    • MEC Morning After Report
    • New Alerts Implemented in CS-Link
    • CS-Link Tip: Using the After-Visit Summary
    • New Outpatient Transplant Center to Open Soon
    • Risk Is Low, but Know Ebola Recommendations
    • Sand 'N' Snore Set for Sept. 5
    • Resident Credits Teaching in Car-Crash Response
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for July
    • P and T Approvals, Tramadol Change, Warnings About Promacta and Sporanox
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • August 15, 2014
    August 15, 2014
    • MEC Morning After Report
    • New Alerts Implemented in CS-Link
    • CS-Link Tip: Using the After-Visit Summary
    • New Outpatient Transplant Center to Open Soon
    • Risk Is Low, but Know Ebola Recommendations
    • Sand 'N' Snore Set for Sept. 5
    • Resident Credits Teaching in Car-Crash Response
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for July
    • P and T Approvals, Tramadol Change, Warnings About Promacta and Sporanox
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • August 29, 2014
    August 29, 2014
    • Resources Available to Prepare for Move to ICD-10
    • CS-Link Tip: F2 on a Mac
    • Dental Residency Provides Care to Community
    • Sand 'N' Snore Set for Sept. 5
    • Registration Opens for 10th Annual Run for Her
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • September 12, 2014
    September 12, 2014
    • MEC Morning After Report
    • More Than 200 Reach the Beach for Sand 'N' Snore
    • CS-Link Tip: Routing Documentation
    • Stuart J. Marylander, Cedars-Sinai-s First President, 1931-2014
    • New Pathway Eases the Way for Cellulitis Care
    • Hydrocodone Products in Schedule II as of Oct. 6
    • Epocrates App Available Via Medical Library
    • Premature Babies Spending Less Time in the NICU
    • Marking the High Holidays at Cedars-Sinai
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for August
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • September 26, 2014
    September 26, 2014
    • New Flu Policy Goes Into Effect Nov. 1
    • Annual Meeting of Medical Staff Is Oct. 20
    • TJC Is Coming; Here's Help With Survey Prep
    • CS-Link Tip: Keep Patient Information in Its Place
    • How to Respond to the Possibility of Enterovirus
    • 'Kinky Boots' Tickets Available to Medical Staff
    • Spine Surgeons Get Updated Postop Order Sets
    • Researchers Test Bioartificial Liver
    • Cadaver Meniscus Is Used to Rebuild Finger Joints
    • Marking the High Holidays at Cedars-Sinai
    • P and T Approvals, Details About Tramadol Change
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • October 10, 2014
    October 10, 2014
    • Annual Meeting of Medical Staff Is Oct. 20
    • New Flu Policy Takes Effect Nov. 1
    • Ebola Preparedness
    • TJC Tidbits: Practical Reminders for the Survey
    • New Clinical Work Stations Available Near PEC
    • Changes Improve Rapid Response Team System
    • CS-Link Tip: Your Custom Autocorrect
    • Better Stroke Imaging Pathway Available
    • Kerlan-Jobe, Santa Monica Orthopedic Groups Officially Join Cedars-Sinai
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for September
    • Recognition for Gewertz, Gordon, Sandler
    • Alerts Issued for Linaclotide, Omalizumab
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • October 24, 2014
    October 24, 2014
    • Major League Medical Scientist Named 'Pioneer'
    • Chief of Staff Award Goes to Epidemiology Director
    • TJC Tidbits: Nursing Communication 'Orders'
    • Ebola Preparedness Update
    • Video - 'Ebola: Preparing for the Next Case'
    • Please Vote on Prop 46
    • Project Will Let Some Patients View Progress Notes
    • Chief of Staff Joins Twitter
    • CS-Link Tip: Meaningful-Use Dashboard
    • Flu Season, New Policy Start Nov. 1
    • Need a Nurse? Press the 'MD In Room' Button
    • New Guidelines Take Aim at Maternal Morbidity
    • FDA Warns About Long-Acting Opioid Products
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • November 07, 2014
    November 07, 2014
    • TJC Tidbits: Donning and Doffing PPE
    • Help Outpatients Skip the Wait at Drawing Stations
    • CS-Link Tip: Save Time With Keyboard Shortcuts
    • Run for Her Is Nov. 9
    • Wearable Biosensors Lecture Opens Series
    • Night at the Aquarium Set for Feb. 7
    • Society Certifies Hypertension Center's Expertise
    • Multidisciplinary Clinics Give IBD Patients Hope
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • November 21, 2014
    November 21, 2014
    • Get Ready for Joint Commission's Visit
    • Phillips Named Wilner Alumnus of the Year
    • Noah Is New Associate Dean of Medical Education
    • POLST Form Gets an Update for 2014
    • MEC Morning After Report
    • CS-Link Tip: Using AutoAdvance
    • Pilot Allows Patients to See Progress Notes Online
    • Cedars-Sinai Joins Initiative to Provide Quality Healthcare to Chinese Citizens Traveling to U.S.
    • Medical Staff Members Enjoy Musical Production
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for October
    • Night at the Aquarium Set for Feb. 7
    • Renewing Support Cells May Help in ALS Fight
    • Recognition for Berci, Hadian, Shah, Siegel
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • December 05, 2014
    December 05, 2014
    • Get Ready for Joint Commission's Visit
    • Physician Advocates Serve as Attendings' Eyes, Ears
    • POLST Form Gets an Update for 2014
    • CS-Link Tip: Epic Earth
    • Cancer Panel to Begin Referrals to Peer Review
    • FDA Warns About Lenalidomide, Duloxetine Hydrochloride, Peginterferon Alfa-2a
    • Night at the Aquarium Set for Feb. 7
    • 'Lung Coil' Device May Help Emphysema Patients
    • Cedars-Sinai Works to Meet TJC Alarm-Safety Goal
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones
  • December 19, 2014
    December 19, 2014
    • Insurance Update for Patients Who Want Cedars-Sinai Health Coverage (2015 Plan Year)
    • A Very Successful Joint Commission Survey
    • Improvements Made to Inpatient CT Scan Ordering
    • CS-Link Tip: Web Activities
    • Supportive Care Medicine Gets Vital Aid to Patients
    • POLST Form Gets an Update for 2014
    • Study: Computer's Reports Preferable to Doctors'
    • Night at the Aquarium Set for Feb. 7
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for November
    • Recognition for Alban, Gordon, McAlpin, Puri
    • P and T Approvals, FDA Warnings About Alglucosidase Alfa, Methoxy Polyethylene Glycol-Epoetin Beta
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Milestones

