Armando Rojas and Family

in Patient Stories

Since childhood, Armando Rojas has always been a “big guy.” Three years ago, he weighed 407 pounds – the most he’d ever weighed. Even though he is 6-feet, 3-inches tall, that amount of weight put him at a BMI, or Body Mass Index, of 46. He was categorized as obese.

Danielle Cooper

in Patient Stories

When Danielle Cooper found herself unable to lose the weight she gained after back-to-back pregnancies, she tried diets, exercise, and limiting her food intake.

donations

in LVMC News

Since the emergence of the COVID-19 virus, the Lompoc Valley Medical Center staff, the Comprehensive Care Center, and Lompoc Health sites have experienced the generosity of our community in unexpected and touching ways.

LVMC Community Update

in LVMC News

This week our CEO updates the Lompoc Community on the COVID vaccines, new COVID cases, and COVID hospitalizations.

Dr. Raoufi

in LVMC News

Gastroenterologist Dr. Rahim Raoufi has been named the 2020 LVMC Physician of the Year. 

LVMC Community Update

in LVMC News

This week our CEO Steve Popkin updates the Lompoc community about Covid Vaccines, New Covid Cases, and Covid Hospitalizations.

person getting a shot

in LVMC News

Lompoc Valley Medical Center on Thursday afternoon received its first doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to prevent the Coronavirus disease caused by SARs-COV-2.

Lompoc Hospital mural

in Blog

After 10 years as an artistic showpiece at the entrance to LVMC, a colorful mural depicting the History of Medicine in the Lompoc Valley is getting a makeover.

Dr. Pierce

in Health & Wellness

The early days of the COVID-19 pandemic presented everyone, including LVMC, with an unprecedented set of circumstances. Everyone – from healthcare to education to commerce — had to react without the benefit of prior experience. To say that Covid-19 has impacted healthcare delivery in the U.S. would be a complete understatement.

Lompoc Hospital District Foundation

in Blog

For more than 30 years, we have been committed to raising money to help Lompoc Valley Medical Center purchase necessary medical equipment to expand services for our local residents. We have been an active and engaged provider of healthcare-related lectures and have worked diligently to promote enhanced access to care in the Lompoc Valley.

LVMC Community Update

in LVMC News

This week our CEO updates the community on vaccines, positivity rate, new Covid cases, and Covid hospitalizations.

directors gathered to receive award

in LVMC News

Lompoc Valley Medical Center has received the California Department of Public Health’s highest award level for its efforts to encourage the appropriate use of antimicrobials.

woman rolling a joint

in Health & Wellness

Marijuana use while breastfeeding may cause long-term child development issues for a baby.

LVMC Community Update

in LVMC News

This week our CEO update the Lompoc community on the upcoming stay-at-home order, new COVID cases and positivity rate, vaccinations, our retiring board president, Mr. Raymond Down, and much more.

New Board Members being sworn in

in LVMC News

A swearing-in ceremony was held Friday at Lompoc Valley Medical Center for two board members.