woman getting vaccinated

Written by Nora Wallace on in LVMC News

Appointments may now be made via the state’s MyTurn system for immunocompromised people ages 12 and older to receive an additional dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.

teenager getting vaccinated

Written by Nora Wallace on in LVMC News

During a collaborative community vaccine and backpack giveaway event, 245 people received COVID-19 vaccines, including 120 children.

LVMC

Written by Nora Wallace on in LVMC News

In compliance with the California Public Health Officer Order issued to help limit the spread of COVID-19, new visitation rules are now in effect for Lompoc Valley Medical Center and the Comprehensive Care Center.

LVMC Community Update

Written by Steve Popkin on in LVMC News

This week our CEO updates the community on the Santa Barbara County Masking Mandate, Covid Daily Case Rate, Vaccination progress, and Flu Season Results.

doctor handing patient medication

Written by LVMC on in Health & Wellness

Helping older adults manage their medications can often improve treatment adherence and reduce the risk for drug-related adverse effects.

kids walking to school

Written by Nora Wallace on in LVMC News

Lompoc Valley Medical Center, the Santa Barbara County Public Health Department, Lompoc Valley Community Healthcare Organization (LVCHO) and Healthy Lompoc Coalition, Santa Barbara County Promotores Network, Santa Maria- Lompoc NAACP, and the Lompoc Unified School District (LUSD) are partnering to host a free Vaccinate Lompoc and backpack giveaway day on Friday, Aug. 6.

LVMC Community Update

Written by Steve Popkin on in LVMC News

This week our CEO updates the community on COVID-19 and Vaccinations, Covid Hospitalizations and New Case Rate, and Vaccination Figures.

LVMC Community Update

Written by Steve Popkin on in LVMC News

This week our CEO updates the community on COVID-1 booster shots, Covid indicators, County Vaccination Demographics, and LVMC's employees of the quarter.

holding two fingers

Written by Roberta Phillips-Copeland on in Health & Wellness

Prince Harry’s recent discussion of using EMDR to improve his mental health has drawn attention to this therapy.

Michelle Hunt

Written by LVMC on in Staff Spotlight

Sometimes it takes a lifetime of job experiences to find the right fit.

group participating in painting class

Written by LVMC on in Health & Wellness

Therapeutic Recreation Week is an annual observance that raises awareness about the benefits of recreational therapy services in recovery.

man rubbing leg

Written by LVMC on in Health & Wellness

Restless legs syndrome is a neurological disorder that can be effectively treated and managed with a combination of healthy behaviors and medications.

Written by Jeremy Farnum on in Health & Wellness

Knowing what causes craniofacial abnormalities can help females experience healthier pregnancies and reduce their baby’s risk for developing these conditions.

doctor showing patient a model of a spine

Written by LVMC on in Health & Wellness

Scoliosis is a common spinal disorder that can be detected with a yearly physical examination and treated early on to prevent back pain and postural changes.

guy pushing his brother in wheelchair

Written by Nora Wallace on in Patient Stories

George Sartori found what he needed for his brother at the Comprehensive Care Center.