NIHD Named Healthcare District of the Year

Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s success with its new Medication Assisted Treatment program garnered the District top honors last week from the Association of California Healthcare Districts (ACHD). Chief Executive Officer Kevin S. Flanigan, MD MBA credited the achievement to the effort put forward by the entire NIHD team with securing the honor. “From the Board Read More »

Petaluma Health Care District Board President Elece Hempel Honored as Trustee of the Year by Association of California Health Care Districts

PETALUMA, Calif., October 18, 2019 – The Association of California Health Care Districts (ACHD) honored Petaluma Health Care District (PHCD) Board President Elece Hempel as Trustee of the Year at a ceremony on October 10. The award recognizes the health care district trustee — chosen from the entire state — who has most notably impacted his or her Read More »

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 »