LVMC Community Update

Written by Steve Popkin on in LVMC News

This week our CEO updates the community on the County's tier shift, COVID-19 vaccinations, our employees of the quarter, and much more.

Man stretching while siting in front of laptop

Written by LVMC on in Health & Wellness

Good posture is important to your overall health and offers a variety of benefits including reduced back pain, increased energy, and greater confidence.

nurses in ppe

Written by William Pierce, MD on in Staff Spotlight

During Nurses Week, our Chief of Staff gives a glimpse of nursing in the Critical Care Unit.

Ringworm

Written by LVMC on in Health & Wellness

Ringworm is a skin infection that is caused by a fungus.

rendering on Meningitis infection

Written by Lompoc Valley Medical Center on in Health & Wellness

The bacterial or viral infection known as meningitis can kill within 24 hours, so recognizing the symptoms is critically important.

prescription

Written by Lompoc Valley Medical Center on in LVMC News

There are probably a few unused or expired prescription medications in your bathroom or cabinets if you're like many people.

LVMC Community Update

Written by Steve Popkin on in LVMC News

This week our CEO updates the community on COVID-19 and the vaccine distribution.

three hospital volunteers

Written by Nora Wallace on in LVMC News

Each April, we celebrate National Hospital Volunteer Week and give thanks for the generosity of our volunteers  

LVMC Community Update

Written by Steve Popkin on in LVMC News

This week our CEO updates the community on the current state of COVID-19, vaccine distribution, and our transition to the State's MyTurn scheduling/registration system.

Vaccine Update

Written by Nora Wallace on in Advisories

Lompoc Valley Medical Center has not administered any Johnson & Johnson vaccine and LVMC is not expecting to receive any J&J vaccine in the future.

CCC residents speaking to students via ipad

Written by Nora Wallace on in LVMC News

By answering simple math equations and current event questions, CCC residents are helping a team of UCSB researchers.

LVMC Community Update

Written by Steve Popkin on in LVMC News

This week our CEO updates the community on COVID-19 and the status of the COVID-19 vaccine distribution.

Thao Carey

Written by Nora Wallace on in LVMC News

Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham has chosen Lompoc Valley Medical Center Critical Care Unit registered nurse Thao Carey as the 35th District Woman of the Year 2021.

Vaccine Update

Written by Nora Wallace on in LVMC News

Lompoc Valley Medical Center has now reached its capacity for vaccination appointments scheduled through the LVMC Vaccine call-in number or email and is transitioning its vaccine appointment system to the State of California’s MyTurn

man holding his stomach

Written by Dr. Rahim Raoufi, MD on in Health & Wellness

No one likes to talk about it, but millions of people suffer from Irritable bowel syndrome or inflammatory bowel disease.