Ventura-Based Identity Medical Group Joins Dignity Health Medical Group

Posted by Brooke Burgess on 10/11/18 11:07 AM

Identity Medical Group and Dignity Health Medical Foundation (DHMF) announced today that Identity Medical Group is joining the Dignity Health family. Identity Medical Group, based in the Ventura region, will be changing their name to Dignity Health Medical Group.

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Monterey Bay Family Physicians Joins Dignity Health Medical Group

Posted by Brooke Burgess on 7/25/18 10:32 AM

Monterey Bay Family Physicians (MBFP) has joined Dignity Health Medical Group! The highly-regarded and established primary care practice located at 1066 South Green Valley Road in Watsonville has served the community for more than 20 years and will continue to do so now under the Dignity Health Medical Group name. 

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Managing Diabetes in the Heat

Posted by Alessandra Arif on 7/24/18 5:16 PM

Hot climates are not the most forgiving, especially when it comes to outdoor activities. During the peak of summer, high temperatures can be difficult for anyone to deal with. For those with diabetes, the heat can be even more troubling. Dr. Harshit Shah, an endocrinologist with Dignity Health Medical Group – Bakersfield, answers important questions related to managing diabetes in the heat. [Skip to video]

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Mercy Imaging Center Brings 3D Mammography to East Woodland

Posted by Nichole Baxter on 7/23/18 11:47 AM

Mercy Imaging Center now offers leading-edge 3D mammography technology at the Dignity Health Medical Foundation – East Woodland Clinic, as a part of the organization’s commitment to comprehensive women’s health. This is the first time 3D mammography is available in Woodland, saving patients commute time and making yearly screenings even easier, and more thorough, than before.

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Fireworks Safety From an Urgent Care Doctor

Posted by Nichole Baxter on 7/2/18 11:52 AM

If you plan on ringing in the Fourth of July with fireworks, make sure you don’t cut your celebrations short with a trip to the emergency room or urgent care. On average, 280 people have a fireworks-related medical emergency each day, during the month around Independence Day. To help you stay safe this season, Dr. Terry Lapid, with Dignity Health Medical Group – Dominican’s urgent care center, has a few recommendations.

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