Published on October 29, 2007
Slide1: College of Health and Human Services CHHS Clinical Laboratory Science Internship Program Affiliates Slide2: Alameda County Medical Center is a nationally recognized teaching facility, committed to maintaining a wide range of educational programs and activities for medical students, interns and residents, medical, nursing and other staff. Education, teaching and training are integral parts of ACMC, from our Mission Statement to our hospital floors and clinics, classrooms and exam rooms. Highland Hospital opened its doors to the community in 1927, and has always provided an assured source of care for all Alameda County residents, regardless of ability to pay. With the opening of the Koret Foundation Critical Care and Clinical Center in 2004, ACMC offers a modern, attractive and well-equipped facility for emergency care, outpatient visits, surgery and other services. 1411 East 31st ST Oakland, CA 94602 www.acmedctr.org/highland.htm Slide3: HIGHLAND HOSPITAL Designated Level II Emergency/Trauma Center for Northern Alameda County Comprehensive Inpatient Medical-Surgical Care, including Cardiac, Cancer, HIV/AIDS, Orthopedics, Oral Surgery, Urology, Diabetes, Respiratory, and Maternal and Child Health Bright Beginnings Family Birthing Center Teaching/Training Facility Clinical research trials Numerous support groups and classes Slide4: Alta Bates Summit Medical Center was formed in 1999 merging Alta Bates, Herrick, Merritt, Peralta and Providence hospitals. It is the East Bay’s largest private, not-for-profit medical center. Its Centers of Excellence consists of women and infants services including a Level III newborn intensive care nursery, cardiovascular services, orthopedics, oncology including bone marrow transplantation, stroke center and outpatient surgery. It has 1100 active physicians on staff, 1094 licensed beds and 5000 employees. Currently, there are clinical labs at the Alta Bates and Summit campuses. CLS student training takes place at the Alta Bates campus in Berkeley with one week at the Summit Campus for the AFB rotation. Student rotations include all the requirements plus molecular diagnostics. 2450 Ashby Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94705 www.altabates.com Slide5: Licensed beds 395 Emergency room visits 38,928 Surgeries 5,652 Discharges 16,711 Newborn deliveries 4,260 Total full-time hospital staff 1,405 Total employees 2,268 Physicians on the medical staff 830 Not-for-profit hospital in Mountain View, California, is located on a 41-acre campus in the heart of Silicon Valley. Consistently ranked as a leading hospital in the area, El Camino Hospital recently received the highest ranking in the Patients' Evaluation of Performance in California survey. The hospital has received national recognition for several pioneering programs, in the areas of, cardiac treatment, radiation oncology and maternity. For more than 42 years, El Camino Hospital has been distinguished by its high caliber staff and affiliated physicians, comprehensive and innovative services and a long history of responding to the needs of the community it serves. El Camino Hospital 2500 Grant Ave Mountain View, CA 94040 www.elcaminohospital.org Slide6: El Camino Hospital's state-licensed and nationally accredited full service clinical laboratory provides a comprehensive set of quality services. Five laboratory outpatient service centers, including four off-campus. Comprehensive set of quality collection and testing services including: Biotechnology services Chemistry (special & general) Coagulation Cytology Drug testing Hematology Histology Microbiology Parasitology Phlebotomy (adult & pediatric) Serology Specimen collection for clinical trials, research & chain of custody Transfusion services Urinalysis Slide7: John Muir Medical Center Concord Campus 2540 East St Concord, CA 94520 John Muir Medical Center, Concord Campus is a 259-bed acute care facility that serves Contra Costa and southern Solano counties. The medical center has long been recognized as a preeminent center for cancer care and cardiac care, including open heart surgery and interventional cardiology. Other areas of specialty include general surgery, orthopedic, and neurology programs. John Muir Medical Center, Concord Campus is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO), a national surveyor of quality patient care. www.johnmuirhealth.com Outpatient laboratory service offers blood draw and specimen collection at various sites in Contra Costa and Solano counties. Slide8: John Muir Medical Center 1601 Ygnacio Valley Rd Walnut Creek, Ca 94598 John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Campus is a 321-bed acute care facility that is designated as the only trauma center for Contra Costa County and portions of Solano County. Recognized as one of the region's premier healthcare providers, areas of specialty include high- and low-risk obstetrics, orthopedics, neurosciences, cardiac care, and cancer care. John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Campus is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO), a national surveyor of quality patient care. www.johnmuirhealth.com Laboratory characteristics: large volume, high energy, adapts cutting edge technologies to remain competitive & provide the best care available. Slide9: KAISER REGIONAL LABORATORIES BERKELEY and RICHMOND Training at Kaiser Regional Laboratories Kaiser Regional Laboratory is affiliated with San Francisco State University, Internship Program for Clinical Laboratory Scientists. This affiliation allows an excellent environment for students to receive comprehensive didactic and basic laboratory techniques in all laboratory sections prior to the student getting on the job instruction and experience in these laboratories. Mission Statement – Kaiser Permanente To provide high-quality, affordable health care services and to improve the health of our members and the communities we serve. 