Wish Fulfilled: Fishing Trip of a Lifetime »

Posted: August 17, 2020

One more fishing trip is what NorthBay Hospice patient Alfonso Apodaca wished for, and the wish came true thanks to NorthBay’s Dream of a Lifetime program.

Alfonso, 49, grew up fishing and even taught his sons and daughter the hobby.... More»


Facebook Chat Will Focus on Back Pain »

Posted: August 13, 2020

“Taking Control of Your Aching Back” is the title of the next Doc Talk Live.

Physicians Edie Zusman, M.D. and Christopher Rumery, M.D. will team up for the live streaming video chat at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 19, on... More»


Chest Pain Registry Honors NorthBay »

Posted: August 12, 2020

The American College of Cardiology has once again recognized NorthBay Healthcare for its expertise and commitment to treating patients with chest pain, awarding NorthBay Medical Center with its NCDR Chest Pain — MI Registry Gold Performance Achievement Award for 2020.... More»


Stroke Program Again Earns Gold Plus Award »

Posted: August 12, 2020

NorthBay Medical Center has again received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award and also qualified for recognition on the Target: Stroke Honor Roll. The hospital has earned Stroke Association awards 5... More»


Fan Wins Latest #HealthTipTuesday Drawing »

Posted: August 12, 2020

Congratulations to NorthBay Healthcare Facebook fan Ivonne Vaughn, winner of the July #HealthTipTuesday drawing for a $50 Amazon gift card.

Ivonne recently moved to Virginia but has family ties and friends in Solano County and still follows the NorthBay Facebook... More»


Something Broken? Time for OUCH! »

Posted: August 3, 2020

Sprained your ankle? Broke your wrist? Sounds like it’s time for O.U.C.H.!

It’s better than it sounds. O.U.C.H. stands for Orthopedic Urgent Care at Hilborn.

The service was born in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic as a way... More»


Alzheimer’s Support Offered Via Phone, Video »

Posted: August 3, 2020

The Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group will meet by video or telephone at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 12.

The group, cosponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association and the NorthBay Healthcare Foundation, is facilitated by volunteers Bob Panzer, Donna Stewart, Sharen Podzimek and... More»


Support Groups Move Their Meetings Online »

Posted: August 3, 2020

The latest round of Gov. Gavin Newsom’s changes to COVID-19 safety guidelines now requires NorthBay Bereavement support groups to go online, reports Jennifer Flam, Bereavement and Volunteer coordinator for NorthBay Hospice & Bereavement.

“Grief is being felt individually and collectively... More»


Dad Finally Meets Yankee Doodle Baby »

Posted: July 30, 2020

At a time when happy stories seem few and far between, a joyful one played out in the NorthBay Healthcare NICU on July 21 when Senior Airman Alex Hull was able to hold his daughter, Elliana, for the first time.

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Coronavirus Testing Remains Limited in Solano »

Posted: July 30, 2020

Getting a COVID-19 test  is a challenge for many in Solano County, with prolonged turn-around times — up to 10 days — and full appointment schedules, which are hampering efforts to control the spread.

“Many of us have personal stories... More»