Both the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health in the United Kingdom and the World Health Organization concur that 100% of pediatric patients with COVID-19 present with a fever of 24 hours or more. If your child has a fever during this time of pandemic, it is best to get him or her tested […]
In a region in France patients diagnosed with COVID-19 were asked to fill out a questionnaire with reported symptoms. 32% of them confirmed that hypogeusia and anosmia were new symptoms. In the paper the authors assert that these symptoms are caused because SAR-CoV2 has the ability to invade the olfactory nerves.
This publication highlights a system that allows for tracking and analysis of work-related accidents Hospital went from 60 work-related accidents annually five years ago, to just three in 2020 Karla Barquero firstname.lastname@example.org Monday 06 July 2020 “Recognition is intangible but it instills pride and encourages us to move forward in communicating to staff so that […]
The common cold is a mild or moderately mild upper-respiratory tract infection cause by approximately 200 different viruses. These viruses are members of the Rhinovirus family and are responsible for 30-50% of all common colds, of which coronaviruses are responsible for 10-15% of the total. Coronavirus 2019-nCoV was first isolated in pneumonia patients in China […]
Hospital CIMA San Jose is the only hospital in the region that belongs to the LifeMiles miles program (a Star Alliance affiliate). The program is designed to reward the preference of its members, maximizing the use of their miles, through exclusive use of products or services of partners (airlines, businesses and financial institutions). LifeMiles allows […]
Did you know that cases of digestive bleeding in our hospital increased in 2019? Our guidelines for the management of upper gastrointestinal bleeding have already been updated, based on international standards, and we recommend early endoscopic hemostasis and gastroscopy.
Did you know that between 2006 and 2015 the incidence of melanoma in young adults and adolescents in the US declined by 4% annually. It is possible that a positive change in the use of sun-protection is responsible for this trend.
In December of last year Hospital CIMA San José started a new business development program called CIMA ACCESS. This program is a plan designed to benefit business partner members and includes discounts applied to the total hospital bill. Another feature of the program is exclusive loyalty points that can be used to pay for CIMA services. The […]
Few times in the career of a hospital administrator does one get the opportunity to witness just how truly wonderful the health professional can be in times of need. This was one of those times. A few weeks ago I accompanied Dr. Alejandro Ayón, Hospital CIMA San Jose’s Medical Director, on a trip to San […]
In May Hospital CIMA San Jose announces the outsourcing of sales of outpatient pharmaceuticals to Pharmacy Sucre. Welcome Sucre to the CIMA family. The service is located in CIMA Tower and is open 24/7. This change is designed to improve our service.