Wellness isn’t something Dignity Health employees practice only on their down time. At Chandler Regional and Mercy Gilbert medical centers, it’s woven into the work culture with opportunities that enhance employment and transcend home life as well as patient care.
In a small community hospital in the East Valley a group of nurse-midwives is rocking the birth world. “When women are offered the evidence based midwifery model of care and appropriate collaborative practice, this is the face of hospital-based midwifery,” said Belinda Hodder, certified nurse-midwife of Valley Women for Women, a British-trained midwife (certified nurse-midwives are advanced practice registered nurses, most with master’s degrees in nursing).
Bringing art to your table and food to the community. Chandler-Gilbert Community College has teamed up with the Chandler Christian Community Center to fight hunger and raise money for families in need through its Empty Bowls fundraiser event.
Chandler-Gilbert Community College President Linda Lujan was recently appointed to the 2013-2014 Steering Committee for the American College and University President’s Climate Commitment (ACUPCC) for her efforts to support sustainability in higher education.
For Valley residents driving along the Santan Loop 202 Freeway — specifically those heading eastbound toward Chandler and Gilbert — there’s a large billboard that comes into view approaching the Loop 101 interchange.
Chandler-Gilbert Community College (CGCC) honored their 10th annual Teal & Silver award recipients during a breakfast event at the college’s Williams Campus on May 7 at the Student Pavilion Center. Nine winners were recognized for their efforts and support of CGCC students, employees, programs, services and the college community.
Chandler-Gilbert Community College (CGCC) honored their 10th Annual Teal & Silver award recipients during a breakfast event at the college's Williams Campus on Tuesday, May 7 at the Student Pavilion Center. Nine winners were recognized for their efforts and support of CGCC students, employees, programs, services and the college community. From left: Steve Tepper, East Valley Jewish Community Center; Lionel Diaz from Maricopa Community Colleges; Ann Newman and Tony Ebersole from Cox Communications; Gail Barney, mayor of Queen Creek; Lisa Traube, Weinberg Elementary School; Jessica Sands, Chandler/Gilbert Family YMCA; Shauna Salveson and Kevan Welsch from Mercy Gilbert Medical Center; Julie Coleman, APS Foundation; and Barbara Gomez, Williams Field High School.
Attorney General candidates Republican Mark Brnovich and Democrat Felecia Rotellini debate at the East Valley Tribune office in Tempe on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2014.Question 2: What are your thoughts on the restriction on RU486 and should the state continue to pursue the case to the Supreme Court?