Interventional Spine and Pain Procedure Credentialing.

Katie R. Ochoa

Introduction The discipline of interventional pain management and interventional spine care is continuously evolving, resulting in innovations in technology and expansion of indications each year. Many of these procedures compete and overlap with several specialties in medicine. Academic institutions often responsible for training residents and fellows are sometimes unable to […]

AP News in Brief at 6:02 a.m. EDT

Katie R. Ochoa

Rescue groups: US tally misses hundreds still left in Afghanistan SAN DIEGO (AP) — Veteran-led rescue groups say the Biden administration’s estimate that no far more than 200 U.S. citizens were being left at the rear of in Afghanistan is way too lower and also overlooks hundreds of other folks […]

CHHS Departments Support Afghan Arrivals

Katie R. Ochoa

Context In recent weeks the United States initiated evacuations of Afghan citizens and nationals who are at-risk due to the current political instability in Afghanistan. California is doing its part to welcome these individuals and families into our communities. “We welcome our new neighbors from Afghanistan with Open arms and […]

Shirley Weber walks tightrope| CalMatters

Katie R. Ochoa

Gov. Gavin Newsom isn’t the only person at the center of action surrounding the Sept. 14 recall election. There’s also Secretary of State Shirley Weber — who has been thrust into the awkward position of administering an election that could oust from office the very man who appointed her to […]