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NAMI VC Launches Program Aimed at Wellness in a Challenging World

NAMI VC Launches Program Aimed at Wellness in a Challenging World

Just in time for Mental Illness Awareness Week, NAMI Ventura County has launched a new pilot program designed to empower and encourage participants to actively address mental health using skills based in awareness, self-care and communication. Like all the non-profit’s program offerings, the Community Cares program is free to participants and available exclusively in webinar […]

St. John’s Regional Cancer Center Nurse Navigator Transitions to Virtual Patient Care during Pandemic

St. John’s Regional Cancer Center Nurse Navigator Transitions to Virtual Patient Care during Pandemic

Despite limitations, St. John’s Regional Cancer Center continues to support cancer patients Oxnard, CA– (October 8, 2020) – At St. John’s Regional Cancer Center (SJRCC), our bilingual and certified oncology nurse navigator, Alicia Zaragoza, NP-C, is at the front line, playing an integral role in the care of patients undergoing cancer treatment during COVID-19. The […]

Ambulatory Medicine – Watch Now on Demand: COVID-19 Ethics Seminar

Ambulatory Medicine – Watch Now on Demand: COVID-19 Ethics Seminar

  Ethics in Healthcare NOW WHAT??! Making Decisions in Uncertain Times – A Pandemic Perspective Did you catch our live, virtual Speaker Series event on making the right decisions for yourself and your loved ones during COVID-19? If not, we invite you to watch the recording online at your convenience. This free seminar, presented by […]

Dignity Health’s Integrated Breast Center at St. John’s Invites Community to 11th Annual VIRTUAL Breast Symposium

Dignity Health’s Integrated Breast Center at St. John’s Invites Community to 11th Annual VIRTUAL Breast Symposium

Medical experts discuss breast health in a new decade at a FREE virtual event held in recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month Oxnard, CA– (September 30, 2020) – St. John’s Regional Medical Center (SJRMC) and St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital (SJPVH), members of Dignity Health Central Coast, invite community members to attend the highly […]

New Data Suggests Very Low Risk of CCP Virus Infection in K-12 Schools

New Data Suggests Very Low Risk of CCP Virus Infection in K-12 Schools

BY GQ PAN Despite concerns of major CCP virus outbreaks in reopened K-12 school buildings, a new Brown University study suggests a very low risk of transmission among teachers and students who return to in-person instruction. Researchers at Brown University on Wednesday released their first set of data from the National COVID-19 School Response Data Dashboard, the university’s online […]

Ojai Valley Community Hospital Celebrates 50th ROSA Total Knee Replacement Surgery

Ojai Valley Community Hospital Celebrates 50th ROSA Total Knee Replacement Surgery

OVCH is the only Tri-counties hospital to offer the new ROSA Total Knee Replacement System  (Ojai, California) Ojai Valley Community Hospital is pleased to share that doctors have performed the 50th knee replacement surgery at the Ojai hospital using the cutting-edge ROSA Total Knee Replacement System, a new robotically-assisted surgical system that enhances total knee replacement surgery.   […]

Community Memorial Health System Offers Low-Cost Mammograms and Breast Screenings During October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Community Memorial Health System Offers Low-Cost Mammograms and Breast Screenings During October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

(Ventura and Ojai, California) Community Memorial Health System is dedicated to providing the best screening and imaging technologies to all women in the community. Early detection and awareness of breast cancer saves lives. Call now to schedule your mammogram!  CMHS is proud to participate in National Breast Cancer Awareness Month by offering low-cost breast imaging […]

6 Ways On Dealing With Your Negative And Worrisome Thinking

6 Ways On Dealing With Your Negative And Worrisome Thinking

By Stanley Popovich There are times that we encounter negative thoughts that can be difficult to manage. For some people, the more they try to get rid of the thoughts, the stronger the thoughts become and the more difficult they become to manage. As a result, here is a brief list of techniques that a […]

Metrolink Joins Over 100 Transit Agencies Nationwide in Health and Safety Pledge

Metrolink Joins Over 100 Transit Agencies Nationwide in Health and Safety Pledge

  American Public Transportation Association event brings agencies together for a shared commitment to safety for riders and employees  LOS ANGELES – Metrolink, Southern California’s passenger train service, today joined more than 100 transportation agencies from across the nation in a pledge to take the necessary steps to keep riders and employees safe from the spread […]

Dignity Health St. John’s Regional Medical Center to Open First All-Private-Room NICU in Ventura County

Dignity Health St. John’s Regional Medical Center to Open First All-Private-Room NICU in Ventura County

Dignity Health St. John’s Regional Medical Center is pleased to share that its new all private room Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) welcomed its first patient today, Tuesday, September 8. The Level III NICU features 20 all private rooms, allowing parents to stay close to their newborns receiving intensive care. The NICU is the first of its […]