March of Dimes recognizes nurses for care, compassion, integrity

Twelve caregivers were honored for their “extraordinary level of patient care, compassion, integrity, professionalism and leadership” in the nursing profession at the March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Awards. Sen. Kimberly Yee was named Legislative Champion during the Friday, June 15, luncheon at the Camby Hotel in Phoenix. Approximately 250 guests attended. “March of […]

Ridesharing firm for senior living, health care markets selects business development director 

Envoy America, a comprehensive ridesharing program that offers accompanied transportation and extra assistance for seniors and patients announced that Tiffany Wright has joined the company’s team as director of business development.  Ms. Wright, who is based in Phoenix, will lead Envoy America’s business development strategy to grow the company’s market share in the senior living, health care […]

2017 Heart Ball: Protect your heart in the heat

Whatever brings you outside — a bike ride with friends, a jog in the park or just a stroll around the block — it’s important to stay safe when the temperature rises. Tips for heart patients If you’re a heart patient, older than 50 or overweight, you might need to take special precautions in the […]

Dr. deGuzman: A guide to good heart health

People should be interested and concerned about the best ways to stay healthy and reduce risk for serious conditions. In the United States, heart disease is the leading cause of death with one in every four deaths or about 610,000 people dying of cardiovascular related diseases every year. Most of us will not remain heart healthy by accident.