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BNMG Imperial Valley Community Outreach

Dr. Berenji, Dr. Hussain and Susana Favila, NP visited the City of Calexico Fire Department today as part of BNMG Imperial Valley's Community Outreach efforts.  They met with Calexico Fire Department Chief Diego Favila, Fire Captain Juan Contreras and the...

CDC Alters Mask Guidance

The CDC altered its mask guidance on Tuesday, July 27th to say that even vaccinated people should wear them indoors in areas with high coronavirus transmission, and that everyone should wear masks indoors in K-12 schools regardless of vaccination status.  The CDC...

Significant Spike in COVID-19 Cases

The County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency is seeing a significant spike in new COVID-19 cases. The County will report 1,264 new cases this afternoon, the highest number since February 5, 2021.  The increase in cases is not a single-day phenomenon,...

COVID-19 VACCINATION UPDATE

According to the County of San Diego website, everyone 12 years and older can get a vaccine at no cost. You do not need an appointment, but it is available if preferred. Individuals younger than 18 may only receive the Pfizer-BioNTech (Pfizer) COVID-19 vaccine....

Mask Requirements

Balboa Nephrology Medical Group offers in-person appointments.  Although face mask requirements have changed in San Diego County as of June 15, 2021, guidance provided by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) states that face masks are still required in...

Kidney Conversations with ReMend

Join ReMend Mentors each month for a candid and educational discussion about kidney care, ReMend Mentor experiences, dialysis treatment options, renal nutrition and more. Audience participation is highly encouraged!  Watch previous broadcasts by clicking here. Each...

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