1725 Eastshore Highway 914 Marina Way So Berkeley, CA 94710 Richmond, CA 94804 www.kaiserpermanente.org Kaiser Regional LaboratoryBerkeley & Richmond: Kaiser Regional Laboratory Berkeley & Richmond Key Features : Cutting edge technology: Extensive automation throughout the lab Computerized specimen storage retrieval Telehematology RNA probes Automated blood cultures Total hematology automation Newborn genetic screening, contracted by the State of California Train in reference laboratory and Medical Center environments – see the best of both High volume – high quality 25 – 35,000 specimens processed each day What inspectors say about our lab: “Efficient, impressive specimen processing, storage, and retrieval systems” “State-of-the-art laboratory” “Exemplary job in maintaining the quality of their tests” Slide11: Legacy OF Kaiser Permanente stretches 60 years, spans 9 states, and serves 8.2 million people. At San Francisco Medical center of Kaiser Permanente, we are proud to be serving as a tertiary service center or the referral center with specialty services in cardiovascular surgery, Oncology, Nephrology and Pediatrics. Not only are our clinicians highly involved in various research projects to uncover new knowledge and identifying new ways to use technology, but also play an active role in advancing the delivery of health care. Achieved “Center of Excellence” rating Adult cardiac surgery High risk prenatal care Neonatal intensive care Genetic counseling service Kaiser Foundation--San Francisco Medical Center 2425 Geary Blvd San Francisco, CA 94115 www.kaiserpermanente.org Kaiser Foundation--San Francisco Medical Center: Kaiser Foundation--San Francisco Medical Center The laboratory at San Francisco Medical center is about 10,000 sq ft in space. It is accredited by Department of Health Services and Laboratory field Services. Annual volume for this laboratory is approximately 2,045,892 with the tests performed in various departments like Hematology, Chemistry, Microbiology, Immunology/ Serology, Immunohematology, Urinalysis and molecular diagnostics. There are approximately 70 credentialed laboratorians and 9 Pathologists working in this laboratory. The contact person at this facility is Deepty Bhansali, Education Coordinator for laboratory, San Francisco medical center. Her contact number is 415-833-8946 and email address is [email protected] Slide13: www.kernmedicalcenter.com Kern Medical Center 1830 Flower St Bakersfield, CA Kern Medical Center is a 222 bed acute care teaching hospital. The Medical Center serves a community of approximately 650,000, and the hospital is owned and operated by the County of Kern. As an academic teaching hospital, Kern Medical Center trains more than 90 residents per year in the fields of Emergency Medicine, Family Practice, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Psychiatry, and a Transitional Year Program ranging in duration from one to five years. We are affiliated with UCLA, UCSD, and UCI Schools of Medicine, giving nearly 1,000 visiting doctors, researchers and other professionals and opportunity to assist our 65 full-time faculty physicians and take an active role in the teaching process. Level II Trauma Center: Kern Medical Center is designated by the Kern County Emergency Medical Services Department and the American College of Surgeons Slide14: This 82-bed acute and critical care hospital offers transitional and outpatient services. Other services include: 24 hour Emergency Department Medical and surgical services Critical Care Day Surgery Center Family Birth Center Transitional care Full service laboratory CT and MRI Respiratory Therapy Pulmonary rehabilitation Telemetry Outpatient psychiatric program Physical and occupational therapy Hospital laboratory serves a large population of laboratory outpatients. Part of the training will be at Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, a 300-bed hospital, part of the St. Joseph Health System Petaluma Valley Hospital 400 McDowell Blvd Petaluma, CA 95954 www.stjosephhealth.org/petalumavalley Slide15: The Queen of the Valley medical laboratory is recognized as having a significant role in our delivery of quality patient care. Since medical laboratory professionals often work out of the public eye, few people know much about the critically important testing that the laboratory staff performs every day. It is estimated that approximately 85 percent of all physician decisions regarding diagnosis and treatment are based on laboratory test results. www.thequeen.org Queen of the Valley Hospital 