Los Angeles, Calif. (April 1, 2015) -- The Dr. Prem Reddy Family Foundation donates $100,000 to
ONEgeneration, a non-profit organization that is dedicated to enriching
lives and provides social service programs integrating intergenerational
activities between seniors, children and families throughout the San Fernando Valley.
The donation was announced March 27 at the ONEgeneration Spring Gala event
at the Skirball Cultural Center. Prime Healthcare Services with Dr. Reddy
and family were honored with the "Enriching Lives Award." The $100,000 donation represents the largest sum ever bestowed
to the non-profit organization.
The Dr. Prem Reddy Family Foundation is a non-profit public charity that
was founded by Dr. Prem Reddy
and his family, reflecting their commitment to give back to the communities
they serve. "It is an honor to support such a worthwhile cause so
closely tied to the mission of our Foundation and our hospitals,"
said Prem Reddy, MD, Chairman, President and CEO of Prime Healthcare.
"Both ONEgeneration and Prime Healthcare share a similar mission
of enriching the lives of seniors and their families with compassionate
care throughout the communities we serve."
The Spring Gala attracted over 300 health-care professionals and business
associates and included Congressman Brad Sherman and Assembly member Matt
Dabaneh. Also in attendance were C. Duane Dauner, Chief Executive Officer
of the California Hospital Association, and Mark Gamble, Vice President
of the Hospital Association of Southern California.
ONEgeneration has been serving the greater San Fernando Valley community
since 1978. It recently established a partnership with Prime Healthcare's
Sherman Oaks Hospital and Encino Hospital Medical Center to develop collaborative
opportunities that support the healthcare needs and well-being of San
Fernando Valley residents. Encino Hospital in its commitment to serve
the special needs of seniors and their families has recently launched
the first Geriatric Emergency Department with Geriatric Inpatient program
"ONEgeneration is extremely proud of Dr.Prem Reddy, his family and
Prime Healthcare, and the critically important healthcare services they
provide to so many communities. We applaud their innovation, dedication
and persistence and are appreciative of our collaborative efforts,"
said Eva Chow Goetz, CEO of ONEgeneration.
Money raised at the gala will support ONEgeneration programs throughout
the San Fernando Valley. For more information on ONEgeneration, please visit
For more information on the Dr. Prem Reddy Family Foundation, please visit
Prime Healthcare Services
Prime Healthcare is an award-winning national hospital system with 34 acute-care
hospitals providing more than 35,000 jobs in ten states. Based in California
and one of the largest hospital systems in the
country, Prime Healthcare is committed to ensuring access to quality healthcare. It has been recognized as among the "100 Top Hospitals"
in the nation 33 times and among the "15 Top Health Systems"
three times, and is the only "10 Top Health System" west of the
Mississippi. Our hospitals have been recognized by The Joint Commission among the "Top Performers on Key Quality Measures" in 2014.
Prime Healthcare is dedicated to serving our patients and communities. Since 2010, our hospitals have provided more than $2 billion in charity
and uncompensated care. We provide more charity care than any other hospital
system in California (excluding public hospitals) and nearly double the
state average. With over $800 million invested in capital improvements
since 2005, we are committed to transforming all of our hospitals into
award-winning centers of excellence. For more information, please visit www.primehealthcare.com