FREE WOMEN’S WELLNESS SEMINAR MONDAY

A free women’s wellness seminar will present issues relevant to women, such as uterine fibroids, pelvic disorders, peri- and post-menopause, and the importance of screenings for early detection of cancers and osteoporosis. Dr. Andrea Randall, a gynecologist with the Morongo Basin Community Health Center, will take questions following the seminar.

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FREE HEALTH AND COMMUNITY RESOURCE FAIR IN TWENTYNINE PALMS SATURDAY

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District, in partnership with the City of Twentynine Palms and Hi-Desert Medical Center, are hosting a free Health and Community Resource Fair, this Saturday, October 14 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Luckie Park in Twentynine Palms. Z107.7 will broadcast live as you are invited

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MEET LOCAL FIRST-RESPONDERS AT A PANCAKE BREAKFAST SATURDAY

Meet some of the Morongo Basin’s first responders at a pancake breakfast. Presented by Joshua Tree Search and Rescue, the breakfast is set for Saturday, September 16, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Twentynine Palms Visitor’s Center on the corner of Highway 62 and Desert Queen Avenue. Chat with

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HEALTHCARE DISTRICT TO LOOK AT SLIDING SCALE FEES TONIGHT

The governing board of the Morongo Basin Healthcare District will meet tonight and discuss setting up a sliding fee discount program for its low-income residents. Managing editor Tami Roleff has more… At its meeting tonight, the Morongo Basin Healthcare District’s governing board will discuss setting up a sliding fee discount

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HEALTHCARE DISTRICT SETS SPECIAL MEETING FOR CEO PERFORMANCE EVALUATION

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District board of directors will hold a special meeting at 3 p.m. Monday, July 17. The sole item on the agenda is a performance evaluation of the chief executive officer Jackie Combs. The meetings will be held in district offices at 6530 La Contenta Road, Suite

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MORONGO BASIN HEALTHCARE DISTRICT BOARD IN CLOSED SESSION TOMORROW

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District will hold a special, closed session meeting Wednesday, June 28 at 4 p.m. The sole item on the agenda is a performance evaluation of the chief executive officer, Jackie Combs. The meeting will be held in the district’s office at 6530 La Contenta Road, Suite

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MORONGO BASIN HEALTHCARE BOARD MEETS THIS AFTERNOON

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District board of directors will hold a special meeting at 2 p.m. this afternoon, Wednesday, June 21. The sole item on the agenda is a performance evaluation of the chief executive officer, Jackie Combs. The board will take up the evaluation again in another closed session

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“SUMMER SPLASH” IN JOSHUA TREE SATURDAY

Kick off your summer fun with a 5K splash run/walk in Joshua Tree. The Summer Splash event, set for Saturday, June 17, is co-hosted by the Joshua Tree Parks and Rec Department, Rotary Club, and Morongo Basin Healthcare District. The event at Sunburst Park in Joshua Tree is from 9

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SPECIAL MEETING SET FOR MORONGO BASIN HEALTHCARE DISTRICT

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District will hold a special meeting at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 1. The sole item on the agenda is a performance evaluation of the chief executive officer Jackie Combs. The meeting will be held in district offices at 6530 La Contenta Road, Suite 100, in Yucca

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HEALTH AND RESOURCE FAIR THIS SATURDAY IN YUCCA VALLEY

Young and old, students, veterans, kids, and seniors will all discover something of value at an upcoming free event. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells you how to take advantage… You’re invited for fun and information at the Health and Community Resource Fair, Saturday, May 13, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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TAKE A HIKE WITH JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK SUPERINTENDENT THIS SUNDAY

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District and Joshua Tree National Park have partnered on a project designed to promote wellness through exercise and even help patients healing from illness, injury or surgery. Called “Take a Hike,” this free program enables local medical providers to write a prescription good for 90-days’ entrance

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“TAKE A HIKE” WITH PARK SUPERINTENDENT DAVID SMITH APRIL 23

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District and Joshua Tree National Park have partnered on a project designed to promote wellness through exercise and even help patients healing from illness, injury or surgery. Called “Take a Hike,” this free program enables local medical providers to write a prescription good for 90-days’ entrance

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COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE CENTERS PROVIDING DENTAL CARE

The Morongo Basin Community Health Centers provide dental services to residents of the Morongo Basin. There are two clinics in the Morongo Basin: one in Twentynine Palms, and one in Yucca Valley. Managing editor Tami Roleff says no one is turned away based on their inability to pay… The Morongo

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MORONGO BASIN HEALTHCARE DISTRICT: A COMMUNITY UPDATE

A year and a half ago, the Hi-Desert Memorial Healthcare District leased the hospital to Tenet Healthcare, which is now responsible for the operation of the hospital and its satellite facilities. The district changed its name to Morongo Basin Healthcare District, and besides serving as Tenet’s landlord, it operates the

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