Bear Valley Community Healthcare District Appoints New CEO

Big Bear Lake, CA, April 12, 2016 – The Board of Directors of Bear Valley Community Healthcare District is pleased to announce the appointment of John Friel as the new Chief Executive Officer effective May 9th, 2016. He will succeed David M. Faulkner, who has served as the Healthcare District’s Interim CEO since August of 2015. Board President Donna Nicely noted,“ The Board is thrilled to have unanimously approved John Friel as our new CEO. We believe that he is a great fit for the District, as well as the community.” She also expressed gratitude for the leadership provided by David Faulkner as Interim CEO. “He...

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School District, Healthcare District and City Council Candidate Forums Tonight On K-BEAR

Big Bear Valley, CA, November 5, 2012, 8am – The Lighthouse Project and the Chamber of Commerce hosted a series of candidate forums for this November’s local elections. If you were unable to attend the forum featuring the Bear Valley Unified School District, the Bear Valley Community Healthcare District, and the Big Bear Lake City Council, you can listen to a re-broadcast of the candidate forums on K-Bear tonight. Hear the School District candidates talk about their positions on local issues immediately following the news at 5pm, and listen to the Bear Valley Community Healthcare District candidates discuss the issues tonight after the news at 6pm.  Then following the news at 7pm you can hear the Big Bear Lake City Council candidate forum on K-BEAR...

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Bear Valley Community Hospital FREE Workshop

Big Bear Lake, CA, October 17, 2012, 6am – The Bear Valley Community Healthcare District (BVCHD) is encouraging the public to think about your health. The free workshop is entitled, Put Balance in Your Life and Stay independent with proper balancing and safe lifting techniques. The free workshop will be held at the Bear Valley Senior Center in Big Bear Lake on Friday, October 26th from 10am to 11am. You will learn about services available at Bear Valley Community Hospital, how your body works to maintain balance, simple exercises to improve balance, back pain, including reducing falls, and proper methods of lifting, handling, and carrying objects to protect against injury. For more information about the workshop visit the Bear Valley Community Healthcare District...

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