Vaccine Update

Written by Nora Wallace on

Beginning Friday, Nov. 18, Lompoc Valley Medical Center will provide community COVID-19 vaccination clinics from 3 to 5 pm on Fridays. 

Colorthon runners throwing color

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Registration is open for the 2022 Lompoc Hospital District Foundation Colorthon 5K at the Mission Club in Vandenberg Village on Oct. 29

CCC entrance

Written by Nora Wallace on

Lompoc Valley Medical Center's skilled nursing facility, the Comprehensive Care Center, is seeking applicants now for its Nursing Assistant Training Program. The program begins in November.

LVMC Community Update

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This week our CEO Steve Popkin updates the community on COVID, vaccinations, hospital visitation restrictions, new Lompoc Health providers, and Leapfrog Value Score.

Vaccine Update

Written by Nora Wallace on

Based on updated guidance released Tuesday, April 5 by the California Department of Public Health, a second COVID-19 booster dose is recommended for people ages 50 and older, regardless of whether there are underlying health conditions.

LVMC Community Update

Written by Steve Popkin on

This week our CEO updates the community on Vaccination clinics, Hospitalization, Vaccine Boosters, cahnges in mandates, and more.

LVMC Community Update

Written by Steve Popkin on

This week our CEO updates the community on COVID-19 hospitalizations, vaccination/boosters, staffing, hospital visitation, and the CCC.

Lompoc Valley Medical Center

Written by Naishadh Buch, PharmD on

COVID-19 remains a concern to public health and, in order to prevent its further spread in hospitals, the following limited and temporary public health requirements are necessary at this time. 

LVMC will either verify that visitors are fully vaccinated or, for unvaccinated or incompletely vaccinated visitors, verify documentation of a negative SARS-CoV-2 test within the prior 48 hours of requested entry. In the absence of either, visitors may not be granted entry into the facility (some exceptions apply, see ‘Visitor Exceptions’ below).

LVMC Community Update

Written by Steve Popkin on

This week our CEO updates the community on our vaccination clinics, vaccination figures, good and bad news about COVID-19 in SB county, and changes to our visitation policy.

LVMC

Written by Melissa Debacker, MSN, RN, CPHQ, HACP on

Lompoc Valley Medical Center recognizes the important role of visitors in the mental health and well being of hospitalized patients. LVMC visitor guidelines have been revised to ensure patient support during hospitalization, with a focus on minimizing the spread of COVID-19 exposure to protect patients and staff. The following guidelines are based on current guidance from California Department of Public Health and in effect.

LVMC Community Update

Written by Steve Popkin on

This week our CEO updates the community on Vaccination Clinics, Omicron, Hospitalizations, our new Physician of the Year, and more.

Dr. Khawar Gul

Written by Nora Wallace on

Cardiologist Dr. Khawar Gul has been named Lompoc Valley Medical Center Physician of the Year for 2021.

Vaccine Update

Written by Jeremy Farnum on

The Vaccination Clinic will be open from 12:30 to 6 pm Friday, with a large turn-out anticipated. We strongly recommend you make an appointment.

LVMC Community Update

Written by Steve Popkin on

Thiis week our CEO updates the community on vaccination clinics, vaccination figures, Covid figures, Covid hospitalizations, the CCC, and our Foundation.

nurses putting on ppe

Written by Lorraine Jones, RN, MSN on

The Comprehensive Care Center in Lompoc is now offering a New Nurse Graduate Residency program for Licensed Vocational Nurses and Registered Nurses.