New CNO to Arrive June 4

New CNO to Arrive June 4

Valentine “Happy” Duran, R.N., will join the Coast Plaza Hospital family as Chief Nursing Officer beginning Tuesday, June 4. Hospital CEO Victor Carrasco made the announcement May 15. “I am particularly impressed with Happy’s overarching passion for improving...
Pipeline Welcomes Rehab Services Team

Pipeline Welcomes Rehab Services Team

A new team has formed within Pipeline Health to provide critical rehabilitation services to patients at all four hospitals. Pipeline CEO Robert Allen announced the news in an April 15 memo to all employees and physicians. He referred to the new in-house team as “the...
New Program Welcomes New Hires

New Program Welcomes New Hires

As Pipeline Health continues to prioritize recruitment of nurses and ancillary staff, a new welcome mat has rolled out for new hires. In the first phase of a revamped orientation program for new employees, a new video sets the tone for the day to welcome the audience...
Masking Now Required for Visitors

Masking Now Required for Visitors

Effective December 27, 2023, all Pipeline Health hospital facilities are observing the following visitor guidelines for the safety of our patients and staff: Masks are required in all patient care areas including patient rooms, hallways in patient care areas,...
Masks Were on Parade at Coast Plaza Party

Masks Were on Parade at Coast Plaza Party

Coast Plaza Hospital employees and physicians ushered in the season with a Masquerade Holiday Party held Dec. 9 at the Embassy Suites in Downey. The festive evening included a buffet dinner and door prizes – including: a 55-inch Samsung television, a Ninja Foodi, a...
Carrasco Assumes Dual CEO Role

Carrasco Assumes Dual CEO Role

Victor Carrasco has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Coast Plaza Hospital, assuming a new role with responsibility for Coast Plaza as well as Memorial Hospital of Gardena. Pipeline Health CEO Robert Allen made the announcement to employees and physicians this...