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 »

Coachella Valley voters approve expanding Desert Healthcare District boundries

The Desert Healthcare District now begins an exciting new chapter, more than doubling the size of the community it covers and creating two additional Board seats. On Tuesday, Nov. 6, voters overwhelmingly approved Measure BB to expand the District’s boundaries to cover the entire valley, including La Quinta, Indio, Coachella, the remainder of Palm Desert Read More »

ACHD Announces New Board Leadership and Honors Members at 66th Annual Meeting

The Association of California Healthcare Districts (ACHD) announced its 2018-19 leadership during  its 66th Annual Meeting in Pismo Beach, September 13-14. The Board of Directors elected Fallbrook Regional Health District Trustee Howard Salmon to serve as Chair, Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District Trustee Linda Rubin to serve as Vice Chair, Tahoe Forest Health System CEO Harry Read More »

Congratulations! Northern Inyo Healthcare District earns ‘Best Practices in Governance’ certification

In today’s ever-changing government landscape, it can be difficult for a small special district to rise, prove its merits and value, and in the process show the community that it holds itself accountable to a higher standard. For the last three years Northern Inyo Healthcare District steadily worked to do just that. Recently the effort Read More »