By William Kim, MD, Chief Medical Advisor, Beach Cities Health District
Six months after our Beach Cities schools closed their doors due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have become accustomed to wearing face coverings to prevent the spread...

Dr. William Kim has a private practice in Redondo Beach and serves as Chief Medical Advisor for Beach Cities Health District. We asked him a few questions about COVID-19:

Q: My friend just tested positive for COVID-19. What...

A new program in four South Bay cities will highlight businesses that are actively working to protect their employees and customers and mitigate the spread of COVID-19 as Los Angeles County continues its Roadmap to Recovery. Los Angeles County...

By Tom Bakaly, CEO Beach Cities Health District

It’s time to wear your face coverings. Like it or not, COVID-19 is going to be around for a while. The safest thing to do is physically distance. We did that and demonstrated that the strategy...

By Lauren Nakano, Director, Blue Zones Project, BCHD

If you think about the paradigm of our lives right now, it’s confusing. As humans we are innately wired for social connection; science has proved our health and well-being depend on it. At...

By Dr. William Kim, Chief Medical Advisor, Beach Cities Health District

As our restaurants, barbershops, salons and other businesses were preparing to re-open, COVID-19 took a back seat to the civil unrest taking place nationwide following the...

By Dan Smith, BCHD

The Los Angeles County COVID-19 Test Site at the South Bay Galleria will relocate next week to the campus of Beach Cities Health District (BCHD) at 514 North Prospect Avenue in Redondo Beach. The site’s final day at the...

By Rani Crosby, RUHS Class of 2023 and BCHD Youth Advisory Council Member

Take Care
On a normal, pre-"Safer at Home" weekday afternoon, I would be in 5th period desperately struggling to figure out the answers to my bio worksheet, and...

Dear BCHD Staff,

Our hearts are heavy and saddened by the senseless death of George Floyd in Minneapolis.

Every day, you—our team of social workers, youth educators, fitness instructors, health promoters and support departments work to...

REDONDO BEACH, Calif. (May 19, 2020) – The Beach Cities Health District (BCHD) Board of Directors will conduct its upcoming public meetings virtually to help prevent and slow the spread of COVID-19 while maintaining BCHD programs and services. The...

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