It all started in 1987

The NorthBay VacaValley Hospital Campus opened in 1987, where acres of fruit orchards once grew.

Was it really only 25 years ago that a prune orchard in rural Vacaville gave birth to NorthBay VacaValley Hospital? Yes, time flies, when you’re saving lives and advancing medicine.


Milestones & Memories (page 1)

VacaValley’s Vibrant Past Remains Fresh in Minds of Staff, Physicians, Volunteers With 25 years under its proverbial belt, NorthBay VacaValley Hospital has a rich and storied past. Oh, if only the walls and halls could […]

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Five Years, 500+ Patients

New Joints Mean a New Life James Kuiper, 67, dreamed of dancing with his wife again. Lee Mitchell, 76, just hoped for pain-free days. For both men, hip replacement surgery made their hopes and dreams […]

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A Love Story…

…Still Strong Despite Alzheimer’s Disease The love story of Eugene Lyons, 88, and his wife, Laura, 83, of Vacaville, continues even as they face a life changed forever by Alzheimer’s disease. Today they are among […]

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Finding Comfort in Shared Culture

Maria And Evilio Osorio don’t mind travelling to Vacaville to see Dr. Alfredo Ovalle. Starting a new life in a new country would be a big challenge at any age, but when you’re in your […]

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Doctor Makes the Right Call

Rare Disease Threatens Toddler’s Life Dana Aleman was beside herself with worry. Her 3-year-old son Levi was running a high fever. His dark brown eyes were bloodshot. Her active little boy was shockingly listless and […]

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