Los Angeles County Coroner's Office officials have received the body of the man found with his throat slit on Aug. 14. and have positively identified him, but are still trying to make contact with the next of kin.
Sheriff's Department Homicide Bureau detectives are still investigating the death of a man found with his throat slit in Valencia on Thursday. Officials are withholding the victim’s identity until the his next of kin has been notified.
The staff with Henry Mayo's Lactation Program believe that breastfeeding is the best choice for both mother and baby. Through their Baby-Friendly designation and lactation services, they encourage new mothers establish this unique bond with their infants.
As an added level of assurance to heart patients, Henry Mayo Hospital recently received an accreditation for echocardiography from the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission. An echocardiogram is an ultrasound of the heart.
Pain is more than just a number on a 1-to-10 scale. For Pam Geyer, nurse specialist, treating pain at Henry Mayo Hospital means looking at the patient holistically and considering the risk of addiction to narcotics.
Palliative care, traditionally seen as the precursor to hospice, is much more than making a patient's last days comfortable. The Palliative Care Team at Henry Mayo see it a comprehensively working with a patient at any stage of illness.