2013 Issues

  • January 04, 2013
    January 04, 2013
    • Patient whiteboards see red ... and yellow and green
    • New pre-procedure testing guidelines
    • Leon Morgenstern, MD: 1919-2012
    • Passionate about safety?
    • Cedars-Sinai team expands mission in China
    • New chromosome analysis will aid prenatal diagnosis
    • Spend a night in the museum on Feb. 8
    • Star of David will be covered for painting
    • FDA warnings on Pradaxa, Incivek
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • January 18, 2013
    January 18, 2013
    • Medical staff gets new officers
    • Harvey Morse Auditorium gets clinician workstations
    • Changes coming for Infectious Diseases
    • More doctors, hospitals partner to coordinate care for people with Medicare
    • Here comes the flu
    • Re-entry program gives doctors a chance to return to medicine
    • Prominent bone cancer surgeons join Orthopaedic Center
    • The baby was a surprise, the teamwork an inspiration
    • Ideas sought for Great Debates topic
    • Ordinary heart cells become 'biological pacemakers' with injection of a single gene
    • FDA lowers recommended dose of zolpidem products
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • February 01, 2013
    February 01, 2013
    • Free flu clinic to keep your family protected
    • New clinic provides expertise in pediatric neurogenetic, neuromuscular disorders
    • Ideas sought for Great Debates topic
    • Civil rights activist Myrlie Evers-Williams delivers stirring remarks at MLK Day Celebration
    • July is coming, and so are fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • P&T decisions, notification of injury risk with Samsca
    • Wear Red Day for Women today
    • Circle of Friends honorees for December
    • Heart Institute study: Stem cells boost heart's natural repair mechanisms
    • Predictions of a digital health revolution
    • Physician news
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
    • Sleeping with Dinosaurs
    • Here Is Your Chance to Honor a Deserving Nurse!
    • Update for Physicians: Monthly Improvements to CS-Link
    • Orthopedic Surgeon Recognized for Dedication to Advancing Hip, Knee Surgery in Israel
    • William Binder, MD: Heart of Bold
    • Study of Brain Cooling and Clot-Busting Drug Therapy for Stroke Receives FDA OK to Expand
    • July Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for January
    • Wear Red Event Puts Spotlight on Heart Disease
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • February 15, 2013
    February 15, 2013
    • Sleeping with Dinosaurs
    • Here Is Your Chance to Honor a Deserving Nurse!
    • Update for Physicians: Monthly Improvements to CS-Link
    • Orthopedic Surgeon Recognized for Dedication to Advancing Hip, Knee Surgery in Israel
    • William Binder, MD: Heart of Bold
    • Study of Brain Cooling and Clot-Busting Drug Therapy for Stroke Receives FDA OK to Expand
    • July Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for January
    • Wear Red Event Puts Spotlight on Heart Disease
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • March 01, 2013
    March 01, 2013
    • Using Your Dog's Name as Your Password? It's Time for a Change
    • MEC to Discuss Rules on Loss of Licensure, Voting Policy
    • CS-Link Tip: Declining Telephone Orders
    • Physicians Get Message about Performance Improvement
    • Here Is Your Chance to Honor a Deserving Nurse!
    • AHSP Set for Phased Opening in April
    • Sinus Center Leads with Quality-Assurance Program
    • Washington Family Scholar Returns to Cedars-Sinai Four Years Later as Neurosurgical Resident
    • July Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • Heparin Therapy: Change in PTT Goal Ranges
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Curb Your South Mezzanine Parking - or Risk Losing Access
    • Memorial Service for Leon Morgenstern, MD, Set for April 18
    • New Guidelines for Blood Transfusions Implemented
    • Link Between Lifestyle, Insurance Premiums Subject of Debate
    • CS-Link Tip: Creating a Quick Note
    • Improvements Made to CS-Link
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for February
    • July Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • A Benign Brain Tumor, a Malignant Tumor, a Love Story and a Doctor's Reassuring Presence
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • March 15, 2013
    March 15, 2013
    • Curb Your South Mezzanine Parking - or Risk Losing Access
    • Memorial Service for Leon Morgenstern, MD, Set for April 18
    • New Guidelines for Blood Transfusions Implemented
    • Link Between Lifestyle, Insurance Premiums Subject of Debate
    • CS-Link Tip: Creating a Quick Note
    • Improvements Made to CS-Link
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for February
    • July Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • A Benign Brain Tumor, a Malignant Tumor, a Love Story and a Doctor's Reassuring Presence
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • March 29, 2013
    March 29, 2013
    • Health Information Committee Retools, Will Address CS-Link Policies and Practices
    • CS-Link Tip: Using Optimized Filter in Chart Review
    • Antidote for Confusion: Some Facts about Payments and Pricing
    • Surgeons Will Enjoy State-of-the-Art ORs When AHSP Opens This Summer
    • Changes to Dental Program Announced
    • Holocaust Historian to Speak at Yom Ha'Shoah Commemoration on Monday, April 8
    • Gracie Allen Road Work to Begin April 1
    • Cedars-Sinai Study: Obesity May Be Linked to Microorganisms Living in the Gut
    • Special Coagulation Laboratory Opens April 8
    • Risk of Potentially Fatal Heart Rhythms with Azithromycin (Zithromax or Zmax)
    • July Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • Link Between Lifestyle, Insurance Premiums Subject of Debate
    • Memorial Service for Leon Morgenstern, MD, Set for April 18
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • April 12, 2013
    April 12, 2013
    • Link Between Lifestyle, Insurance Premiums Subject of Debate
    • Memorial Service for Leon Morgenstern, MD, Set for April 18
    • Encrypting Email is Easy - Here's How
    • CS-Link Gets Variety of Improvements
    • Hawking Visits with Cedars-Sinai Scientists, Speaks to Packed House
    • Overflow Crowd Attends Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony
    • Higher-Precision Radiation Therapy Offers New, Better Choices to Prostate Cancer Patients
    • Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Earns 7th Honor from International Society
    • Women's Registry Boosts Recruitment for Cancer Studies
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for March
    • Once Common, Now Forgotten - What Is It?
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • April 26, 2013
    April 26, 2013
    • AHSP Open House Set for May 1
    • Todo Wins Debate With Argument Against Tying Insurance Premiums to Lifestyle
    • New Pilot Program Announced for 'Medi-Medi' Patients
    • Chest Physiotherapy No Longer Routine Post-Op Order
    • New Diagnostic Technology May Lead to Individualized Treatments for Prostate Cancer
    • CS-Link Tip: Using the Sidebar
    • Surgeon Gives Girl a Reason - and the Ability - to Smile
    • Chung, Rader, Shiao awarded CTSI grants
    • P&T Committee Adds Drugs to Formulary
    • July Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • May 10, 2013
    May 10, 2013
    • CS-Link Tip: the Help Button
    • Interactive Video Program Helps MDs Maximize Patient Education
    • Cedars-Sinai Meets Growing Need in Cardiac Care by Expanding Mechanical Circulatory Support Program
    • FDA Limits Use of Samsca (Tolvaptan) Due to Possible Liver Injury Leading to Transplant or Death
    • Physician News
    • Scientists Identify Genetic Subtypes of Endometrial Cancer, a Step Toward Individualized Treatments
    • July Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • May 24, 2013
    May 24, 2013
    • Nominations Sought for Medical Staff Leadership Development Program
    • CS-Link Tip: SmartLink/Phrase Butler
    • New Guidelines Limit Inpatient Gastric Emptying Studies
    • Health Information Department Moves
    • 4N SCCT, Eighth Floor Bridge Door Closures Set for June 3
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for April
    • Patient-Care Simulations Help Prepare for AHSP Opening
    • Prostate Cancer Researchers Begin Clinical Trial to Evaluate Cancer-Fighting Drug Therapy
    • Service Line Director Promoted to Vice President
    • July Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • FDA Issues Advisories Regarding Valproate, Potiga and Kadcyla
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • June 07, 2013
    June 07, 2013
    • Cedars-Sinai Will Hold First PhD Graduation on June 11
    • CS-Link Tip: Editable SmartLinks
    • Unit Closures Continue as Part of Nurse Call System Replacement; 7SW Set to Close This Weekend
    • Longtime Emergency Co-Chair Retiring - But Not From Patients
    • July Is Coming, and So Are Fireworks, Sand 'N' Snore
    • Kabbalat Shabbat Services Start This Today
    • Cedars-Sinai Team Performs More Than 100 Operations During Guatemala Mission
    • Innovator of Heart Valve Repair Receives Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute's Corday Prize in Heart Research
    • Outpatient Pharmacy to Open in Pavilion
    • P&T Committee Adds Medical-Grade Honey to Formulary
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • June 28, 2013
    June 28, 2013
    • Cedars-Sinai Enters New Era With PhD Graduation
    • CS-Link Tip: Radiant and Wet Reads
    • AHSP Wows First Patients at Opening
    • New Procedure Center Goes Operational With First Surgery
    • Sand 'N' Snore Set for July 19
    • Weingarten Named Chief Clinical Transformation Officer
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for May
    • Physician News
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • July 19, 2013
    July 19, 2013
    • Cedars-Sinai Launches Initiative to Further Enhance Patient Privacy
    • CS-Link Tip: Up to Date
    • Medical Staff Members Enjoy Fireworks, Josh Groban at Hollywood Bowl
    • U.S. News & World Report, Best Hospitals 2013-14
    • New Members Elected to MEC
    • Unit Closures Continue as Part of Nurse Call System Replacement; 7 NW to Close This Weekend
    • Achilles A. Demetriou, MD, PhD, Former Department of Surgery Chair, 1946-2013
    • Danny Malaniak, Former Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, 1930-2013
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for June
    • New Study on Popular Prostate Cancer Protein Provides Insight Into Disease Progression
    • P&T Panel Changes Formulary; FDA Issues Warning About Olmesartan Medoxomil
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • August 02, 2013
    August 02, 2013
    • Hundreds Turn Out for Sand 'N' Snore
    • CS-Link Tip: Placing Orders for Pre-Admission
    • Hometown Medical Mission Brings Surgical Care to Children From L.A. and Across the Globe
    • Stem Cell Clinical Trials Expert to Lead Cardiology Division at Heart Institute
    • Recognition for Czer, Gangi, McGovern, Nasmyth
    • FDA Investigating Zyprexa Relprevv
    • Cedars-Sinai Establishes Accredited Complex Surgical Oncology Fellowship
    • Joining Forces to Discover Causes of Dystonia
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • August 16, 2013
    August 16, 2013
    • Chris Ng Nominated for Chief of Staff; MEC Approves Form for Patients Refusing Treatment
    • New Guidelines Aim to Increase Quality of Inpatient Progress Notes
    • CS-Link Tip: Routing Charts to Colleagues
    • Acetaminophen Associated With Risk of Serious Skin Reactions
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for July
    • Center Strutters Gives Participants a Safe Place to Walk
    • iPads Help New Moms Connect With Their Infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • August 30, 2013
    August 30, 2013
    • Cedars-Sinai Medicine Creates Tool to Help Physicians Choose Wisely
    • CS-Link Tip: the Encounter Diagnosis
    • Medical Library Adds The Journal of Visualized Experiments
    • Patient Trial of Immunization to Treat Alzheimer's Disease Begins
    • Marking the High Holidays at Cedars-Sinai
    • Nursing Magnet Site Visit Set for Sept. 16-19
    • The Face Transplant: Modern Marvel of Medicine or Past Procedure ... Perfected?
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • September 13, 2013
    September 13, 2013
    • Covered California Insurance Exchange and Non-Employer Health Insurance
    • Roll Up Your Sleeves Early for the Flu Vaccine
    • CS-Link Tip: Dealing With Results
    • MEC to Get New Members
    • Annual Meeting of Medical Staff Is Oct. 21
    • Seferian Leads Pediatrics Teaching Mission to Armenia
    • Recognition for Di Vizio, Kateb, Mirhadi, Pfeffer and Rosen
    • How to Participate in Run for Her
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • September 27, 2013
    September 27, 2013
    • Physicians and Office Staff - Not Just Coders - Need to Prepare for ICD-10
    • Annual Meeting of Medical Staff Is Oct. 21
    • CS-Link Tip: a Very Useful Wrench
    • Get Your Flu Shot
    • Library Classes Cover Databases, Citations, Getting Published
    • Different Hormone Therapy Formulations May Pose Different Risks for Heart Attack and Stroke, Study Finds
    • Order by Sept. 30, Get Discount on Holiday Cards
    • Nominations Open for 2014 Corday Prize in Heart Research
    • Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion Wins Award From American Institute of Architects California Council
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • P and T Committee Adds Augmentin ES to Formulary; FDA Warns About Arzerra and Rituxan
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • October 11, 2013
    October 11, 2013
    • MEC Morning After Report
    • Annual Meeting of Medical Staff Is Oct. 21
    • CS-Link Tip: Frequent Medication Management
    • New Cancer Genome Sequencing Offers Physicians Ability to Tailor Treatments
    • Learn About the Next Medical Mission to Guatemala on Oct. 20
    • How the Medical Library Affects Patient Care
    • Flu Shots Now Offered at Off-Campus Locations
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for September
    • Most Who Qualify for Lifesaving Heart Treatment Do Not Receive It
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Hydroxyethyl Starch Solutions Removed From Formulary
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • October 25, 2013
    October 25, 2013
    • New Flu Vaccination Policy Announced
    • Renowned Cardiac Division Chief Receives Prestigious Pioneer in Medicine Award
    • CS-Link Tip: Epic Earth
    • Nurses Can Now Initiate Testing for C. difficile
    • New Blood Test Could Help Millions of Patients with Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • Medical Library Launches Live Chat Service
    • Course Covers Oncology Treatments, Personalized Medicine
    • How to Participate in Run for Her
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • November 08, 2013
    November 08, 2013
    • CS-Link Will Go Offline While Modules Are Added
    • New Flu Vaccination Policy Effective Dec. 15
    • Cedars-Sinai Again Part of Blue Shield HMO Network
    • Recognition for Danovitch, Figlin, Gewertz
    • CS-Link Tip: What's Behind the 'X'?
    • Sudbury Promoted to VP for Medical Affairs
    • Romanoff to Begin New Role for Medical Staff Affairs
    • Iclusig Sales Halted; Labels Changed for Potiga, Incivek
    • Los Angeles Residents Vote Cedars-Sinai No. 1
    • Lou Gehrig's Disease: From Patient Stem Cells to Potential Treatment Strategy in One Study
    • Run for Her Is Sunday, Nov. 10
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • November 22, 2013
    November 22, 2013
    • Physicians Must Attest to Influenza Vaccination Status Online
    • CS-Link Tip: Rearranging the Tool Bar
    • Spend a Night at the Museum
    • Headache Clinic Has Painless Opening
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for October
    • Physicians Test Experimental Regimen for Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients
    • Cedars-Sinai Patient Is First in U.S. to Receive Newly Approved Device to Fix Mitral Valve
    • 'Award-Winning Care' More Than Words
    • New Exhibit Will Display Cedars-Sinai's History
    • Run for Her Raises Nearly $900,000
    • Mentoring Tomorrow's Medical Scientists
    • Formulary Expanded; FDA Warns About Immune Globulins, Spinal Catheters, Cardiac Drugs
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • December 06, 2013
    December 06, 2013
    • Helping Patients With Individual Insurance Policies Understand Changes in Coverage
    • MEC Approves New Secretary, Treasurer
    • Cedars-Sinai, UCLA Health System and Select Medical to Create Medical Rehabilitation Hospital
    • Flu Badges Being Distributed to Medical Staff
    • CS-Link Tip: Viewing the Anesthesia Report
    • Spend a Night at the Museum
    • FDA Lessens Restrictions on Rosiglitazone Drugs
    • Cedars-Sinai Patient Undergoes First-of-Its-Kind Stent Graft Procedure
    • Cedars-Sinai Enters Sports Medicine, Orthopedics Partnership
    • Novel Study Charts Aggressive Prostate Cancer
    • Half of Brain Cancer Study Patients Survive 5 Years
    • Recognition for Honjo, Reich, Slattery, Azizzadeh, Steiner
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • December 20, 2013
    December 20, 2013
    • Enforcement of Flu Policy Now in Effect
    • New Intranet Section Gives Healthcare Coding Tips
    • CS-Link Tip: Taking a Shortcut
    • FDA Issues Warning About Clobazam
    • Spend a Night at the Museum
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for November
    • Scientists Design and Test New Approach for Corneal Stem-Cell Treatments
    • Ovarian Cancer Discovery Deepens Knowledge of Survival Outcomes
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences

