Press Room

Press Room

Press Releases

  • Summer Increases Risks of Kidney Stones Caused by Dehydration
  • With summer officially underway, the new season brings a number of risks along with its rewards. In addition to an increase in warm weather and outdoor-friendly activities, summer poses a higher risk of heat-related dehydration—a condition caused by a lack of water in the body and one of the leading causes of kidney stones. more...
  • John Muir Medical Center, Concord Earns Nursing Excellence Re-Certification
  • The American Nurses Credentialing Center® (ANCC), a subsidiary of the American Nurses Association, has re-designated John Muir Medical Center, Concord with Magnet® recognition status for quality and excellence in nursing. The Magnet Recognition Program® recognizes health care organizations that demonstrate excellence and adherence to national standards for the organization and delivery of nursing services. more...

Community News

  • John Muir Health's Ebola Preparedness
  • The outbreak of Ebola in West Africa and the first patients diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S., have understandably raised questions and concerns in our community. While the likelihood of having an Ebola patient in the communities we serve is very low, we continue to monitor developments closely and are actively preparing. more...