One Step at a Time

Posted on January 18, 2023

Suzanne Carlyle changed her life by having weight-loss (bariatric) surgery at Parkwest Medical Center with K. Robert Williams, MD. 


Urgent or Emergency?

Posted on January 4, 2023

Are you trying to decide whether your healthcare need requires to be seen in an emergency room, or could you go to urgent care? 


A Holiday Letter from our Chief Administrative Officer

Posted on December 21, 2022

A letter from Devan Johnson, chief administrative officer of Parkwest Medical Center and Peninsula, offering thanks and holiday wishes. 


Help for the Holidays

Posted on December 6, 2022

Tips for Holiday Stress Management The holiday season is a time for family and festivities, but it can also be an emotional time when we feel stress, sadness and fatigue. Peninsula, a division of Parkwest Medical Center, offers a free downloadable guide to help you manage the stress of the season. The guide is intended 


Artsclamation! Fine Arts Sale Returns to Support Mental Health Patients at Peninsula

Posted on November 28, 2022

Artwork will again fill the Sacred Heart Cathedral on Dec. 3rd for the annual Artsclamation! fine arts sale benefiting Peninsula. 


Peninsula Hosts Community Event for Survivors of Suicide Loss Day

Posted on November 9, 2022

Nov. 19 observance celebrates lives of loved ones, offers support for those grieving suicide loss Suicide affects millions of people worldwide. In the United States in 2020, there were nearly 46,000 suicides, equating to one death every 11 minutes. Additionally, 12.2 million people seriously thought about suicide, 3.2 million made a suicide plan and 1.2 


Low-Dose CT Scanning Now Available

Posted on October 25, 2022

Low-dose CT scans are now available for past smokers to detect lung cancer. These scans use lower doses of radiation than standard CTs. 


It Can Happen to You

Posted on October 11, 2022

Working as a nurse practitioner and parenting three small children with her husband, the last thing on Jamie Turner’s mind was breast cancer.