2012 Issues

  • January 06, 2012
    January 06, 2012
    • CS-Link Training Guidelines
    • A New Chance for Hope
    • Cedars-Sinai Celebrates MLK Day on Jan. 16
    • Cedars-Sinai Living Kidney Donor Featured in Rose Parade
    • Topic Suggestions Sought for the Great Debates
    • CME Earns Accreditation with Commendation
    • Dialysis Unit Re-Opens
    • Go Red for Women on Feb. 3
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Grand Rounds
  • January 20, 2012
    January 20, 2012
    • Web/VS password can now match email, CS-Link
    • Hundreds hear Nobel Laureate speak at Research Day
    • Cedars-Sinai Husband-Wife Team Launching Experimental Therapeutics Program in Cancer
    • Neuromuscular disease expert Baloh joins Cedars-Sinai
    • Red wine may help cut breast cancer risk
    • Circle of Friends honorees for December
    • Wear red for women on Feb. 3
    • On MLK Day, a call to service and a celebration
    • December P&T decisions released
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • February 03, 2012
    February 03, 2012
    • Inpatient psychiatry admissions to cease Feb. 4
    • Less than 30 days until CS-Link go-live
    • Warning about phone scam and phishing messages
    • Danovitch named chair of Department of Psychiatry
    • Maya named co-chair of Department of Imaging
    • 2012 Physician's Desk Reference for $20
    • Teen Volunteer applications available Feb. 1
    • New FDA alerts
    • Meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • February 17, 2012
    February 17, 2012
    • Two weeks until CS-Link launch
    • Stem cell treatment re-grows healthy heart muscle in heart attack patients
    • A novel way to curb readmissions: taking healthcare home
    • New research institute looks at diabetes, obesity
    • Circle of Friends honorees for January
    • Proposals sought for $1.5M prostate cancer research grant
    • Your ideas needed for 2012 Great Debates topic
    • Workshop answers questions from expectant parents about raising a Jewish family
    • Dabigatran (Pradaxa) safety update
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • March 02, 2012
    March 02, 2012
    • Go-live logistics and support options
    • Extra java with your CS-Link go-live?
    • Cafeteria extends hours for go-live weekend
    • CS-Link March 2 go-live
    • Statin labeling changes
    • Meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • March 16, 2012
    March 16, 2012
    • CS-Link IP3: two weeks down
    • Is there a nurse you'd like to honor?
    • President's Perspective: managing both long-term and short-term change
    • Clinical Fellows Award for Excellence applications due March 30
    • A new collaboration on infectious, immunological diseases
    • Circle of Friends honorees for February
    • A new Middle East medical coordinator
    • Your ideas needed for 2012 Great Debates topic
    • $2.5 million awarded for Alzheimer's drug research
    • February P&T decisions
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • March 30, 2012
    March 30, 2012
    • CS-Link IP3 update
    • Is there a nurse you'd like to honor?
    • Up for debate: technology and the doctor-patient relationship
    • Researchers discover mechanism in cells that leads to inflammatory diseases
    • NEJM: Heart patients do better with nonsurgical valve replacement than standard medical therapy
    • Esophageal COE finds success implementing evidence-based screening protocol
    • Cedars-Sinai biobank revamps tissue collection
    • Physician news
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • April 13, 2012
    April 13, 2012
    • Cedars-Sinai is LA's only cancer center to receive national achievement award for patient care
    • Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute ranked first nationally in 2011 adult heart transplants
    • CS-Link IP3 update: physician resource center open through April
    • Submit your petition for a member-at-large position by May 4
    • Antimicrobial stewardship progress report
    • Yom Ha'Shoah program planned for April 23
    • President's Perspective: a longstanding commitment to making our community stronger
    • Circle of Friends honorees for March
    • Researchers identify drugs with fewest side effects for treating IBS
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • April 27, 2012
    April 27, 2012
    • New CS-Link surgical and procedural navigators
    • Technology at the center of the Great Debate
    • Cedars-Sinai remembers the Shoah
    • Warning, contraindication for aliskiren-containing drugs
    • Blues vs. Gomers game tips off on May 6
    • RSVP now for summertime fun
    • Scientists debate role of childhood health
    • Meeting and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • May 11, 2012
    May 11, 2012
    • New protocol reduces mortality in septic inpatients
    • Test changes in the Core Laboratory
    • CS-Link update for physicians
    • 86 residents matched with Cedars-Sinai this year
    • RSVP now for summertime fun
    • Flawless state inspection for Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
    • What do you know about organ donation?
    • Two Chinese orphans treated by Cedars-Sinai team find their 'forever homes'
    • Cedars-Sinai's vast art collection owes its legacy to a patient's recovery a half-century ago
    • New FDA alerts
    • Physician news
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • May 25, 2012
    May 25, 2012
    • Training the CS-Link trainers to help others with new improvements
    • P&T decisions, micafungin formulary addition
    • Cedars-Sinai successfully implants its first total artificial heart
    • Medical staff honors 8 South nurse
    • Circle of Friends honorees for April
    • What vitamin D test to order?
    • Last day to RSVP for Hollywood Bowl tickets
    • Enlisting viruses for a good cause
    • Delivering on a beautiful renovation for new moms
    • What do you know about organ donation?
    • Meeting and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • June 08, 2012
    June 08, 2012
    • A remembrance of David L. Rimoin, MD, PhD
    • Law requires security prescription forms to include prescriber's preprinted address
    • As bridge soars, AHSP reaches another major milestone
    • New guideline for patients with headache in the ED
    • President's Perspective: the efficiency-quality paradox
    • Cedars-Sinai receives nation's first accreditation for obstetric anesthesia fellowship
    • Yu named director of Cedars-Sinai's Neuroscience Critical Care Unit
    • Researchers identify genetic mutation causing rare form of spinal muscular atrophy
    • Cedars-Sinai physician definitively links IBS and gut bacteria
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
    • In memoriam
  • June 22, 2012
    June 22, 2012
    • Medicare targets physicians and hospitals
    • New law requires controlled substance prescriptions to include prescriber's preprinted address
    • Hours for weekend, evening services and procedures
    • Oncologist is one of the brains behind Watson
    • Pathology Department honored for academic achievements
    • Cedars-Sinai researchers explore role of fungus in digestive disorders
    • Circle of Friends honorees for May
    • Exploring the history, role of Jewish hospitals
    • Close out sale: Physician's Desk Reference for $5
    • Final section of pedestrian bridge links medical center to AHSP on upper floor
    • With philanthropic leadership by Barbra Streisand, center battles a leading killer of women: heart disease
    • Boxed warning updates
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • July 20, 2012
    July 20, 2012
    • Medical Staff Leadership Development Program starts new session in September
    • Medical staff members enjoy fireworks, Barry Manilow at Hollywood Bowl
    • CS-Link patient classification orders alert expanded
    • Cedars-Sinai ranked among best in 2012-13 U.S News & World Report Best Hospitals issue
    • Kappa:lambda ratio reference range adjusted
    • Restricted distribution programs required for bosentan, ambrisentan
    • Circle of Friends honorees for June
    • Mural illustrates Jewish legacy in medicine
    • Physician news
    • Meetings and events : See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • August 03, 2012
    August 03, 2012
    • Physicians hit the beach at annual Sand 'n Snore
    • Medical mission team in Guatemala sees increased need for care
    • Cedars-Sinai awarded $17.8 million grant to develop ALS treatment
    • Congenital heart disease expert joins Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute
    • Cedars-Sinai studies galaxy-exploring camera in the operating room
    • Researchers link Kawasaki disease in childhood with increased risk of adult heart disease
    • The day is young: 24 hours in the life of the Maxine Dunitz Children's Health Center
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
    • Attendings encouraged to apply to Clinical Professorial Series
    • Flu vaccine clinics begin right after Labor Day
    • New tutorial enables MDs to surf Crimson whenever they like
    • New critical high value for potassium (K)
    • In war with 'superbugs,' C-S researchers see immune-boosting vitamin as a new weapon
    • Survival statistics show hard fight when malignant brain tumors appear at multiple sites
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • August 17, 2012
    August 17, 2012
    • Flu vaccine clinics begin right after Labor Day
    • Study: Vaccine targets malignant brain cancer antigens, significantly lengthens survival
    • Circle of Friends honorees for July
    • FDA updates regarding Zofran, Ampyra
    • Celebrating PhD program's accreditation
    • Referrals being accepted for new Pediatric Coping Skills group
    • Imaging case of the month for August
    • Two minutes with Claude Killu, MD
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • August 31, 2012
    August 31, 2012
    • Attendings encouraged to apply to Clinical Professorial Series
    • Flu vaccine clinics begin right after Labor Day
    • New tutorial enables MDs to surf Crimson whenever they like
    • New critical high value for potassium (K)
    • In war with 'superbugs,' C-S researchers see immune-boosting vitamin as a new weapon
    • Survival statistics show hard fight when malignant brain tumors appear at multiple sites
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • September 14, 2012
    September 14, 2012
    • Noble appointed chair of Cedars-Sinai Department of Medicine
    • Protect patients from harm by getting a flu vaccination
    • MedExpo aimed at community physicians
    • Regenerative medicine meeting to focus on diabetes, eye diseases
    • Circle of Friends honorees for August
    • Medical Library offers fall classes
    • Donate food for the needy on Yom Kippur
    • Health Information temporary entrance and reminder of hours
    • Medical Group honored for excellence and innovation
    • Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute awarded $1.3 million to study cardiac stem cells
    • Latinos more vulnerable to fatty pancreas, type 2 diabetes, Cedars-Sinai study shows
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician news
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • September 28, 2012
    September 28, 2012
    • MD hand hygiene compliance hits all-time high at Cedars-Sinai
    • End-of-life expert to speak at Cedars-Sinai on Sept. 28
    • Buy an iced coffee, support ovarian cancer research
    • MedExpo aimed at community physicians
    • Annual Medical Student Reception set for Oct. 23
    • Protect patients from harm by getting a flu shot
    • Pharmacists validating medication lists for high-risk patients
    • Breast cancer awareness events at Cedars-Sinai
    • Pantoprazole as preferred PPI, change from Gamunexto Gammaked
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • October 12, 2012
    October 12, 2012
    • Annual Meeting of the Medical Staff is Oct. 22
    • CS-Link enhancements coming in early November
    • 'Flu Shot Fridays' begin Oct. 12
    • Clinical Scholars Program graduates fifth class
    • PubMed, EndNote Web among Medical Library class offerings
    • In case of questions about East Coast cases of steroid injections linked to meningitis infections
    • Liver transplant program earns LA County's highest one-year success rate
    • Two minutes with Ilan Kedan, MD
    • Study sheds light on bone marrow stem cell therapy for pancreatic recovery
    • Anti-Neutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody reference range change
    • Circle of Friends honorees for September
    • Out-of-this-world medical challenges
    • Update: barium contrast shortage
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • October 26, 2012
    October 26, 2012
    • Medical Staff officers, Medical Executive Committee members announced
    • Jerome I. Rotter, MD, honored with 2012 Pioneer in Medicine award
    • And the Chief of Staff Award goes to …
    • CS-Link Upgrade: Have You Reviewed the Upgrade e-Learning?
    • Los Angeles residents vote Cedars-Sinai No. 1 for quality medical care
    • Got your flu shot yet?
    • Study finds molecular link between insufficient sleep, insulin resistance
    • Update: barium contrast shortage
    • Meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • November 09, 2012
    November 09, 2012
    • run for her this weekend
    • A strong approach to frailty
    • New CT scanner could lead to 'hole' new outlook
    • MEC 'Morning After' report
    • Update: barium contrast shortage
    • Learn about diabetes at 'dance' to end the disease
    • Core Laboratory offers PSA reflexive panel
    • FDA conducting ongoing safety review of Mirapex
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • November 30, 2012
    November 30, 2012
    • MEC rule defines the role of 'Attending Physician'
    • Now when the ED calls, you will know
    • Got your flu shot yet?
    • Spend a night in the museum
    • Best practice in COPD and pneumonia: old habits left in the cold
    • Ideas sought for Great Debate topic
    • Enhanced Care Program offers nurse practitioner for skilled nursing facility patients
    • Accolades abound for quality care
    • Circle of Friends honorees for October
    • The house call gets an electronic update
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences
  • December 14, 2012
    December 14, 2012
    • Outside H&Ps must be typed (or dictated)
    • Watch for monthly CS-Link improvements
    • 'Tr0ub4d0r_96' works, '12345' doesn't - you may need a new password
    • Cedars-Sinai among first in U.S. to earn Comprehensive Stroke Center certification
    • Braunstein's legacy: world-renowned Department of Medicine
    • New practices reduce surgical site infections after colorectal surgery
    • Update: Barium is now available
    • 2012 run for her raises record funds
    • Circle of Friends honorees for November
    • Spend a night in the museum
    • Ideas sought for Great Debates topic
    • Transplant patient to highlight need for organ donation at Rose Parade
    • Physician news
    • Zofran 32 mg, single IV dose no longer marketed
    • Meetings and events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand rounds
    • Upcoming CME conferences

