Sara Whatley, DO, Joins Dignity Health Medical Group in the Ventura Region

Posted by Nichole Baxter on 10/13/17 11:48 AM

When our family grows stronger, so does yours! The healing power of humankindness grows stronger when we bring together the smartest physicians and health care providers we know. It’s why we’re welcoming a well-known provider in the Camarillo community into the Dignity Health family. 

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7 Things You Should Talk to Your Doctor About If You Think You’ve Been Exposed to Valley Fever

Posted by Nichole Baxter on 9/28/17 1:33 PM

If you’re experiencing symptoms of valley fever, or you think you’ve been exposed to the fungus that causes valley fever, contact your doctor’s office. Remember that valley fever is not contagious from person to person — it is contracted by inhaling certain fungal spores found in soil. Those working in close contact with soil, that live in areas where valley fever is common, should be extra careful. Since there is no cure yet for this disease, prevention is very important.

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Valley Fever in Kern County: Signs, Symptoms, and Treatment

Posted by Nichole Baxter on 9/28/17 1:15 PM

Valley fever goes by many names. Some people refer to the infection as cocci, desert rheumatism, California fever or San Joaquin fever. This condition is caused by a fungus that lives in soil throughout Kern County and other parts of the world. When dormant soil with Coccidioides fungus growing beneath it is upturned, microscopic spores are released into the air. Inhaling these spores is what causes valley fever and it is extremely rare to contract the infection any other way. 

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Redding Native Named Director of Operations

Posted by Nichole Baxter on 9/27/17 4:11 PM

Dignity Health Medical Foundation has announced that Redding native Roxanne Bullock has been promoted to Director of Operations for Dignity Health Medical Group – North State. In this role, Bullock will lead operations for seven clinics located in Redding and Red Bluff.

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Dignity Health Medical Group - Sequoia Opens New Care Center in San Carlos

Posted by Gail Verderico on 12/8/14 1:00 PM

Dignity Heath Medical Group — Sequoia is pleased to announce the opening of our new care center located at 1660 San Carlos Avenue in San Carlos, CA.  

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