New Orthopedic Center Opens
Mercy Hospitals of Bakersfield Southwest Campus recently opened an Orthopedic and Hand Center in order to continue meeting the community's healthcare needs. The Center, affiliated with Drs. Alfred Coppola, Matthew Malerich, and Albert Swafford, will operate as an outpatient department and is located where the Mercy Medi Center used to be. Urgent care services have moved to a rapid care area inside the emergency department. For more information, please call the center at 663-6550.