Helping Those on the Frontline
NorthBay Healthcare is working around-the-clock to provide the highest quality of care for our community. From the outset of the global Coronavirus pandemic, we have been prepared for the challenge today and what is to come tomorrow. Here are ways you can support our community and healthcare efforts during this crucial time.
Overwhelming Generosity – From Masks to Meals
NorthBay Healthcare wants to thank you all – businesses, service groups and many, many individuals – for the outpouring of generosity in recent weeks as our health care system does its best to prepare for what comes next during this growing COVID-19 pandemic.
We have been touched, and amazed every single day, by the thoughtful gifts and donations – gloves, masks, face shields, healthy juices, snacks, meals and the thoughtful cards of encouragement – offered up to help our staff. We appreciate the local newspapers and the community on social media sharing our story of ... Read More About How You Can Give
Please, Shelter at Home
First and foremost, please heed the statewide order to shelter at home and adhere to social distancing. Gov. Newsom and local public health officials have released definitive guidelines. See Solano County's Shelter at Home order. This is the best way to stop the spread of COVID-19. The fewer of our friends, neighbors and loved ones who become ill, the more resources will be available to care for those who are infected.
Businesses or organizations seeking to donate materials, including personal protective equipment (PPE), may contact Pam Venturi, (707) 646-3154, PVenturi@NorthBay.org for a list of what NorthBay Healthcare needs and how to get it to us. Personal Protective Equipment Donations NorthBay Healthcare will accept donations, including protective equipment and sanitizing items. We are accepting donations, Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to noon, and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at:
NorthBay Healthcare Administration Center
4500 Business Center Drive, Fairfield, CA
Look for “Donation Drop-Off” signs in the driveway circle
We can accept these materials:
- Packaged, unused protective goggles
- Unopened containers of disinfectants and disinfecting wipes
- Unopened containers of hand sanitizer
- Unopened packages of disposable gloves
- Unused N95 respirators and surgical masks. They can be opened, as long as they have not been used
Please note: We cannot accept any other supplies at this time and must keep storage space at our donation sites available for the items above.
Give to Local Blood Banks
All hospitals, ours included, are facing potential blood shortages as our supply partners report a drop in donations. We work very closely with our blood provider, Vitalant, which is extending hours at its Fairfield office and in other locations. Learn how healthy individuals can donate locally, or see a list of all Vitalant locations. Please schedule your appointment, so Vitalant can more easily maintain social distancing.
In This Together
On behalf of our healthcare workers and our entire organization, we want to thank the scores of individuals who have reached out to us, and those of you willing to assist us in overcoming this health emergency.