Marin General Hospital rebranded as health system

Marin General Hospital, the county’s largest hospital, is changing its name to the MarinHealth Medical Center. Several other components will operate under the new MarinHealth name as well: Marin General Hospital Foundation, a fundraising organization for the hospital; Prima Medical Foundation, which works in roundabout fashion to recruit physicians that will be loyal to Marin Read More »

Sept. 20 Grand Opening Set For $9 Million Health And Wellness Center

The official opening is coming soon for a 10,000-square foot facility heralded as western Calaveras county’s new “one-stop” health care mecca. This week, the Mark Twain Health Care District (MTHCD) board approved negotiating to hire Tina Terradista as general manager of the district’s $9 million Valley Springs Health and Wellness Center. A registered nurse, she Read More »

Beach Cities Health District eyes next step for its $530 million Healthy Living Campus in Redondo Beach

Following another round of public meetings this month over a proposed $530 million Healthy Living Campus in Redondo Beach, officials at the Beach Cities Health District were taking it all in at their offices near Redondo Unified High School this week. “I think what I’m left with,” said Tom Bakaly, the health district’s CEO, “is Read More »

Plumas District Hospital named a Rural Center of Excellence

U.C. Davis Health has named Plumas District Hospital as its newest Rural Center of Excellence. The special designation recognizes the Quincy-based health provider for becoming a training site for U.C. Davis medical students and for its emphasis on quality clinical care, especially in areas such as maternity services, medical training and performance improvement. “U.C. Davis Read More »

Northern Inyo Hospital selected for California Bridge Program

Northern Inyo Hospital is among 31 health facilities selected from across the state to participate in the California Bridge Program, an accelerated training program for healthcare providers facilitated by the Public Health Institute’s Bridge program to enhance access to around-the-clock treatment for substance use disorders. Program sites will receive funding, training, and technical assistance to Read More »

Kaweah Delta launches affiliation with country’s No. 1 heart hospital

Kaweah Delta Healthcare District has joined forces with Cleveland Clinic’s Heart & Vascular Institute, the No. 1 ranked heart program in the U.S. The announcement was made Friday, January 25, 2019 at Kaweah Delta in Visalia. The move greatly improves services for people seeking cardiovascular care in the Central Valley. To read the full article Read More »

Beach Cities Health District reduces footprint, adds rooftop gardens in Healthy Living Campus plans

The proposed Healthy Living Campus project coming to Redondo Beach hit a milestone Wednesday night. After postponing the project for almost a year, the Beach Cities Health District unveiled a revised master plan for its 11-acre campus between Prospect Avenue, Flagler Lane and Beryl Street in Redondo Beach. In January 2018, BCHD pressed pause on Read More »