February 17, 2017 RSS feed / Health & Wellness

Foundation fetes benefactors

The Community Memorial Healthcare Foundation will present its 44th Benefactors’ Ball Sat., April 22, with proceeds benefiting the new Community Memorial Hospital.  More...

Final report gives community paramedic pilot project the thumbs up

A pilot project that trained paramedics to provide medical care beyond the first-responders’ traditional roles of simply transporting patients to emergency rooms could save lives and money if it was duplicated across the state, according to a f More...

Healing center opens in town

A Healing Place–The Estates is a new treatment center for Ventura County residents with chronic pain, psychological disorders and addiction at 601 E. Daily Drive, Ste. 205.  More...

Public safety dispatcher helps man deliver his wife’s baby

New hire was a week on the job

Katie Farber will never forget the call. It came in last month, during her first week as a public safety dispatcher for the Ventura County Fire Department. Oxnard resident Supreme Dow was on the phone and needed help. More...