St. John’s Regional Medical Center OXNARD, CA – November 2, 2017 – St. John’s Regional Medical Center (SJRMC), a Dignity Health Central Coast hospital, is pleased to welcome singer and songwriter Charlie Lustman to perform at the St. John’s Regional Cancer Center for patients, staff, and community members. Lustman, a jaw bone cancer survivor and […]

Oxnard Chamber – What is the future of healthcare – how will it be delivered and how will we pay for it? Will we be facing Medicare for all? Can California implement a “single-payer” system and figure out how to pay for it? What will happen to government entities who are currently strapped with funding […]

Part of Ventura County’s annual observance of World AIDS Day, this three-part program invites everyone to consider HIV/AIDS not just a medical issue, but as a social justice issue. Join us first for HIV/AIDS 101, a sexual health education session from 2:15–3:15 p.m. Then stay for the Positively Speaking panel of local residents living with HIV/AIDS from 3:20–5 […]

Join the Venerable Kusala, an American born Buddhist Monk ordained in the Zen tradition of Vietnam, for a Day of Mindfulness on January 13 at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Ventura. Step into the richness of silence in order to hear the rhythms of your own heart. We will practice sitting meditation, walking meditation, and eating meditation. We will listen to and reflect on dharma talks and […]

“Smart and Healthy Meal Options that are good for the heart and diabetes management” OXNARD, CA – (January 16, 2018) – St. John’s Regional Medical Center (SJRMC), a Dignity Health hospital, invites community members to get a healthy start this New Year by attending our upcoming healthy cooking classes. Attendees will learn how to prepare […]

“Smart and Healthy Meal Options that are good for the heart and diabetes management” OXNARD, CA – (January 16, 2018) – St. John’s Regional Medical Center (SJRMC), a Dignity Health hospital, invites community members to get a healthy start this New Year by attending our upcoming healthy cooking classes. Attendees will learn how to prepare […]

Ojai native plant guide Lanny Kaufer’s Herb Walks series will present clinical herbalist Jess Starwood in her first Ojai workshop on Saturday, February 3, 2018. Starwood is the owner of SunRaven Apothecary in Moorpark, California where she can be found brewing up herbal elixirs, teas and tonics, or leading group hikes, workshops and nature adventures. With her lifelong […]

St. John’s Regional Medical Center is pleased to announce, Hello Health: Living Well with Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes, a self-management program tailored to provide education, health checks and resources for those living with this condition. This free three-month program, offered in English and Spanish, is designed to provide individuals living with diabetes and pre-diabetes the tools to better […]