MCH HAS A NEW ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES MANAGER

One of our own has returned to Mountains Community Hospital and is accomplishing great things! Danny Pensabene grew up on the East Coast.  In 2005 he moved to California to seek new job opportunities and better weather.  You name it, and Danny has done it!  As a self-proclaimed “Jack of all trades”, he has enjoyed […]

   Last Modified: 1/18/18, 12:55pm.


HIGH FREQUENCY EMERGENCY RADIO STATION NOW INSTALLED AT MCH

Mountains Community Hospital is proud to announce that they have received the gift of a new high-frequency (HF) two-way radio and a new vertical antenna on the roof. This new backup radio system for emergency communications was made possible by donations from the Mountain Top Amateur Radio Association (MTARA). The system now allows the hospital […]

   Last Modified: 1/11/18, 2:09pm.


NEW WOMEN’S HEALTHCARE SERVICES OFFERED AT MCH

Mountains Community Hospital is excited to announce that, starting this Friday, January 5, MCH will be offering additional women’s healthcare services at our Lake Arrowhead Rural Health Clinic. We have a new women’s health provider, Ruth Mielke, Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner and PhD, who comes to us from Cal State University Fullerton’s School of Nursing. […]

   Last Modified: 1/10/18, 7:14am.


YIKES….COULD I HAVE BEEN EXPOSED TO RABIES??

While those of us who live in the San Bernardino Mountains enjoy a tranquil and peaceful life, hiking among our wooded areas, there are some dangers that we need to be aware of.  One of those is the risk of being bitten by a rabid animal. 11 million people enjoy camping each year in the […]

   Last Modified: 12/27/17, 10:21am.


TIME IS RUNNING OUT TO ENROLL OR RENEW IN COVERED CALIFORNIA

COVERED CALIFORNIA OPEN ENROLLMENT: NOV. 1, 2017– JAN. 31, 2018 RENEWAL FOR EXISTING COVERED CALIFORNIA PLANS: OCT. 15, 2017 – DEC. 15, 2017 Mountains Community Hospital’s Eligibility Specialist is still available to assist persons with questions, renewal or enrollment for Covered California. She can be reached at (909) 336-3651 ext. 3535. Are you currently in a Covered […]

   Last Modified: 12/14/17, 8:29am.


Palliative or Hospice Care?

The 2017 National Health & Wellness Association has designated November as Hospice & Palliative Care Month. Mountains Community Hospital has a wonderful Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF), that specializes in palliative and hospice (end-of-life) care. The staff have received their training and certification through City of Hope. The objective of both palliative and hospice care is […]

   Last Modified: 12/7/17, 7:39am.


Covered California Plan Enrollment Currently Taking Place

Are you currently in a Covered California plan or in need of insurance??? Are you unsure if you qualify for Medi-Cal? Persons wishing to schedule an appointment with a Covered California Enrollment Counselor, who can assist with Questions, Renewal or Enrollment, are encouraged to call Mountains Community Hospital’s Eligibility Specialist at (909) 336-3651 ext. 3535. […]

   Last Modified: 11/22/17, 10:04am.


Detecting & Living with Diabetes

Diabetes is a major medical condition that can be managed. You may have wondered how you develop diabetes. You may worry that your children will develop it too. Diabetes does not seem to be inherited in a simple pattern. Yet clearly, some people are more likely to develop diabetes than others. Diabetes mellitus refers to […]

   Last Modified: 11/16/17, 7:48am.


TeleConnect Therapies-Healing that Comes to You

TeleConnect Therapies (TCT) has been providing the services of Licensed Clinical Social Workers and Licensed Clinical Psychologists through TeleHealth at Mountains Community Hospital’s Rural Health Clinic since 2009. The MCH Telehealth system uses high-definition video cameras and secure internet connections for real-time videoconferencing between patients and therapists.   TCT Co-Owners Dawn Sampson, LCSW and Dr. Mindy […]

   Last Modified: 11/9/17, 8:21am.


Renew or Enroll in a Covered California Plan Now

Are you currently in a Covered California plan or in need of insurance??? Are you unsure if you qualify for Medi-Cal? Persons wishing to schedule an appointment with a Covered California Enrollment Counselor, who can assist with Questions, Renewal or Enrollment, are encouraged to call Mountains Community Hospital’s Eligibility Specialist at (909) 336-3651 ext. 3535. […]

   Last Modified: 11/2/17, 8:52am.