2011 Issues

  • January 07, 2011
    January 07, 2011
    • MEC Bylaws Update
    • 2 Minutes With … Sumeet S. Chugh, M.D.
    • Motown Founder to Speak at King Celebration
    • An Expanding Circle
    • Thome Named Service Line Manager for Heart Institute
    • Fresh Challah Available in the Cafeteria
    • Physician News
    • Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Cases and Updates
    • State Selects New Data Collection Vendor for Prescription Monitoring
    • Meeting and Events
  • January 21, 2011
    January 21, 2011
    • Remote Telemetry Available on 7 North, 8 South
    • MEC Bylaws Update
    • Motown Legends Mark MLK Day at Cedars-Sinai
    • Paper Signature Required for Medicare Diagnostic Tests
    • Clarification of 'Super Stat CT' Designation
    • Hail to the Chief Complaint
    • Hancock Named Director of Neurosciences Service Line
    • CMS Launches Site Comparing Physicians
    • Conversion to Once Daily TPN
    • Imaging Case of the Month for January
    • Account Sharing
    • Meetings and Events
  • February 04, 2011
    February 04, 2011
    • Get Your Tickets Now!
    • Five-Year Cancer Outcomes Released
    • Are You Feeling Controversial?
    • Medical Genetics Institute Director Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award
    • Library Acquires Healthcare Ethics Collection
    • Watch for Your Ballot
    • Meetings and Events
  • February 18, 2011
    February 18, 2011
    • Bylaws Ballots Due March 10
    • Bar Code Medication Administration Pilot Project Launches March 1
    • Is There a Nurse You'd Like to Honor?
    • New Drug Derived from Common Spice
    • Boxed Warning and REMS for Cancer Drugs
    • Gelson's Partners with Women's Heart Center
    • Morning After Report
    • Imaging Case of the Month for February
    • Meetings and Events
    • Grand Rounds
  • March 04, 2011
    March 04, 2011
    • Remember to Vote on the Revised Bylaws
    • Sparks Fly at Pavilion Site
    • The 'Ultimate' Hospitalist
    • It's Not Brain Surgery - Yet
    • FDA News About Terbutaline, PPIs
    • Meetings and Events
    • Grand Rounds
  • March 18, 2011
    March 18, 2011
    • Leading the Way in Heart Transplantation
    • Ugandan, Cedars-Sinai Residents Learn from Each Other
    • Breast Cancer Surgeon Giuliano to Join Cedars-Sinai
    • Preventing Surgical Site Infections after Colorectal Surgeries
    • Imaging Case of the Month for March
    • February P&T Decisions
    • Meetings and Events
    • Grand Rounds
  • April 01, 2011
    April 01, 2011
    • Morphine Shortage Resolved, Multivitamin Shortage Exists
    • IBD Center Marks Silver Anniversary
    • Save the Date for the Great Debate on April 28
    • New Hours for Ambulatory Care Pharmacy
    • Earlier Brain Therapy Gets Better, Quicker Results for Dystonia
    • Meetings and Events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Bar Code Medication System Continues to Rollout
    • Physician Orders and Documentation on CS-Link Goes Live Oct. 15
    • Attendings Invited to Apply for Two MEC Positions
    • 2 Minutes With ... M. Jonathon Solnik, M.D.
    • Added to the 'Circle'
    • Save the Date for the Great Debate
    • New Paradigms in Vehicular Placement
    • Volume Surge Reflects Confidence in Cedars-Sinai
    • Acetylcysteine Shortage, Benzocaine Product Risks
    • Meetings and Events
  • April 15, 2011
    April 15, 2011
    • Bar Code Medication System Continues to Rollout
    • Physician Orders and Documentation on CS-Link Goes Live Oct. 15
    • Attendings Invited to Apply for Two MEC Positions
    • 2 Minutes With ... M. Jonathon Solnik, M.D.
    • Added to the 'Circle'
    • Save the Date for the Great Debate
    • New Paradigms in Vehicular Placement
    • Volume Surge Reflects Confidence in Cedars-Sinai
    • Acetylcysteine Shortage, Benzocaine Product Risks
    • Meetings and Events
  • April 29, 2011
    April 29, 2011
    • Short Proves Sweet at Great Debates
    • Yom Ha'Shoah Program Planned for May 2
    • 'Hang Tags' Required for CSMC Parking Lots
    • Important New RT Measures
    • Neonatal Transport Team to Re-launch this Summer
    • Phillips Elected as ASA Fellow
    • West San Vicente Sidewalk Closed
    • Check Out Audio Books at the Medical Library
    • Expired Samples as Art
    • Meetings and Events: See more upcoming meetings and events
    • Imaging Case of the Month for April 2011
  • May 13, 2011
    May 13, 2011
    • CS-Link, Flu Shots and Parking on Open Forum Agenda
    • Blues and Gomers Tip Off on Sunday
    • At the Core of Research
    • April Circle of Friends Honorees Announced
    • Genitourinary Medical Oncology Program Gets Clinical Director
    • Cedars-Sinai Remembers Victims of the Holocaust
    • Guatemala Mission Helps 1,000-Plus Patients
    • Cedars-Sinai Program Gets Cancer Survivors Up, Running Again
    • It's a Big Job but Someone Had to Do It
    • Khoynezhad, IsHak Honored
    • Meetings and Events
    • Grand Rounds
  • May 27, 2011
    May 27, 2011
    • Mandatory Flu Vaccination, CS-Link Training Discussed at Open Forum
    • Bringing CS-Link to Your Private Office
    • Leadership Development Class Graduates
    • Cedars-Sinai E-mail System Change
    • Housestaff Takes the Win
    • Unit Changes, Renovations and Closures
    • Patient Satisfaction Is a Crucial Part of Quality Care
    • AHSP Tops Out
    • Generous Gift to Name AHSP Lobby
    • CNO Marks 40 Years at Cedars-Sinai
    • Multivitamin and Multi-Trace Metals Injection Shortage Resolved
    • How Do White Blood Cells Detect Invaders to Destroy?
    • IRB Announces Analyst Designations by Division
    • Meetings and Events
    • Grand Rounds
  • June 10, 2011
    June 10, 2011
    • Gracie Allen Drive Closed Due to Water Main Break
    • Hotline Answers Clinicians' Computer Questions
    • Cedars-Sinai E-mail System to Change June 16
    • Zebrafish Earn Their Stripes in Cushing's Research
    • Summer Issue of Discoveries Magazine Is Out Now!
    • Circle of Friends Honorees from May
    • Register Now to Run for Her
    • IRB Moves to Weekly Meetings
    • Street Closures for Annual Pride Celebration: Read more for specific closures
    • 2 Minutes with ... Robert J. Siegel, M.D.
    • Meetings and Events
    • Grand Rounds
  • June 24, 2011
    June 24, 2011
    • 4 South Closure for HEPA Filter Project
    • Save Your Spot at Sand N' Snore
    • Q&A with the New Chair of OB/GYN
    • Hotline Answers Clinicians' Computer Questions
    • Prochlorperazine 10mg/2ml Injection Vial Shortage
    • 405 Freeway Closure Planned July 16-17 Weekend
    • Imaging Case of the Month for June
    • Lyden Named Associate Editor of Stroke Journal
    • Meetings and Events
    • Grand Rounds
  • July 08, 2011
    July 08, 2011
    • Preparing for "Carmageddon"
    • 'Spectacular' Night at the Hollywood Bowl
    • Clinical Professorial Series to Include Attending Physicians
    • Physicians Journey into Tim Burton Wonderland
    • Imaging Written Orders Required as of Aug. 15
    • Director of Diabetes and Obesity Research Institute Appointed
    • Farewell Reception for Mark Rapaport, M.D.
    • Call for Cancer Research Posters
    • P&T Decisions Posted
    • Meetings and Events
    • Grand Rounds
  • July 22, 2011
    July 22, 2011
    • Web-Based Venture Will Enable MDs to Review Their Own Performance Information
    • Braunstein Named Health System VP for Clinical Innovation
    • Cedars-Sinai Nationally Ranked in 12 of 16 Specialties by U.S. News
    • Physicians and Families Hit the Beach
    • Circle of Friends Honorees from June
    • Workers Begin Cladding the AHSP Exterior with Jerusalem Stone
    • Hot Kosher Entrees Added to Cafeteria Offerings
    • Snake Bite Can't Paralyze Emergency Team's Response
    • Imaging Written Orders Required as of Aug. 15
    • Saperstein Sabbath Entrance Temporarily Relocated
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
  • August 05, 2011
    August 05, 2011
    • Changing Clinical System Passwords
    • Imaging Written Orders Required as of Aug. 15
    • Forgot to Gel In, Gel Out?
    • A Big Step for the AHSP Plaza Walkway
    • Notes from the Aug. 1 MEC Meeting
    • Pandya to Serve as Interim Chair for Psychiatry
    • Vice Deans for Academic Affairs and Research Named
    • Weiner Appointed Senior Rabbi, Manager of Spiritual Care
    • P&T Decisions Posted
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • August CME Newsletter
  • August 19, 2011
    August 19, 2011
    • Staffing Shortage in Pain Management
    • Ob/Gyn to Go Live on CS-Link and OBIX
    • Circle of Friends Honorees from July
    • Learn about the Next Medical Mission to Guatemala at Aug. 28 Meeting
    • EIS Now Supports Apple Desktops, Laptops
    • Timing is Key for Deep Brain Stimulation Therapy
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • September 02, 2011
    September 02, 2011
    • Temporary Unit Closures for Duct Cleaning and Painting
    • It's Never too Early to Get Vaccinated
    • Taking New Online Patient Portal for a Test Drive
    • Vancomycin for Outpatients; New Priority Boxed Warnings
    • Annual Medical Student Reception Set for Sept. 8
    • Ob/Gyn Successfully Goes Live with CS-Link, OBIX
    • Leader in Cardiac Imaging Joins Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute
    • Library has Laptops for Loan
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • September 16, 2011
    September 16, 2011
    • Protect your Patients - Get your Flu Shot
    • Calling Code Sepsis!
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for August
    • Maximum Daily Dose of Acetaminophen Reduced to 3000mg in CS-Link
    • Singapore Surgical Trip Puts Local Residents in the 'Fire'
    • Help from Hollywood for High Holidays Sermons
    • Distance from Ground Zero Key in PTSD
    • Cedars-Sinai Patient Can Finally Stand up Straight after Surgery
    • Highlights from Sept. 12 MEC Meeting: Click here for more details
    • In Memoriam
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • September 30, 2011
    September 30, 2011
    • Cedars-Sinai Opens Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Core Production Facility
    • Cedars-Sinai Honored as one of Joint Commission's Top Performers on Key Quality Measures
    • Free Flu Vaccinations Now Available
    • Six Cedars-Sinai Scientists, Physicians to Present at World Stem Cell Summit
    • High Holiday Services at Cedars-Sinai
    • Imaging Case of the Month for September
    • Calling Code Sepsis!
    • Physician News: Read more
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • October 14, 2011
    October 14, 2011
    • Progressive Care Units Go Live on Oct. 17
    • Doing the Right Thing, in the Right Settings, with the Right Resources
    • Next Phase of CS-Link Coming March 2
    • Register Now to Run for Her
    • 117 Honored by Circle of Friends in September
    • Highlights from the Oct. 3 Meeting
    • Two-thirds of Hepatitis C Patients Can See Cure in Half the Time
    • A Rosy Life after Toddler's 2nd Kidney Transplant
    • Lunch on Us
    • P&T Committee Approvals Released
    • Meetings and Events: See more meetings and events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
  • October 28, 2011
    October 28, 2011
    • Melmed Honored with Pioneer in Medicine Award
    • Duncan Receives Chief of Staff Award
    • Take the MD/RN Survey
    • Ten Physicians Graduate from Clinical Scholars Program
    • Mind Your Manners to Minimize Harm
    • Upcoming MEC Meeting Agenda
    • Physician News
    • Cedars-Sinai Collaborates with Leading Research Institute on Drug Development
    • Stop and Smell the Roses at Their Temporary Home
    • CS-Link Physician Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Update Your Email Address
  • November 11, 2011
    November 11, 2011
    • Run for Her This Weekend
    • Take the MD/RN Survey by Nov. 18
    • Dermot McGovern, MD, Receives World's First IBD Genetics Chair
    • Minutes from Nov. 7 MEC Meeting
    • Cedars-Sinai Prostate Specialists Urge Screening, Intervention be Viewed Separately
    • Physician News
    • Cancer Survivors Celebrate Life at Annual Event
    • Library has Laptops for Loan
    • Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma and Prostate Cancer Outcomes
    • Meetings and Events
    • Grand Rounds
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • P&T Committee Approvals Released
    • In Memoriam
  • December 02, 2011
    December 02, 2011
    • Changes in Psychiatry
    • New PCA Modules Go Live on Dec. 12
    • C-S Medical Group is Ranked a Top-performing Physician Organization for 7th Consecutive Year
    • MD/RN Satisfaction Survey
    • Cedars-Sinai Joins Heart Failure Study to Reduce Readmissions
    • Circle of Friends Honorees from October
    • Cedars-Sinai enters into partnership to advance new methods in molecular diagnostics testing
    • 2011 'run for her' Raises Record Funds
    • Expanded Vascular Imaging Study Hours
    • Meetings and Events
    • Medication Warnings: Read more
    • Grand Rounds
    • Update Your Email Address
    • In Memoriam: Read more
  • December 16, 2011
    December 16, 2011
    • MEC "Morning After" Report
    • Only 77 Days before CS-Link Go-Live on March 2!
    • An Eye to a Cure
    • Mengele Survivor Reminds Researchers of Importance of Informed Consent
    • Circle of Friends Honorees for November
    • FDA Approved
    • Rifaximin Safest Among Recommended IBS Treatments, Study Finds
    • Inpatient Specialists Are at Your Bedside, Around the Clock
    • Physician News: Read more
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus: Read more
    • Upcoming CME Conferences
    • Grand Rounds

