President and Chief Executive Officer: Joseph P. Harrington
Board Chair: Steven Crabtree
Chief of Staff: Travers McLoughlin, MD
Lodi Health is a non-profit health system in the process of joining the Adventist Health system. The current, local board and staff are expected to remain in place, and the transition will be seamless for patients and their families. The process is expected to finalize on May 1. Adventist Health operates 19 hospitals on the West Coast. Lodi Health operates an inpatient hospital, emergency and urgent care, medical practices, outpatient-services centers, a number of health businesses and community services. For 63 years the system’s mission has been to provide quality, compassionate care, via best-practice medicine, sophisticated technology and support services.
Inpatient hospital departments include maternal/child, pediatric, intensive care, progressive telemetry, dialysis, acute-physical rehabilitation, surgical and medical care. The emergency department is within the hospital. An urgent care center is right nearby at Ham Lane and Vine Street.
These services include a clinical laboratory, a cardiac-catheterization laboratory, ultrasound, CT scan, MRI, nuclear medicine, X-ray, respiratory, pharmacy, social work and dietary services. Robotic technology is used in many surgeries.
Lodi Health operates five primary-care practices; 1 2 specialty practices covering neurology, orthopedics, endocrinology, cardiology, pulmonology, orthopedics, general surgery, obstetric care, pediatric care, wound-care and occupational-medicine.
Physical, occupational, speech, nutrition, pulmonary rehabilitation and cardiac rehabilitation are among outpatient-care programs.
These services include a home-health agency; a durable medical-equipment company; an outpatient pharmacy; an adult-day-care center; a pre-school center; a fitness center; free, physician referral; parish-nurse programs; and a free clinic for the uninsured. Lodi Health also provides free health screenings at public events throughout the year and offers speakers to community groups upon request. Lodi Regional Health Systems, Inc., which includes a medical-services organization, is a for-profit subsidiary.
Lodi Health is associated with several joint ventures in the region including the Endoscopy Center of Lodi; Lodi Outpatient Surgery Center; and the Advanced Imaging Center of Lodi.
Preparedness and wellness
Programs include maternal/child classes for mothers, fathers and siblings; diabetes education and support; and continued education for RNs, LVNs, CNAs, home-health aides, physicians, medical technologists and other professionals. Forums are offered to community members on wellness, injury prevention, treatment and other important health concerns like organ and tissue donation, advance-medical directives and nutrition. Medical and health-education libraries are open to staff and community members alike.
Fiscal year 2015 expectations
Total operating revenue – $179,700,000
Salaries and benefits – $100,000,000
Expenses – $183,500,000
Capital needs – $9,400,000
Revenue over expenses – $3,800,000