Measure C – 2017 Recap

The original Masterplan contained 5 phases. Measure C would have covered the first 3 phases at a cost of $32,000,000.00. To complete phase 4 and 5, Kern Valley Healthcare District (KVHD) would have had to secure additional funding in approximately 5 years – most likely through another parcel tax or G.O. bond. The estimated overall […]

Open House Press Release

Press Release For Immediate Release Lake Isabella, California June 1, 2018 – Celebrating 50 years of service to the Kern Valley communities. Kern Valley Hospital originally opened in 1968 housing 12 acute and 12 long term care beds. The district comprised then as today, an area of approximately 400 square miles. The Board of Directors […]

Controlled Substance Initiative

In November 2011, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention declared prescription drug abuse to be a nationwide epidemic. Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental deaths, surpassing deaths due to motor vehicle accidents. The Kern Valley Hospital Foundation in partnership with the Kern Valley Healthcare District petitioned for and obtained a grant […]

Hospital Board Meeting Minutes and Highlights

Board Minutes – Oct 17 (002)