1000 Trancas Road Napa, California Slide16: San Francisco General Hospital 1001 Potrero Avenue San Francisco, CA -The public acute care hospital for the City and County of San Francisco SFGH is located in the sunny Mission District of San Francisco. It is home to the only Level 1 Trauma Center serving San Francisco and northern San Mateo counties and provides medical care to a very diverse patient population. Through its long standing teaching and research affiliation with the Univ. of Calif. San Francisco, it is an academic hospital and serves as a training ground to one of the top medical programs in the country. The laboratory is a full service lab and performs testing for hospital patients as well as for a variety of specialty clinics and community public health centers. CLS students rotate through the Blood Bank, Chemistry, Hematology, and Microbiology divisions, gaining experience with a wide variety of both automated and manual tests. Slide17: Stanford Medical Center 300 Pasteur Dr., Palo Alto, CA The Mission of Stanford Pathology and Clinical Laboratory Medicine is… “To Care, to Educate and to Discover” In Caring, we provide Clinical Excellence, Responsive Customer Service, and Accurate Timely Testing. To Educate, we provide Personalized Physician Consultation, Informative Monthly Lab Letter, and a Quality Assessment and Continuous Improvement Plan To Discover, we provide on-going Laboratory Research and Development, including advanced Laboratory Assay Research. 800-bed “cutting edge” hospital High volume lab where abnormal is the normal 5 million tests /year Training is one-on-one Access to Stanford library www.stanfordhospital.com Slide18: Tulare District Hospital operates an accredited full service clinical laboratory that provides services for inpatients, outpatients and medical professionals. The lab offers routine testing, as well as many specialized tests such as hepatitis, cancer, hormone, therapeutic drugs and drug abuse, DNA probes and specialized microbiology. Advanced microbiology training is provided at the Tulare County Public Health Dept. Lab The lab’s staff of 40 does approximately 500,000 tests a year with results normally available within 24 hours. Lab is certified by the Joint Commission of Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. Tulare District Hospital Allied Services Building 869 Cherry Street Tulare, Ca. www.tdhs.org Slide19: UCSF Medical Center 185 Berry Street, San Francisco, CA In 2003, US News & World Report named UCSF, 7th-best hospital in the nation Large volume patient testing laboratory Unusual tests performed in Blood Bank, hematology, chemistry, immunology & microbiology Specialty CLS training offered through UCSF Generalist CLS training affiliated with SFSU The Mission of UCSF is to attract and educate the nation's most promising students to future careers in the health sciences and health care professions, with continuing emphasis on open access and diversity; to bring our patients the best in health care service, from primary care to the most advanced technologies available; to encourage and support research and scholarly activities to improve our basic understanding of the mechanisms of disease and the social interactions related to human health; and to serve the community at large through educational and service programs that take advantage of the knowledge and skills of UCSF faculty, staff and students. www.ucsfhealth.org Slide20: www.palo-alto.med.va.gov 3801 Miranda Avenue Palo Alto, CA VETERANS ADMINISTRATION PALO ALTO HEALTH CARE SYSTEM VA Lab training is very traditional & has a few unique features Lab has 82 staff ( most are medical technologists) Main facility is Palo Alto, have 7 outlying facilities that send specimens to main lab. Highly automated, with robotic specimen processing and chemistry automation line Bench training is ‘hands on’ Weekly reviews with supervisor Special lab lectures of interest (new procedures, new lab topics of interest) Molecular Pathology 2 week rotation- Viral Load, Genotyping Optional – Thurs 1 hour rounds with pathologists, radiologists, medical students …. Reviewing lab findings of autopsy cases. Lab results are discussed and correlated to disease. (discussion only, autopsy not done) Each student has own study cubicle & PC in quiet lab library (with view of SF bay! ) Do not have a stipend, but we have a Work Study program Excellent employment opportunities at end of training Currently VA has a special new employee program to help pay off school loans if agree to employment for few years Slide21: www.whhs.com Washington Hospital 2000 Mowry Ave Fremont, CA Washington Hospital Healthcare System and we serve the residents of Fremont, Newark, Union City, and part of South Hayward and unincorporated Sunol and we encompass approximately 124 square miles of Southern Alameda County Healthcare services include 24-hour emergency care; childbirth and family services; cardiac surgery, catheterization and rehabilitation; nutritional counseling; outpatient surgery; pulmonary function; crisis intervention; respiratory care; rehabilitation services (cardiac, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech, stress); social services; laboratory; medical imaging; level II nursery, and hospice care.