2010 Issues

  • January 8, 2010
    January 8, 2010
    • A 'Survivor' Among Us
    • MEC Selects New Officers
    • Medical Library Adds 'Web of Science'
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Transfusion Guidelines Developed for Non-OR Procedures
    • Transition to Smoke-Free Campus Starts Jan. 15
    • Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • January 22 2010
    January 22 2010
    • California Heart Center Joins Cedars-Sinai Medical Care Foundation
    • Celebrating a Dream
    • Haitian Earthquake Relief
    • Isotope Shortage May Affect Scheduling
    • Meetings and Events
    • New Law Specifies MRSA Screening Requirements
    • New VTE Prophylaxis Form to be Introduced
    • Research Corner
    • Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • February 5 2010
    February 5 2010
    • Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute Named a Top Cardiac Bypass Surgery Provider
    • CS-Link Update
    • Discharge Phone Calls Begin Feb. 8
    • Is There a Nurse You'd Like to Honor?
    • Meetings and Events
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • February 19 2010
    February 19 2010
    • 2 Minutes With Itai Danovitch MD
    • Huntington's Stem Cell Project is First for Regenerative Medicine Institute
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Physicians Can Submit Nominations for Maggie Stempson-Carter Award
    • Save These Dates for Summer Fun
    • STAT vs. Wet Readings for Imaging Studies
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • March 5 2010
    March 5 2010
    • Azziz Named President of Medical College of Georgia
    • Kobashigawa Receives Heart Transplantation Chair
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physicians Can Nominate Nurses for Award
    • Residents Welcome to Apply for Research Prize
    • Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • March 19 2010
    March 19 2010
    • Academy Honors Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
    • Circle of Friends
    • Meetings and Events
    • Renewal Scam Targets Physicians with Colorado Licenses
    • Research Corner
    • Second Service Line VP Selected
    • Vamvakas Receives Schreiber Chair in Transfusion Medicine
    • Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • April 2, 2010
    April 2, 2010
    • 2 Minutes with Phillip Fleshner, M.D.
    • Meetings and Events
    • Order Sheet Addresses PEG Appropriateness
    • Organ Sales up for Debate
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • April 16, 2010
    April 16, 2010
    • ED Doc Launches iPhone App
    • Gilda Radner Hereditary Cancer Program Goals Expanded
    • Meetings and Events
    • Melmed Honored with Transatlantic Medal
    • Research Corner
    • Ticket Deadline Nears
    • Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • Yom Ha'Shoah Event Marks 26th Year
  • April 30, 2010
    April 30, 2010
    • A Large Gift for the Smallest Patients
    • Judges and Audience Go for the Deal
    • Laying the Foundation
    • Meetings and Events
    • New Reagent Changes INR Cutoff Value
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • May 14, 2010
    May 14, 2010
    • Gomers Get the Win
    • Guidance for Physicians as Campus Goes Smoke Free
    • Medical Staff Honors Gastroenterology Nurse
    • Meetings and Events
    • Morning After Report
    • Once Common, Now Forgotten - What Is It?
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • President's Perspective
    • Research Corner
    • Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • May 28, 2010
    May 28, 2010
    • Remembering Norman Schulman, M.D.
    • President's Perspective
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physicians News
    • Meetings and Events
  • June 25, 2010
    June 25, 2010
    • Medical Board Requires Posted Notice
    • Clinical Resources to Help Patients who Smoke
    • World Leaders in Stem Cell Research Attend Inaugural Cedars-Sinai Symposium
    • Physicians Honored with Patient Donations
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Meetings and Events
    • Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • July 09, 2010
    July 09, 2010
    • Hooray for Hollywood!
    • PEG Rarely Indicated for Palliative Care
    • House staff introduced to their new home
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Imaging Case of the Month for July
    • Meetings and Events
  • July 23, 2010
    July 23, 2010
    • Sand 'N Snore
    • U.S. News ranks Cedars-Sinai in nine specialties
    • Three elected as MEC Members-at-Large
    • New Faces
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Meetings and Events
  • August 06, 2010
    August 06, 2010
    • Emergency Contact Information Must Be Updated
    • GPS-like System Targets Radiation to Tumors
    • Cedars-Sinai Recognized for High Standards in Protecting the Welfare of Research Participants
    • Viewing OR Schedule by Procedure
    • Physician News
    • P&T Approvals for June
    • Meetings and Events
  • August 20, 2010
    August 20, 2010
    • Heart Institute Opens California's First Advanced Heart Failure Inpatient Unit
    • Drug reduces tumor size in ovarian, breast cancer patients
    • Viewing CME Credits in Web/VS
    • Imaging Case of the Month for August
    • Physician News
    • FDA Proposes Withdrawal of Midodrine
    • Meetings and Events
  • September 03, 2010
    September 03, 2010
    • CS-Link Inpatient Phase 2 to Launch on Oct. 23
    • Get Creative, Win a Gift Card
    • C-S Password Update
    • New Intraoperative Consultation Suite Opens on 8 South
    • STAT vs. Wet Readings for Imaging Studies
    • Drug Substitutions Due to Shortages
    • Inpatient Order Status
    • Meetings and Events
  • September 17, 2010
    September 17, 2010
    • Renovations to Start on ED, Thalians
    • Medical Library Hosts Ovid Training Classes
    • CLARIFICATION: STAT vs. Wet Readings
    • 2 Minutes with … Edward M. Wolin, M.D.
    • Imaging Case of the Month September 2010
    • MEC Update
    • Physician News
    • Procedure Center Reports in Web/VS
    • Meetings and Events
  • October 01, 2010
    October 01, 2010
    • You’ve Got Questions? We've Got Answers
    • Dr. Raj Makkar Receives Interventional Cardiology Chair
    • Leading Parkinson's Specialist Joins Cedars-Sinai
    • Physicians Invited to Medical Student Reception
    • Once Common, Now Forgotten - What Is It?
    • Free Flu Shots Now Available
    • Physician News
    • Navigating PACS Images
    • Meetings and Events
    • CS-Link™ IP2 Go-Live is one week away!
    • Sarah Kilpatrick, M.D., Appointed OB/Gyn Chair
    • Physicians Continue Their Education
    • Patient Classification and Surgery (Procedure) Scheduling
    • Urgent but Routine After-Hours Imaging Studies
    • Stroke Center Aces Survey
    • Free Flu Shots Now Available
    • Medication Shortage Update
    • Printing Patient Results
    • Meetings and Events
  • October 15, 2010
    October 15, 2010
    • CS-Link™ IP2 Go-Live is one week away!
    • Sarah Kilpatrick, M.D., Appointed OB/Gyn Chair
    • Physicians Continue Their Education
    • Patient Classification and Surgery (Procedure) Scheduling
    • Urgent but Routine After-Hours Imaging Studies
    • Stroke Center Aces Survey
    • Free Flu Shots Now Available
    • Medication Shortage Update
    • Printing Patient Results
    • Meetings and Events
  • October 29, 2010
    October 29, 2010
    • 2010 Influenza Screening and Testing
    • CS-Link™ Inpatient Phase 2 Now Live
    • Daniel Berman, M.D., Named Pioneer in Medicine
    • Mark Noah, M.D., Receives Chief of Staff Award
    • 2 Minutes With Gerhard Fuchs, M.D.
    • Printing an Inpatient Detailed Transfer Medication List
    • Imaging Case of the Month for October
    • Physician News
    • Meetings and Events
  • November 12, 2010
    November 12, 2010
    • Support Cancer Research This Sunday
    • Attending Staff Can Obtain Access to CS-Link™
    • Form Required Prior to Placing a Percutaneous Feeding Tube
    • Medical Students Make Their Rounds at Annual Reception
    • Epocrates Essentials to Remain at Physicians' Fingertips
    • ‘Plavix Resistance’ Test Available at Cedars-Sinai
    • Protect Your Family and Your Patients with a Flu Shot
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
  • December 03, 2010
    December 03, 2010
    • MS.01.01.01, What?
    • Strokes for the Stroke Program
    • Cedars-Sinai 'Nano-Drug' Hits Brain-Tumor Target
    • Run for Her Raises Nearly $700,000
    • Jan. 6 Reception for New OB/Gyn Chair
    • FDA Restricts Use of Avandia
    • Meetings and Events
  • December 17, 2010
    December 17, 2010
    • Early Palliative Care Referrals Improve Quality of Life and Life Expectancy for Lung Cancer Patients
    • 'Discovering for Life' Campaign Surpasses Goal
    • She's No Diva … But Oncologist Angela Lopez Does Sing Opera
    • Cedars-Sinai Tumor Terminators Raise $15K for Research
    • Alumni Association Honors Bernard Salick, M.D.
    • New Officers Elected for 2011
    • Reversal of Dabigatran's Effects
    • Meetings and Events

