Doctor’s Life on the Front Lines is Just His Job »

Posted: September 9, 2020

It’s 6:45 a.m. and Infectious Disease Specialist Gregory Warner, D.O., walks into the COVID-19 pod in the Intensive Care Unit at NorthBay Medical Center. He’s wearing a mask but soon begins donning even more protective equipment — a process he... More»


NorthBay Began Plasma Treatment Through Mayo »

Posted: September 9, 2020

NorthBay Healthcare recently began using plasma therapy to treat COVID-19 patients, joining a network of thousands of hospitals across the country.

The treatment involves transfusing plasma donated by someone who has recovered from COVID-19 into a hospitalized COVID patient. Plasma... More»


#HealthTip Winner a Familiar Face »

Posted: September 9, 2020

The latest winner of the #HealthTipTuesday drawing for a $50 Amazon gift card may be a familiar face to some NorthBay Healthcare staff.

Kathie Thoming, former prenatal educator, worked at NorthBay for 20-plus years and is a regular follower and... More»


Staff-Generated Video Says: ‘We Are One’ »

Posted: September 9, 2020  

At NorthBay Healthcare, we are one.

That’s the message of a video featuring several NorthBay departments — from ambulatory surgery to the 2 North COVID-19 wing, to honor their work and encourage them through the recent challenge of the pandemic.

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Longtime Guild Volunteer’s Lasting Legacy »

Posted: August 31, 2020

NorthBay Healthcare is mourning the loss of longtime Guild volunteer Carol Joan Graham, who died Aug. 14. She was 86.

Carol was born Aug. 27, 1933, in Sacramento, where she attended school and later met her husband, Walter, to whom... More»


Beware the Air Out There »

Posted: August 20, 2020

The air quality in Vacaville Thursday morning was as bad as it has ever been: 283 on the Air Quality Index. Experts say anything over 100 is unhealthy. By mid-afternoon it had dropped to 243.

The silver lining on the... More»


Hospitals, Clinics Open, Despite Wildfires »

Posted: August 20, 2020

As evacuation orders were lifted in Fairfield and parts of Vacaville, NorthBay Healthcare leaders emphasized that hospitals, emergency departments and all medical care offices are open and fully operational.

Even at the peak of evacuations, NorthBay VacaValley Hospital in Vacaville... More»


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»