New Era in Cancer Care

Beautiful Building is Just the Beginning… Florian Ploch, M.D., medical director of radiation oncology. When the NorthBay Cancer Center opened its doors to a brand new facility in Vacaville this summer, it heralded the beginning of a new era of advanced medicine, treatment, rehabilitation and support services, all under one roof. From spacious private and…
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Powerful eConsult

First Case for Collaboration Brings Peace of Mind As NorthBay Healthcare announced its powerful collaboration with the Mayo Clinic Care Network in May, NorthBay oncologist and hematologist James Long, M.D., introduced a patient’s story to a hushed crowd of community and civic leaders, employees, volunteers and the media. Dr. Long described his patient as a…
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Calm & Comfortable

New Infusion Bays Offer a Healing Environment Bright and comfortable infusion bays help enhance the patient experience, say Bea Castro, R.N., (left) and Louise Henry, R.N. It’s warm and welcoming, congenial and comfortable. And that’s as it should be. NorthBay Cancer Center’s infusion room was designed from floor to ceiling to be a bright, accommodating…
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Local Philanthropists Create Lasting Legacy

Heidi Campini holds a portrait of her husband, Jim Lawrenz. Jim Lawrenz and Heidi Campini, a husband-wife team of life-long adventure-seekers and philanthropists, shared a common conviction: Do whatever you can to help support your local community. They spent decades fulfilling that principle. Unfortunately, Jim lost a hard-fought battle with melanoma in 2013, but Heidi…
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Busy Year for NorthBay Diabetes & Endocrinology

In the past year, the NorthBay Center for Diabetes & Endocrinology has added a new clinical dietitian, moved into the VacaValley Wellness Center, and completed another successful Ride to Defeat Diabetes fundraiser. It’s safe to say the center is having a banner year. Good thing, too, since Solano County continues to carry the dubious honor…
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Art from the Heart

When the time came to select art for display throughout the new VacaValley Wellness Center, it wasn’t just a matter of decoration. NorthBay Healthcare proudly focuses on serving the local community with it’s mission of Compassionate Care, Advanced Medicine, Close to Home. From paintings created by a former local newspaper publisher, to a sculpture by…
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