2009 Issues

  • January 9 2009
    January 9 2009
    • Chairman Emeritus Shares Collection of Prints
    • CSMC Patient Wristband Colors to Change
    • Editable Discharge List Saves Time
    • Meetings and Events
    • New Patient Privacy Laws Now in Effect
    • Path Lab Offers Test for Warfarin Sensistivity
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Stroke Program Updates Order Sets
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • January 23 2009
    January 23 2009
    • Case of the Month
    • Countdown to CS-Link
    • CSMC's Physician Well-Being Committee Fills Program's Void
    • First Year of Ph.D. Program Underway
    • Medical Board Changes CME Requirements
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • February 6 2009
    February 6 2009
    • 2 Minutes With ... Zab Mosenifar M.D.
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pathology Department Honored by Academy
    • Patient Wristband ID Colors to Change
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • The Heart of Cardiac Stem Cell Research
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • February 20 2009
    February 20 2009
    • 2 Minutes With ... Robert Bernstein M.D.
    • Case of the Month
    • Countdown to CS-Link
    • CSMC Physicians to Care for Ice Skaters
    • Meetings and Events
    • Patient Wristband Colors to Change Next Month
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • March 6 2009
    March 6 2009
    • Cedars-Sinai Gets Gold
    • Countdown to CS-Link
    • Meetings and Events
    • Open Forums Scheduled through March 19
    • Perspectives
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • Results are in for 2008 MD/RN Survey
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • March 20 2009
    March 20 2009
    • 2 Minutes With ... Amir Steinberg M.D.
    • Countdown to CS-Link
    • CSMC One of First in Nation to Use Laser Endomicroscopy
    • Evidenced-Based Medicine: Fact or Fiction?
    • Meetings and Events
    • Nominations Sought for Nursing Honor
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • April 3 2009
    April 3 2009
    • Cedars-Sinai Scores at Skating Championships
    • Evidence-Based Medicine Proves Itself
    • Last Chance to Nominate an RN for Nursing Honor
    • Meetings and Events
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • April 17 2009
    April 17 2009
    • Annual Basketball Game Set for May 17
    • Associate Director of Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute Named
    • Countdown to CS-Link
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • Meetings and Events
    • Procedure Center Extends Evening Hours
    • Raising Awareness of Organ Donation
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • May 1 2009
    May 1 2009
    • 'Smart Speech' Paging Option Coming Soon
    • Countdown to CS-Link
    • Lane Closures Detours Planned on Gracie Allen Drive
    • Medical Staff Honors Oncology Nurse
    • Meetings and Events
    • Meetings and Events
    • Nobel Laureate Shares Stories with Cedars-Sinai Community
    • Passings
    • Pathology Department Welcomes New Recruits
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Radiation Oncologist Receives Inaugural Endowed Chair
    • Renowned Surgeon Joins CSMC Spine Center
    • Swine Influenza A (H1N1) Information
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • Yom Ha'Shoah Event Marks 25th Year
  • May 15 2009
    May 15 2009
    • 'Smart Speech' Paging Option Coming Soon
    • Lane Closures Detours Planned on Gracie Allen Drive
    • Medical Staff Honors Oncology Nurse
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Radiation Oncologist Receives Inaugural Endowed Chair
    • Renowned Surgeon Joins CSMC Spine Center
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • May 29 2009
    May 29 2009
    • CAP Accreditation Awarded
    • Gifted Scholars
    • Heart Institute Director Receives Endowed Chair
    • House Staff Give Attendings the Blues
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • President's Perspective
    • Stem Cell and Neurobiology Expert to Join CSMC
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • June 12 2009
    June 12 2009
    • Countdown to CS-Link
    • CSMC-Sponsored Program Unites Central European Scholars
    • Gyn/Oncology Center Among the Best
    • Meetings and Events
    • Novel PCA3 Prostate Cancer Test Offered
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Reactor Shutdown Causes Isotope Shortage
    • Surgical ICU Expands with Move to 5 SCCT
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • June 26 2009
    June 26 2009
    • Answers to Persian Jewish Disorders Found in the Genes
    • Changes to Paging System Start July 1
    • Imaging Case of the Month for June
    • IMPORTANT NOTICE TO PHYSICIANS
    • Meetings and Events
    • MRSA Surveillance Required in First 24 Hours
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Reporting Made Simple
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • Update: Impact on Nuclear Medicine Studies
  • July 10 2009
    July 10 2009
    • 5 NW Cardiology Moves to 6 SE
    • County Revises Flu Guidelines
    • Drs. Karlan and Webb Elected
    • Meetings and Events
    • ORs Go Filmless on 7th Floor
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • They Had the Time of Their Lives
    • Transplant Center Lauded at Congress
  • July 24 2009
    July 24 2009
    • Cedars-Sinai Ranks in 11 Specialties
    • Countdown to CS-Link
    • EISNER Study Sees Last Subject
    • Historical Conservancy to Preserve Cedars-Sinai Legacy
    • Imaging Case of the Month for July
    • Meetings and Events
    • Meet the Glucose Monitoring Team
    • Rabbi Weiner Appointed Jewish Chaplain
    • Sand 'N' Snore
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • August 7 2009
    August 7 2009
    • Cardiology in Paradise
    • Cedars-Sinai Medical Group Achieves Elite Status
    • Chair Chosen for New Neurology Department
    • Countdown to CS-Link
    • H & P Reminder
    • Imaging Case of the Month for August
    • Lectureship Established in Late Rabbi's Honor
    • Meetings and Events
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • August 21 2009
    August 21 2009
    • Cardiac Electrophysiologist Receives Endowed Chair
    • Meetings and Events
    • New Clinic Helps Menopause Patients with Heart Risks
    • Paging Dr. Neuro-Roboto
    • Pharmacy Focus 1
    • Pharmacy Focus 2
    • Research Corner
    • Save the Date
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • Sept. 4 2009
    Sept. 4 2009
    • Burnes Bolton Tapped to Lead Health Care Reform Effort
    • High Holiday Services, Classes Planned
    • Imaging Case of the Month for September
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • Two Decades of Making Smiles
    • Welcome Reception Planned for Rabbi Jason Weiner
  • Sept. 18 2009
    Sept. 18 2009
    • Clinical Operations Director Chosen for Samuel Oschin Cancer Center
    • Flu Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • On Display
    • Open Forums Going On Now
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • Welcoming a New Rabbi
  • Oct. 2 2009
    Oct. 2 2009
    • 2 Minutes With ... Allan W. Silberman M.D. Ph.D.
    • Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion Approved
    • Flu Update
    • Medical Students Learn About Opportunities at Cedars-Sinai
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Program Lets Patients Donate on Behalf of Physicians Staff
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • Oct. 16 2009
    Oct. 16 2009
    • Breast Cancer Treatment Options Explained
    • Controversies in Cardiology
    • Imaging Case of the Month for October
    • It's Time to Take the MD/RN Collaborative Annual Survey
    • Medical Group Ranked One of the Best
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • Oct. 30 2009
    Oct. 30 2009
    • 2009 Chief of Staff Candidate Statements
    • Calvin Hobel M.D. Chosen as Pioneer in Medicine
    • Countdown to CS-Link
    • H1N1 Vaccine in Short Supply
    • MD/RN Satisfaction Survey Online through Nov. 6
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • Nov. 13 2009
    Nov. 13 2009
    • 2009 Chief of Staff Candidate Statements
    • Cardiology Pioneer William Ganz M.D. 1919-2009
    • Countdown to CS-Link
    • Dr. Howard Wilner Honored with Plaque
    • Meetings and Events
    • Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment
    • Stephen J. Uman M.D. Memorial Tribute Set for Dec. 3
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • Nov. 27 2009
    Nov. 27 2009
    • 2 Minutes with ... Lawrence Czer M.D.
    • Cedars-Sinai Researchers Awarded $5.5 Million
    • Countdown to CS-Link
    • Imaging Case of the Month for November
    • Marla Dubinsky M.D. Receives Endowed Chair
    • Meetings and Events
    • Norman Schulman M.D. Elected Chief of Staff
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Run for Her Steps Up the Pace
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week

