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Rideout Health Foundation Announces 2015 “Favorite Physician” Award


MARYSVILLE, Apr. 10, 2015 -- With hundreds of votes from Rideout Health staff collected and counted, the Rideout Health Foundation announces Christopher Bradburn, DO, Medical Director, Rideout Emergency Department has been named Rideout Health’s Favorite Physician of the Year for 2015.

Dr. Bradburn is Board-certified in Emergency Medicine, he earned his medical degree from Western University Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific, graduating in 1998. His residency was served at Kern Medical Center.

The Emergency Department staff with whom he works believe that Dr. Bradburn embodies the qualities that emergency medicine physicians strive for — compassion and an unwavering commitment to his patients.

Dr. Bradburn was recognized time and again in his nominations for his continued commitment to providing quality and compassionate care.

“Dr. Bradburn is respected by his colleagues and loved by our patients,” said Carol Ramirez, VP, Foundation and Community Relations. “This recognition is a testament to his dedication and excellence in patient care.”

The Rideout Health Foundation has sponsored the “Favorite Physician of the Year” program since 2010, inviting staff to nominate and vote for the doctors they consider extra special, delivering exceptional care in an exceptional manner. Congratulations Dr. Bradburn, you are our Favorite Physician of the Year, 2015.

Rideout Health is the independent, non-profit, community-based healthcare organization that operates Rideout Memorial Hospital, Fremont Medical Center, the Rideout Cancer Center and other medical facilities around the Yuba-Sutter region. It also is the area’s largest non-government employer. In fulfillment of its mission to provide quality healthcare to everyone, regardless of financial circumstance, in recent years the organization provided about $50 million annually in unreimbursed or free medical care to uninsured or under-insured patients.

Rideout Health Foundation

Mission: The Rideout Health Foundation promotes the philanthropic contributions that advance the mission of Rideout Health.

Vision: To be a recognized leader in developing and implementing innovative programs that will improve the quality of life and the health of our communities.