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Loma Linda University Children's Hospital Clinic to Open in Downtown Indio

Clinic to Serve Over 135,000 Children in the Coachella Valley

INDIO, CA (November 1, 2016) – The groundbreaking ceremony of the Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital Indio Clinic was held on Tuesday, November 1, 2016, at 82901 Bliss Avenue, Indio, California 92201. Dr. Richard Hart, President of Loma Linda University, along with university officials and donors joined by Congressman Raul Ruiz, Indio Mayor Glenn Miller and members of the Indio City Council. 

“We are excited to have Loma Linda University permanently located here in the City of Indio and the Coachella Valley to provide exceptional healthcare services for our children and families,” said Mayor Miller. “We also see this as a key piece in revitalizing our downtown that will bring more residents and visitors to the area.”

Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital has been meeting the healthcare needs of families in Indio and the Coachella Valley for more than 23 years. The clinic will be located next to the Indio Civic Center and will offer pediatric urgent care, lab, imaging, physical therapy, and pharmacy services. The clinic will accommodate more than 60,000 unique pediatric visits each year and create more than 40 new employment opportunities.

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