2008 Issues

  • January 4 2008
    January 4 2008
    • Community Resource Pamphlets on Senior Services
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • Updated Med Surg Admission Form
    • Wireless Internet Service for Patients and Visitors
  • January 11 2008
    January 11 2008
    • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Celebration
    • Meetings and Events
    • Obesity and Weight Loss
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • Trial Service of ACC's "Cardiosource Plus"
    • Universal Protocol Safety Tool Rolls Out
  • January 18 2008
    January 18 2008
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • Martin Luther King Day Celebration
    • Meetings and Events
    • Perspectives: What's Living on Your Stethoscope?
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • January 25 2008
    January 25 2008
    • Meetings and Events
    • Perspectives: Plaza Cafe Review
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Report on Cost Efficiency of California Hospitals
    • Research Corner
    • Save the Date -- Stethoscope Cleaning Event
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • February 1 2008
    February 1 2008
    • 8th Floor OR Goes Filmless February 11
    • Cedars-Sinai Kicks Off Stethoscope Cleaning Campaign
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • Joint Commission Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Meetings and Events
    • New Procedure Center Database
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Phase ONE Foundation Endowed Chair
    • Physician Basketball Game May 18
    • Respiratory Viral Season in Full Force
    • Tamper Proof Prescription Pads
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • February 8 2008
    February 8 2008
    • CSMC is First with Clot-Retrieval Device
    • Klute Evans to Join Hospital Epidemiology
    • MEC Update - History and Physical Compliance
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • February 15 2008
    February 15 2008
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • Joint Commission Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • New Procedure Center Database
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Phase ONE Foundation Endowed Chair
    • Physician Basketball Game May 18
    • Respiratory Viral Season in Full Force
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • February 22 2008
    February 22 2008
    • Emergency Medicine Residency Conference
    • Medical Library Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Requested Actions to Reduce Spread of Respiratory Viruses
    • Research Corner
    • Save the Date - March 9 Benefit
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • February 29 2008
    February 29 2008
    • CSMC Named One of America's 50 Best Hospitals
    • Gene Therapy Approach "Trains" Immune System
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • Stroke Achievement Award Presented
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • March 7 2008
    March 7 2008
    • Historical Conservancy Wants Your Memorabilia
    • Meetings and Events
    • PACS in the OR: Previewing Outside CDs
    • People in the News
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • Tamper Proof Prescription Pads
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • Upgrades to Critical Results Notification System
  • March 14 2008
    March 14 2008
    • CSMC Celebrates 1st Anniversary of VAD Program
    • Leo Gordon M.D. Appointed Physician Advisor
    • Meetings and Events
    • Nominations Open for Nurse Excellence Award
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • March 21 2008
    March 21 2008
    • Great Debate Set for April 3
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • Maggie Stempson-Carter Award Nominations
    • Medical Records Date and Time Reminder
    • Meetings and Events
    • Perspectives
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Residents Raise Money for HIV/AIDS Clinics
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • March 28 2008
    March 28 2008
    • Identifying Patients with Difficult Airways
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • Why I Became a Physician
  • April 4 2008
    April 4 2008
    • 2 Minutes with...Mari Madsen M.D.
    • Cheetah Track Club Teams with Cedars-Sinai
    • Great Debates in Clinical Medicine
    • Imaging Update
    • Maggie Stempson-Carter Award Nominations
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Serving on a Medical Staff Committee
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • April 11 2008
    April 11 2008
    • 2 Minutes with...Moise Danielpour M.D.
    • Free Wireless Internet Access
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • Maggie Stempson-Carter Award Nominations
    • Meetings and Events
    • MINIDOSE and MICRODOSE Coronary CTA
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • April 18 2008
    April 18 2008
    • 2 Minutes with...David P. Frishberg M.D.
    • MEC Update -- DVT/VTE Prophylaxis
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Streisand Endows Women's Heart Center Program
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • April 25 2008
    April 25 2008
    • Medical Staff Committee Assignment Requests
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • May 2 2008
    May 2 2008
    • Maggie Stempson-Carter Award Presented May 9
    • Meetings and Events
    • Non-Compliance of Telephone Order Authentication
    • PBS Documentary on Physician Depression
    • People in the News
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Pioneer In Medicine Award Nominations
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • May 9 2008
    May 9 2008
    • Holocaust Remembrance Day
    • Meetings and Events
    • PACS in the OR Update
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Telephone/Verbal Order Authentication
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • May 16 2008
    May 16 2008
    • Historical Conservancy Wants Your Memorabilia
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • Maggie Stempson-Carter Award Recipient
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Pioneer In Medicine Award Nominations
    • Stroke Achievement Award Presented
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • May 30 2008
    May 30 2008
    • CME Needs Assessment Survey
    • Medical Staff Tour of Broad Contemporary Art Museum
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Pioneer In Medicine Award Nominations
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • June 13 2008
    June 13 2008
    • 2 Minutes with...David V. Cossman M.D.
    • CME Needs Assessment Survey
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Study Results May Lead to New Alzheimer's Strategy
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • June 27 2008
    June 27 2008
    • Glenn D. Braunstein M.D. Honored
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Procedure Center Opens New Facility
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • July 11 2008
    July 11 2008
    • 2 Minutes with...Carolyn Alexander M.D.
    • Cedars-Sinai Named One of "America's Best Hospitals"
    • Imaging Case of the Month for July 2008
    • In the News
    • Medical Staff Celebrate at the Hollywood Bowl
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • July 25 2008
    July 25 2008
    • Cedars-Sinai Launches CS-Link Initiative
    • Magnet Site Visit Set for July 28-31
    • Meetings and Events
    • New Physician Parking Regulations Announced
    • PACS in the OR Update
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • August 8 2008
    August 8 2008
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • Medical Student Reception
    • Meetings and Events
    • National Patient Safety Goals
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • Sand 'N Snore Event
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • August 22 2008
    August 22 2008
    • Important Transcription Notice
    • Joint Commission Medical Staff Standards
    • Meetings and Events
    • PACS in the OR Update: 310 Bldg
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Pilot Program to Expand Admission Screening Cultures
    • Research Corner
    • Save the Date - Cardiovascular Symposium
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • September 5 2008
    September 5 2008
    • Meetings and Events
    • PACS in the OR Update
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Rabbi Levi Meier Memorial Service
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • Zero Hospital-Acquired Infections Campaign
  • September 19 2008
    September 19 2008
    • CSMC Awarded Magnet Re-Designation
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Stroke Program Certified as a Primary Stroke Center
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • October 3 2008
    October 3 2008
    • 2 Minutes with ... Leon Bender M.D.
    • 5 SW Returns to 'Open Friendly' Remodel
    • Center for Weight Loss Surgery Part of Trial
    • Drs. Matloff, Riggs, Uman Honored at Annual Meeting
    • Flu Shots Available Now
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • International Experts Take Part in CS Seminar
    • MD/RN Collaborative Taking Annual Survey
    • Meetings and Events
    • Meetings and Events
    • New Medical Staff Category Announced
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • Sandler Named Chair of Radiation Oncology
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • October 17 2008
    October 17 2008
    • Chaplains Available to Consult with Physicians
    • CS Medical Group News
    • Important Vocada/Veriphy Upgrades Made
    • Matloff to Receive Pioneer in Medicine Award
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • The Fabulous Basseri Boys
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • October 31 2008
    October 31 2008
    • 2 Minutes with ... Leon Bender M.D.
    • Drs. Matloff, Riggs, Uman Honored at Annual Meeting
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • International Experts Take Part in CS Seminar
    • MD/RN Collaborative Taking Annual Survey
    • Meetings and Events
    • Sandler Named Chair of Radiation Oncology
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • November 14 2008
    November 14 2008
    • Dr. Silka Takes on New Role with CS-Link
    • Free Flu Shots Available
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • Meetings and Events
    • One Week Left to Take MD/RN Survey
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • November 28 2008
    November 28 2008
    • 2 Minutes with ... David Palestrant M.D.
    • Cedars-Sinai Alumni Association Turns 50
    • Cedars-Sinai Launches New Website to Promote Online Giving
    • Countdown to CS-Link
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • ShakeOut at Cedars-Sinai
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • December 12 2008
    December 12 2008
    • Cedars-Sinai Pediatric Neurologist Dies
    • Countdown to CS-Link
    • CSMC Imaging Team Teaches in El Salvador
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • MD/RN Satisfaction Survey Results
    • Meetings and Events
    • Mount Sinai Hospital Founding Father Dies
    • New NPSG Requirements for Anticoagulation Therapy Go into Effect Jan. 1
    • Outpatient Cancer Center Celebrates New Look
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week

