CHOC Hospital in Orange has been verified as a Level I pediatric trauma center by the ACS and designated by Orange County Emergency Services.
CHOC joins select group of U.S. healthcare systems designated as a Rare Disease Center of Excellence
CHOC and UCI Health’s new designation is expected to attract more resources and recognition to help find novel cures for rare disorders.
The ACTS program at the Hyundai Cancer Institute at CHOC receives recognition for their work to provide long-term care to cancer survivors.
CHOC receives award for commitment to treating in-hospital cardiac arrests and helping to improve patient survival rates.
Research projects of the winners – 12 of 23 were awarded funding – range from virtual reality training to the use of AI to predict COVID-19.
The practice of treating vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) with follow-up tests is questioned by CHOC urologists because it’s often unnecessary.