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Tri-City Medical Center Leads the Way for Innovative Video Remote Interpreting Technology

By   /  July 23, 2015  /  North County  /  No Comments

OCEANSIDE, Calif., July 22, 2015 – Tri-City Medical Center has become the first hospital in San Diego to implement video remote interpreting using Stratus Video, the latest communication tool for delivering care to Limited English Proficiency patients, to serve the diverse North County community. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, California has the highest number of foreign language […]

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Vista Community Clinic Presents Health & Safety Day

By   /  February 10, 2015  /  Local  /  No Comments

Vista Community Clinic presents Health & Safety Day, Bringing Fun and Education to Vista! Vista … Vista Community Clinic presents Health & Safety Day on Saturday, February 21st from 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM in the Vista Village (the shopping center that stretches from The Wave Waterpark, past the Krikorian Movie Theater to Starbucks on […]

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Confirmed Measles Cases Reported in San Diego County

By   /  January 21, 2015  /  North County  /  No Comments

Like the 10 confirmed measles cases reported in the county earlier this year associated with a measles outbreak at Disneyland, these three individuals traveled to Disneyland on Dec. 18, 2014. None of them had been vaccinated for measles.  Two have recovered from their illnesses, and one is currently ill and isolated at home. Laboratory testing […]

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10 Tips To Make 2015 Your Best Year Yet!

By   /  January 14, 2015  /  Local  /  No Comments

  It’s the beginning of a new year, and this is the time where everyone wants a fresh start. Get rid of all the negative and bring on all the positive. But “resolutions” can be challenging. They are often made when people are feeling motivated and positive. But what happens when that motivation and positive […]

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Metahuman Fitness Hosts Boys and Girls Club Workout

By   /  December 4, 2014  /  Local  /  No Comments

Saturday, December 13  at 9 am – Boys & Girls Club of Vista – 410 W California Ave, Vista.   Two  workouts from 9am-10am -one workout for the adults -one workout for the kids In the Boys & Girls Club gymnasium. One half of the gym will be the adults workout, the other half of […]

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Vista Community Clinic 28th Annual Holiday Homes Tour

By   /  November 24, 2014  /  Local, News, North County  /  No Comments

Vista, CA— Vista Community Clinic’s 28th Annual Holiday Homes Tour will offer visitors the opportunity to get a close-up look at four spectacular private residences in Vista decorated for the holidays and to visit the historic Rancho Buena Vista Adobe. The tour will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 7. Featured Homes in […]

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Kaiser Permanente and Target Team Up

By   /  November 19, 2014  /  Local  /  No Comments

Seems shopping isn’t the only thing you can do at the Target store in Vista and Mission Valley; now you can see a nurse. Kaiser Permanente is teaming up with Target to open four medical clinics inside their stores in Southern California. With two clinics in San Diego County — one in Vista and the […]

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VCC Offers Free Covered California Plan Renewal Assistance

By   /  October 23, 2014  /  Local, News  /  No Comments

VISTA, CA—Vista Community Clinic (VCC), a Certified Covered California Enrollment Entity, is now offering free Covered California plan renewal assistance to patients and community residents. Certified VCC enrollment counselors are available to assist with renewal of health plans, changing plans, adding members and updating information that may impact premium assistance. The service is free and […]

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Stay Active to be Fit!

By   /  October 16, 2014  /  Local, News  /  No Comments

What does it take to become Healthy and Fit? Do you need fancy machines, the latest most expensive technology? Do you need to be in Great shape to begin exercising?  NO! Most people fail to even begin their “Fitness Journey” because they can’t afford a gym membership, they may be intimated to join a gym, […]

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Vista Community Clinic to Host Breast Cancer Awareness Event

By   /  October 16, 2014  /  Local, News  /  No Comments

VISTA, CA—Vista Community Clinic (VCC) will host a breast cancer education conference from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 18 at the VCC: Vale Terrace Women’s Center, 1000 Vale Terrace Drive, Vista. Breast Cancer Awareness: What You Should Know – What You Can Do will feature education and information on the importance of early […]

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Can all US Hospitals Safely Treat Ebola?

By   /  October 13, 2014  /  News, State and National  /  No Comments

A breach of infection control resulting in a Dallas health worker getting Ebola raises fresh questions about whether hospitals truly can safely take care of people with the deadly virus, as health officials insist is possible. Even in the United States, with the best conditions and protective gear available, mistakes can happen that expose more […]

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Vista Community Clinic Celebrates Renovation and Dedication of VCC: Pier View

By   /  October 12, 2014  /  News, North County  /  No Comments

OCEANSIDE, CA—Vista Community Clinic (VCC) will host a celebration to mark the renovation of VCC: Pier View and the dedication of the site as the Karen Talamantez Memorial Clinic at 5:30 p.m., Oct. 16. VCC: Pier View, one of five VCC clinic sites, is located at 818 Pier View Way in Oceanside. The event marks the […]

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Vista Community Clinic Offers Flu Vaccine Clinics

By   /  October 10, 2014  /  Local, News, North County  /  No Comments

VISTA, CA—Vista Community Clinic (VCC) will offer the influenza vaccine to adults 19 and older at two walk-in flu vaccine clinics at the following dates and times. The flu vaccine will be available at VCC: Vale Terrace, 1000 Vale Terrace Drive, Vista on Wednesdays from 8 to 10 a.m. and 5 to 7 p.m., Oct. 15-Nov. 12. A second flu vaccine […]

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Free Health & Wellness Fair

By   /  October 10, 2014  /  Local, News  /  No Comments

Saturday, October 11 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.  Vista Branch Library at  700 Eucalyptus Ave., Vista (760) 643-5100 Activities for All Ages • Health and Wellness Screenings Healthy Snacks • Tips for Active Living Cooking Demonstrations • Prizes and Giveaways View the San Diego Legends Art Exhibit and meet Legend Ofelia Escobedo! This event supports […]

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Metahuman Fitness Now Open In Vista

By   /  October 9, 2014  /  The Back Page  /  No Comments

The founders of this new business are a “Power” couple that shares a love and passion for Health and Fitness. Dave was born and raised in New York and Lisett was born in Chile, South America. When Lisett was 6 years old, she moved to NY and later met Dave who was a personal Trainer […]

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November’s National Hospice and Palliative Care Month Good Time to Plan Ahead

By   /  October 7, 2014  /  News, North County  /  No Comments

HERE’S to your HEALTH By Sharon Lutz, RN, BSN, CHPN; Executive Director, Hospice of the North Coast    A longtime Hospice of the North Coast (HNC) supporter recently lost his wife of 62 years. Thankfully, the illness that terminated her life was brief and, for the most part, free of pain. Her beloved husband’s anguish was […]

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New Time For Vitamin Shots at Rehabilitation Wellness Center

By   /  October 6, 2014  /  Local, News  /  No Comments

Vitamin Injections are one extra way to stay healthy this fall!    Every Monday Evenings 5:30 pm to 6 pm – No Appointment Necessary Stay Healthy….Improve Sleep…. Manage Stress or Anxiety….Boost Immune Health….Improve Moods…. This and more can be helped with Vitamin B-12 injections. This service is brought to us by Naturopath, Kelly Austin who also provides this service […]

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Vista Community Clinic (VCC) Launches New Website

By   /  October 2, 2014  /  News, North County  /  No Comments

VISTA, CA—Vista Community Clinic (VCC), a regionally and nationally recognized provider of high quality health care in North San Diego County, has launched a new website designed to provide patients with easy and efficient access to information about VCC services and health education programs. The site is available in English and Spanish. “We have created […]

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