2007 Issues

  • January 5 2007
    January 5 2007
    • 2006 CAPE Award
    • 2 Minutes with...Meeta Sabnis M.D.
    • Donate Life Rose Parade Float
    • Dr. Dennis Wood Memorial Service
    • Dual Source CT Scanner
    • Meetings and Events
    • Mobile Blood Collection Program
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
  • January 12 2007
    January 12 2007
    • CHF Discharge Medication Reconciliation
    • Clinical System Selection Process
    • Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • Tech-Check-Tech: Preventing Medication Errors
    • Vagal Nerve Stimulation
  • January 19 2007
    January 19 2007
    • 2 Minutes with...Lisa Cassileth M.D.
    • Dr. Martin Luther King Day Celebration
    • Ecuador Patient Returns Home
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Never 27 Reporting
    • New Central Line Procedure Form
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
  • January 26 2007
    January 26 2007
    • AHA to Honor John Harold M.D.
    • Battling MDR-AB
    • Bioethics Expert Offers Tips
    • Disclosing Unanticipated Medical Outcomes
    • Future State of Clinical Systems
    • Imaging Interpretations
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
  • February 2 2007
    February 2 2007
    • Blood Donors to be Tested for Chagas Disease
    • Cedars-Sinai Stages Disaster Drill
    • Clinical System Progress Report
    • CSMC Becomes STEMI Receiving Center
    • E-Discharge Medication List Mandatory
    • Important Clinical System Insight
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Meetings and Events
    • Multi-Drug-Resistant Organisms Update
    • National Provider Identifier Reminder
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Physician News
    • Plavix Therapy Guidelines Established
    • Research Corner
    • Research Corner
  • February 9 2007
    February 9 2007
    • 2 Minutes with...Michael C. Lill M.D.
    • Cytogenetics Lab Transitions to Path Dept.
    • International Stem Cell Institute
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • National Provider Identifier Deadline
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • Valentine's Day Promotion
  • February 16 2007
    February 16 2007
    • Clinical System Update
    • Disaster Drill
    • Internet Content Filter
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • Valentine's Day Event
  • February 23 2007
    February 23 2007
    • Cedars-Sinai Stages Disaster Drill
    • Clinical System Progress Report
    • CSMC Becomes STEMI Receiving Center
    • Meetings and Events
    • Multi-Drug-Resistant Organisms Update
    • National Provider Identifier Reminder
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
  • March 2 2007
    March 2 2007
    • 2 Minutes with...James Meltzer M.D.
    • CHF Discharge Process Required
    • Clinical System Demonstrations Set
    • Clinical System Vendor List is Narrowed
    • Dance Medicine Center Opens
    • Doctor's Day Message from the President
    • DVT Team Makes Progress
    • Linda Burnes Bolton Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
    • Meetings and Events
    • Meetings and Events
    • Meetings and Events
    • New Anti-Spam Feature to be Implemented
    • NPI Deadline is April 10
    • Perspectives: Colorectal Cancer Screening
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Physician News
    • Physician News
    • Rare Double Transplant Saves Patient
    • Research Corner
    • Research Corner
    • Research Corner
    • Risk Management Rolls Out Emmi Program
    • WCRI Benefit Concert
  • March 9 2007
    March 9 2007
    • Anti-Spam Enhancements and DST Reminder
    • Blood Services Launches Community Blood Drives
    • Clinical System Selection
    • Excellence in Caring Award/Nurse Nominations
    • Meetings and Events
    • NPI Update: How to Submit Your Provider Number
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • TCAB Physician Panel
  • March 16 2007
    March 16 2007
    • Cetner for ALS Care Opens
    • MEC Update on Multi-Drug-Resistant Organisms
    • Meetings and Events
    • NPI Deadline is April 10
    • Perspectives: The M+M Matrix
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • Video Rounding System Pilot Program
  • March 23 2007
    March 23 2007
    • Clinical System Vendor List is Narrowed
    • Dance Medicine Center Opens
    • DVT Team Makes Progress
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • Risk Management Rolls Out Emmi Program
  • March 29 2007
    March 29 2007
    • 2 Minutes with...James Meltzer M.D.
    • Clinical System Demonstrations Set
    • Doctor's Day Message from the President
    • Meetings and Events
    • NPI Deadline is April 10
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Rare Double Transplant Saves Patient
    • Research Corner
  • April 6 2007
    April 6 2007
    • CHF Discharge Medication Compliance
    • MEC Update on Gadolinium Contrast Media
    • Medical Mission to Guatemala
    • Meetings and Events
    • More OR Time Now Available
    • Nurse Excellence Award Nominations Due Today
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician Basketball Game
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
  • April 13 2007
    April 13 2007
    • 2 Minutes with...the Hunt Brothers
    • AHA to Honor John Harold M.D.
    • Clinical IT System Demonstrations
    • Holocaust Remembrance Day Program
    • MEC Update on National Provider Identifier
    • Medical Staff Nominations for EIC Award
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
  • April 20 2007
    April 20 2007
    • First Clinical System Demos
    • Fourth Annual Great Debate
    • Holocaust Remembrance Day Program
    • MEC Update on Antibiotic Auto Stop Resolution
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • SOCCI Director Named
  • April 27 2007
    April 27 2007
    • 2 Minutes with...
    • Brain Tumor Center Opens
    • Clinical System Demonstrations
    • Meetings and Events
    • NPI Compliance Reminder
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Physician Referral Enrollment
    • Plavix Therapy Guidelines Established
    • Redstone Foundation Donates $35 Million
  • May 4 2007
    May 4 2007
    • Meetings and Events
    • New Hospital Beds Roll Out
    • NPI Compliance Reminder
    • Nurse Excellence Award
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • The Final Taboo
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • May 11 2007
    May 11 2007
    • Clinical System Selection Progresses
    • Heart Institute Director Named
    • MEC Update: Retained Foreign Objects
    • Meetings and Events
    • Nurse Excellence Award
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Pioneer in Medicine Award Nominations
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • May 18 2007
    May 18 2007
    • Disaster Drill with Beverly Center
    • Meetings and Events
    • Never 27 Reporting Requirement
    • NPI Deadline is May 23
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician Basketball Game
    • Physician News
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • May 25 2007
    May 25 2007
    • Attending vs. Housestaff Basketball Game
    • MEC Update on Quality Goals
    • Meetings and Events
    • Microsoft Windows Vista Upgrades
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician Advisory Team Meeting
    • Physician News
    • Pioneer in Medicine Award Nominations
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • June 1 2007
    June 1 2007
    • ABIM Seeks Photos of Internists
    • Meetings and Events
    • Meetings and Events
    • Multi-Drug-Resistant Organisms Update
    • Participating in 1-800-CEDARS-1
    • Perspectives on Parking
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Quest for Quality Prize
    • Research Corner
    • RFO Online Certification
    • Sarcoma Center Opens June 12
    • Stroke Team Earns AHA Stroke Award
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • Update on Direct Admits
  • June 8 2007
    June 8 2007
    • Coma Reversed after Spinal Leak Sealed
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Pioneer in Medicine Nominations
    • Research Corner
    • Restraint Challenge
    • RFO Online Certification
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • June 15 2007
    June 15 2007
    • ABIM Seeks Photos of Internists
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • RFO Online Certification
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • Update on Direct Admits
  • June 22 2007
    June 22 2007
    • Clinical System Selection Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • New Medicare Claim Forms
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Previously Transplanted Heart
    • Spotlight On...Organ Transplants
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • Validated Parking Fees Increase
    • Washington Family Scholar in Neuroscience Awards
  • June 29 2007
    June 29 2007
    • Blood Collection Changes Announced
    • CHF Discharge Medication Reconciliation
    • Meetings and Events
    • New Treatment for Facial Pain
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Redstone Prostate Cancer Research Program
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • July 13 2007
    July 13 2007
    • Automated Robotic Specimen Handling
    • Clinical Information System Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • New Director of Center for Healthcare Ethics
    • New Inpatient Imaging Guidelines
    • Pediatric Infusion Unit Opens
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • July 20 2007
    July 20 2007
    • 2007 Medical Staff Quality Goals
    • 2 Minutes with...Marshall L. Grode M.D.
    • Cedars-Sinai Ranks Among Best Hospitals
    • High-Definition Laparoscopic Cameras in the OR
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • July 27 2007
    July 27 2007
    • 2008 National Patient Safety Goals
    • AHA-McKesson Quest for Quality Prize
    • Clinical System Vendor Demos a Success
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • Meetings and Events
    • New Critical Test Management System
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • Thomas Priselac Named AHA Chair-Elect
  • August 3 2007
    August 3 2007
    • 2 Minutes with...David A. Kulber M.D.
    • 2nd Generation Cardiac Troponin Testing Introduced
    • Arthur Johnson M.D. Memorial Service
    • Cedars-Sinai Takes Lead to Eliminate MDRO's
    • Cedars-Sinai Welcomes Eduardo Marbán M.D.
    • Clinical System Update...and the Dues Winner Is
    • Leech Saliva Allows Heart Transplant to Proceed
    • Meetings and Events
    • Meetings and Events
    • New Medi-Cal Prescribing Requirement
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • August 10 2007
    August 10 2007
    • Annual Cedars-Sinai Sand 'N Snore
    • CSMC Enters into Discussions with Epic
    • Hollywood Bowl Fireworks Spectacular
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • The Jersey Boys Musical at the Ahmanson Theatre
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • August 31 2007
    August 31 2007
    • 2nd Generation Cardiac Troponin Testing Introduced
    • Arthur Johnson M.D. Memorial Service
    • Cedars-Sinai Welcomes Eduardo Marbán M.D.
    • Leech Saliva Allows Heart Transplant to Proceed
    • Meetings and Events
    • New Medi-Cal Prescribing Requirement
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • September 7 2007
    September 7 2007
    • First All-L.A. Emergency Medicine Conference
    • MD/RN Satisfaction Survey
    • Medical Student Reception
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • September 14 2007
    September 14 2007
    • Cryoablation for Arrhythmias
    • MD/RN Satisfaction Survey
    • MEC Update
    • Medical Student Reception
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Retinal Stem Cell Symposium
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • September 21 2007
    September 21 2007
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • MD/RN Satisfaction Survey Deadline Extended
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Retinal Stem Cell Symposium
    • Robotic Specimen Handling System Unveiled
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • September 28 2007
    September 28 2007
    • Dr. Spencer Koerner Travels to Guam
    • Flu Vaccinations Now Available
    • Meetings and Events
    • Network Outage in North Tower
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Ray Charles Cafeteria Dedication
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • October 5 2007
    October 5 2007
    • Electronic Death Certificate Registration Now in Effect
    • Flu Shots Now Available
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • MD/RN Satisfaction Survey Ends October 12
    • Medical Mission to Guatemala
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • October 12 2007
    October 12 2007
    • Cardiovascular Disease Conference
    • CSMC Successfully Implements Veriphy
    • MEC Update - Election Ballots to be Distributed
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • October 19 2007
    October 19 2007
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pastoral Care Week
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Pioneer In Medicine/Chief of Staff Awards
    • Plavix ® Therapy Guidelines
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • October 26 2007
    October 26 2007
    • Dr. Marshal Fichman Candidate Statement
    • Dr. Norman Schulman Candidate Statement
  • November 2 2007
    November 2 2007
    • 5th Floor Goes Filmless on the 5th
    • CSMC Get 5-Year ACGME Accreditation
    • CSMC Rolls Out Updated Plavix® Therapy Guidelines
    • Daylight Savings Time
    • Election Ballots Are Due
    • MD/RN Satisfaction Survey Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Physician News
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • November 9 2007
    November 9 2007
    • 2 Minutes with...Jeffrey Caren M.D.
    • 500th Heart Transplant Patient
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • Meetings and Events
    • Norman Schulman M.D. Elected Vice Chief of Staff
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Telephone and Verbal Orders
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • November 16 2007
    November 16 2007
    • Alumni Association Annual Dinner
    • Cedars-Sinai Medical Group Gets Award
    • Critical Test Results Revised
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Procedure for Telephone Admission Orders
    • Research Corner
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • November 30 2007
    November 30 2007
    • Cedars-Sinai Hits the Road with First Blood Mobile
    • Cedars-Sinai Medical Group Gets Top Rating
    • Dr. Leon Morgenstern Portrait Dedication
    • If You Weren't A Physician
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Post-ICU Insulin Sliding Scale
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • December 7 2007
    December 7 2007
    • 2007 Alumni of the Year
    • MEC Update - Secretary and Treasurer Announced
    • Medical Residents Organize Fundraiser
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week
  • December 14 2007
    December 14 2007
    • Cedars-Sinai Honored for Pneumonia Care
    • Imaging Case of the Month
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Message from the Chief of Staff
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Photo Tribute to 2007
    • The Web/VS Tip of the Week

2006 Issues

  • September 28 2006
    September 28 2006
    • 2 Minutes With...
    • Article 1 - SBAR Rollout to Medical Staff
    • Article 2 - Stem Cell Research Institute
    • Article 3 - Physicians Hone Surgical Skills Virtually
    • Article 5 - Patient Withdrawal Assessment Protocol
    • Article 6 - Women's Heart Program Provides Innovative
    • CT Colonography Now Available at CSMC
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Pharmacy Focus 2nd Story
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • Research Corner 2nd Story
  • October 6 2006
    October 6 2006
    • Liver Transplant Support Group Goes Online
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Remodeled Rehab Apartment
    • Research Corner
    • SAVE THE DATE!
    • SIS Go-Live
    • Spielberg Family Center for Applied Proteomics Opens
  • October 13 2006
    October 13 2006
    • 2 Minutes with...
    • Acute Aortic Syndrome Awareness
    • Free Flu Shots Available
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Orthopedic Center Hosts Dinner Series
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Physicians Get "Juiced" about SBAR
    • Research Corner: Obesity and Ovarian Cancer
    • Surgery Patients to Receive Beta Blockers Pre-Operatively
  • October 20 2006
    October 20 2006
    • 2 Minutes with
    • Annual Medical Staff Meeting
    • Cedars-Sinai Medical Group Converts to an EMR System
    • IBS Study
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Michael Shabot M.D.
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • Traveling Torah
  • October 27 2006
    October 27 2006
    • 2 Minutes with...Paul Hackmeyer M.D.
    • Army Sergeant Meets Newborn at Cedars-Sinai
    • Gene Mutation Linked to Crohn's Disease
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pain Management CME Required
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
  • November 3 2006
    November 3 2006
    • "2 Minutes with..."
    • Cedars-Sinai Honored with National Awards
    • Flu Shot Campaign
    • Gamma Knife Center
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • Unapproved Abbreviation Use is on the Rise Again
    • Virtual Meeting Place
  • November 10 2006
    November 10 2006
    • 2 Minutes with......
    • Debating the New Shingles Vaccine
    • Introducing Perspectives
    • Meetings and Events
    • Nurse/Physician Award
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
  • November 17 2006
    November 17 2006
    • Crew Resource Management
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pain Management CME
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • Run for Her 5K/3K Race
    • Women's Health Conference
  • December 1 2006
    December 1 2006
    • "2 Minutes with"
    • 2 Minutes with...Michael Shabot MD
    • 8SE and 6SW Remodel
    • AB487 Reminder
    • AB487 Reminder
    • Chief Rabbi of Israel Tours Cedars-Sinai
    • Disaster Dry Run
    • Keith Black M.D. to Chair New Department
    • MEC Update
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Meetings and Events
    • National Provider Identifier
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
    • Research Corner
  • December 8 2006
    December 8 2006
    • 2006 Alumni of the Year
    • 2 Minutes with...Robert Klapper M.D.
    • Albuterol Shortage
    • Clinical Space Lease
    • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
    • MD/RN Satisfaction Survey Results
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Physician News
    • Research Corner
  • December 15 2006
    December 15 2006
    • 2 Minutes with...Michael Shabot MD
    • 8SE and 6SW Remodel
    • AB487 Reminder
    • Keith Black M.D. to Chair New Department
    • MEC Update
    • Meetings and Events
    • Pharmacy Focus
    • Research Corner