The Auxiliary is bringing Pet Therapy to Kern Medical Center. In preparation for a Pet Therapy program, Sherry Davis, owner of CSI 4 K9’s and Barbara Lee, a TDI Certified Evaluator were invited to bring their therapy dogs, Tiger Woods and Frank to a special meeting on Wednesday, August 20th.
Last Updated: 9/9/2014 2:24:00 PM
Kern Medical Center was recently given the honor of receiving the California Society of Health-System Pharmacists award for Innovative Pharmacy Practice.
Last Updated: 9/8/2014 12:00:00 AM
Kern Medical Center (KMC) plays a vital role in providing health care services to our community and training medical professionals as the only academic medical center in the region. As part of this responsibility, KMC serves a critical function as a safety net provider with its faculty and medical resident physicians caring for a significant number of the County's underserved population.
Last Updated: 6/24/2014 12:00:00 AM
Our population is aging rapidly, and Kern County faces a serious shortage of healthcare workers trained and fully prepared to care for its oldest patients.
Three years ago Kern Medical Center (KMC), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), California Geriatric Education Center (CGEC), and California State
University of Bakersfield (CSUB) partnered to create a center of excellence in Geriatric Care at Kern Medical Center.
Last Updated: 6/18/2014 12:00:00 AM