Tag: Bear Valley Hospital

Big Bear City Resident Involved In Fatal Accident

Big Bear City, CA, October 28, 2015 – On October 25, 2015, at approximately 1:12 PM, a fatal traffic collision occurred on SR-38, east of Canyon Road. At the time of the collision, there was a high overcast with clear visibility in place. Mr. Michael Gardner, an 18 year old male out of Hesperia, California, was driving a 2005 Ford F-150 and was westbound on SR-38, east of Canyon Road. Mr. Dennis Stevens, a 69 year old male from Big Bear City, was riding a 2015 Indian Scout motorcycle and was travelling eastbound on SR-38, approaching Mr. Gardner. Mr. Gardner allowed his vehicle to veer over the double yellow lines, striking Mr. Stevens’ motorcycle head-on. Mr. Stevens was transported to Bear Valley Hospital, but succumbed to his...

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Sara Russ Resigns as BVCHD Board President

Big Bear Lake, CA, October 24, 2014 – In a letter addressed to the Board of Directors of the Bear Valley Community Healthcare District dated October 20, 2014, Sara Russ announced her resignation as President of the Board, effective immediately. According to Russ, her husband recently accepted a teaching position at a local college, which unfortunately requires them to move off the mountain. The Board wishes Sara’s family well as they set out on their new adventure. BVCHD is now in the process of identifying the steps required to fill the vacant seat with the assistance of the Registrar of Voters and District Legal...

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Free Hypertension & Diabetes Workshop

Big Bear Lake, CA, October 23, 2012, 6am – The Bear Valley Community Healthcare District is offering a free workshop entitled, Evil Twins – Hypertension & Diabetes. You will learn how to make lifestyle modifications that can reduce your risk and lead to living a healthier life. The workshop will be held at the Bear Valley Senior Center in Big Bear Lake on Tuesday , October 30th from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. You will learn about services available at BVCHD, symptoms and causes of Hypertension/Diabetes, who is at risk, and how diet, weight loss and exercise can improve your health. For more information about the workshop visit the BVCHD...

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