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UCI Health celebrates during National Hospital Week

May 17, 2024
four uci health coworkers gather at a table outside for a photo at the uci health hospital week celebration at uci medical center in orange california
Co-workers at UCI Health celebrated National Hospital Week with lunches, breakfasts, games and more.

Orange, Calif. —  Last week, UCI Health marked National Hospital Week by celebrating the commitment and camaraderie of its co-workers at all locations in Orange and Los Angeles counties.

This year’s theme, We Are Healthcare, was a celebration of all co-workers at UCI Health and the UCI Health Community Network, including clinicians, information technology, parking services and others who make UCI Health a world-class organization.

Co-workers enjoyed parties, karaoke, pet cuddling, pancake breakfasts, coffee bar, luau lunches and games.

“These gatherings are more than just fun; they reflect our commitment to create a community-oriented, inclusive and engaging workplace,” says UCI Health President and CEO Chad T. Lefteris.

“I thank all co-workers for their hard work, dedication and role in making UCI Health the best place to give and get care. Their contributions are invaluable.”

About UCI Health

UCI Health is the clinical enterprise of the University of California, Irvine, and the only academic health system based in Orange County. UCI Health is comprised of its main campus, UCI Medical Center, a 459-bed, acute care hospital in in Orange, Calif., four hospitals and affiliated physicians of the UCI Health Community Network in Orange and Los Angeles counties and ambulatory care centers across the region. Listed among America’s Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report for 23 consecutive years, UCI Medical Center provides tertiary and quaternary care and is home to Orange County’s only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer centerhigh-risk perinatal/neonatal program and American College of Surgeons-verified Level I adult and Level II pediatric trauma centergold level 1 geriatric emergency department and regional burn center. UCI Health serves a region of nearly 4 million people in Orange County, western Riverside County and southeast Los Angeles County. Follow us on FacebookInstagramLinkedIn and Twitter.