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We invite you to get to know Palomar Health's impact through feature stories and videos that highlight Palomar and the generous donors who support our healing mission.  

 Palomar Medical Center Emergency Department Saves Rincon Middle School Student, Ian Quiñones

Emergency Department Saves Rincon Middle School Student, Ian  Rare is the day when a 13-year-old boy is rushed to the hospital in full cardiac arrest. Ian Quiñones, a Rincon Middle School student, collapsed during PE and had no pulse. School staff immediately started CPR, and used an AED defibrillator until paramedics arrived. He was then rushed to the emergency department at Palomar Medical Center in downtown Escondido. Click on the image to the left to see his story.


 The New Palomar Medical Center Opening Summer 2012

The new Palomar Medical Center (PMC) opens its doors later this year. It has already captured worldwide attention for its use of nature, light and space - all designed to speed the healing process. It will feature expanded trauma and emergency services, heart surgery, neurosurgery, vascular care and other essential programs. Click on the image to the left to view a glimpse of "The Hospital of the Future".


 NFL Legend and Palomar Health Champion, LaDainian Tomlinson, Visits Construction Crew

New York Jets and former San Diego Chargers running back, LaDainian Tomlinson who is a member of the Palomar Health Foundation Honorary Campaign Cabinet and a longtime supporter of Palomar Health, recently visited the construction crew at the new Palomar Medical Center. Click on the image to the left to view LT's visit and to see him throw a football from atop "The Hospital of the Future".    

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