BVCHD Offers Free Immunization Clinic


Big Bear Lake, CA, July 16, 2012, noon - Bear Valley Community Healthcare District will be working in conjunction with the Vaccines for Children Program (VFC) to update and administer any recommended vaccines to qualified candidates free of charge. In order to qualify for the vaccine program your child must be under the age of 19 and be Medi-Cal … [Read more...]

Hot And Saucy Night To Benefit BVCHD


Big Bear Lake, CA, July 6, 2012, 8:00am - The Bear Valley Community Healthcare District (BVCHD) Hospital Auxiliary invites everyone to an evening of mixed drinks and tasting favorite dishes provided by local restaurants. Hot and Saucy Night is coming up on Wednesday, July 25 at 5pm. Local participating restaurants include the Azteca Grill, Sonora … [Read more...]

Ground Breaking for New “Brenda Boss Family Resource Center”


Big Bear Lake, CA, May 9, 2012, 3:00pm - Under sunny, blue skies the Bear Valley Community Healthcare District broke ground on Wednesday morning for a new facility on hospital property on Garstin Drive.  The new facility will be known as The Brenda Boss Family Resource Center to honor Brenda Boss for her years of dedication and determination … [Read more...]

Otto Lacayo Appointed As New Bear Valley Healthcare District Board Member

Big Bear, Ca, July 29, 2011, 4:00pm - The Bear Valley Community Healthcare District swore in new board member Otto Lacayo on July 29th after he was appointed by the Board of Directors in a unanimous vote.  Four people submitted applications for the position that was left vacant when former board president Dr. Christopher Fagan resigned.  The … [Read more...]

BVCHD Seeks Applicants For Open Board Position

Big Bear, Ca, July 9, 2011, 12:00pm - The Bear Valley Community Healthcare District announced today that they will be taking applications in the form of questionnaire’s for the open board position, left vacant when Christopher Fagan, MD resigned from the Board of Directors on June 14th.  Anyone interested in being appointed for the position is … [Read more...]

BVCHD Meets Tonight To Discuss Board Vacancy Replacement Process

Big Bear, Ca, June 28, 2011, 12:00pm - The Bear Valley Community Healthcare District Board of Directors will meet of their regularly scheduled meeting today at 5:30pm.  Board members will go into closed session to discuss appointing new legal counsel, and will conduct an employee performance evaluation for CEO Mark Hesckel.  In open session, … [Read more...]

Dr. Fagan Resigns From Bear Valley Community Healthcare District Board

Big Bear, Ca, June 15, 2011, 12:00pm - Bear Valley Community Healthcare District announced today the resignation of Board President Christopher Fagan, M.D. from its Board of Directors effective immediately. Dr. Fagan submitted his letter of resignation on June 14th to Vice President of the Board of Directors of the Bear Valley Healthcare District, … [Read more...]

Bear Valley Community Healthcare District Appoints Marc Hecksel As CEO

Marc Hecksel

Big Bear Lake, CA, February 25, 2011, 9:00am  - Bear Valley Community Healthcare District has announced the appointment of Marc L. Hecksel as Chief Executive Officer, effective February 28. Mr. Hecksel brings nearly thirty years of health care experience to the position. He will be responsible for leading the hospital’s overall operations, … [Read more...]

BBARWA Wins Outhouse Race: Gives Winnings to Family and School District


Big Bear Lake, Ca, September 03, 2010, 4:00pm - The Big Bear Area Regional Wastewater Agency, also known as BBARWA, has recently become the first to win the Old Miners Outhouse Race.  Team BBARWA consisted of 5 employees including: Fred Uhler, Jeremy Sweeney, Troy Bemisdafer, Clayton Cunningham, and Ron Roberts,  who pushed and steered the … [Read more...]