Stories

Whitney Davis

Apr 1, 2024 Comments Off on Whitney Davis
June 20 @ 4:13 pm

After Whitney Davis fell more than 10 feet from a stairwell, her arm was fractured, she was in excruciating pain and her spirit was nearly broken. But the compassionate care at Adventist Health White Memorial nurtured both back to health.

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Judge Maria Lucy Armendariz

Apr 1, 2024 Comments Off on Judge Maria Lucy Armendariz
June 20 @ 4:13 pm

Lucy Armendariz was 8 years old when she entered foster care after her mother was sentenced to life in prison. Today, she is a Los Angeles Superior Court Judge – the hero, not a victim, of her own story.

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Patricia Vasquez, MSN/MHA,BSN, RN

Dec 18, 2023 Comments Off on Patricia Vasquez, MSN/MHA,BSN, RN
June 20 @ 4:13 pm

Patient Care Executive Patricia Vasquez, MSN/MHA,BSN, RN retires from her 44-year nursing career, reflecting on the importance of human connection

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Marylyn Aceves, Board Member

Dec 18, 2023 Comments Off on Marylyn Aceves, Board Member
June 20 @ 4:13 pm

As the Chief of Staff for Golden Boy Promotions boxing promotional company, Aceves has proven her mettle not with gloves but with grit and strategic savvy.

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John Goettsch

Dec 18, 2023 Comments Off on John Goettsch
June 20 @ 4:13 pm

For years, Jon Goettsch regularly joined his friends on the green, lifted weights and took walks on the beach. That all changed in 2018 as his right elbow, worn by rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis, deteriorated, causing him excruciating pain.

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Maribel Preston

Dec 14, 2023 Comments Off on Maribel Preston
June 20 @ 4:13 pm

“You have breast cancer,” they said. And suddenly, the world stood still. From that instant, my journey as a survivor began within the walls of the place I also work and call my second home, the Cecilia Gonzalez De La Hoya Cancer Center at Adventist Health White Memorial.

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Karen Melendez, Healthcare Workforce Development Intern

Sep 27, 2023 Comments Off on Karen Melendez, Healthcare Workforce Development Intern
June 20 @ 4:13 pm

“I didn’t have a lot of mentors in my life. Thankfully, I met the progrma manager Alicia, who was really awesome and helpful to work with.”

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Victor Prado

Sep 25, 2023 Comments Off on Victor Prado
June 20 @ 4:13 pm

“I’m here because I feel good about myself and what this hospital has done for me. I have successfully done what the doctors have told me, and I got healthier.”

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Sandra Arzola, Homeless Health Navigator

Sep 22, 2023 Comments Off on Sandra Arzola, Homeless Health Navigator
June 20 @ 4:13 pm

“Coming into BHI and now the Homeless Program, since 2021, I’ve learned so much. I realized that I am living my purpose, and I’m living it because I’m helping others here at White.”

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Daniel H Kim, MD, Advisory Board Member

Jul 20, 2023 Comments Off on Daniel H Kim, MD, Advisory Board Member
June 20 @ 4:13 pm

Medical oncologist Daniel H Kim, MD envisions a community wellness hub for residents of East Los Angeles and Boyle Heights.

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