Tag: Medical Arts Pharmacy

Medical Supplies Center Closes With “Heavy Heart”

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 16, 2013 – The medical building at the corner of Fox Farm Road and Sandalwood Drive is going through some more changes. Gloria Wandell, who co-owns the building with her husband Mark and Dr. Richard Baumgartner, says they are quickly phasing out the Medical Arts Supplies and Wellness Center. Starting in January, the space will be  leased out to General Practitioners.  The physicians will be restructuring the interior. The Wandells sold the pharmacy portion of their business to Walgreens in 2012, and hoped to continue selling medical supplies and equipment, but the already low reimbursement rates for Medi-Cal and Medicaid plummeted even further. After operating for 20 years on Garstin Drive, the business spent over 12 years at its current location. With this long history of serving locals, Gloria said that they love their patients and that they were closing the store with a “heavy heart.” The business is now referring patients to Palm Medical Supplies on Highland Avenue in San Bernardino, which can be reached by phone at (909)...

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Medical Arts Supplies Open House

Big Bear Lake, CA, November 9, 2012, 9am – Medical Arts Supplies & Wellness Center on Fox Farm Road is celebrating Women’s Wellness with an Open House Event. The Open House will take place on Tuesday, November 13 from 11am until 7pm. It will include Free Skin Care Consultations, Nutrition Education, Free Blood Glucose Screenings, and Free Blood Pressure Checks. A Mobility Supply Representative will be on-site, and there will be prizes, goodie bags, complimentary hor d’oevres and refreshments. A percentage of the proceeds from the Medical Arts Supplies & Wellness Center’s Open House will be donated to...

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Medical Arts Pharmacy Screens For Osteoporosis

Big Bear, Ca, October 21, 2011, 3:00pm – Medical Arts Pharmacy, Big Bear’s Good Neighbor Pharmacy, is hosting a free osteoporosis screening on Monday October 24th from 10:00am to 5:00pm.  Osteoporosis is the thinning of bone tissue and loss of bone density over time, and affects over 10 million people in the United States.   This will be the third year Medical Arts Pharmacy has held the free screening, and last year they served over 100 women and men.  “Our goal is to help women and men be proactive when it comes to Osteoporosis,” said Gloria Wandel, owner of Medical Arts Pharmacy.  The local Good Neighbor Pharmacy is part of the Osteoporosis Foundation, and will have a licensed technician providing the free screenings.  The screening is free for all, and everyone is encouraged to attend. [audio:http://kbhr933.com/wp-content/uploads/SP31125.mp3|titles=Med arts Osteo screening...

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