FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Hollister, California – February 17, 2014 – In its first awarded contract with the California Department of Parks and Recreation, Medasend Biomedical will provide service to the Hollister Hills State Vehicular Recreation Area (SVRA). Located in San Benito County and about an hour’s drive from San Jose, Hollister Hills park offers recreation for off-road enthusiasts, including motorcyclists, four-wheelers, campers and picnickers.
“We are thrilled to announce that we’re going to be working with one of many California State Parks, Hollister Hills State Vehicular Recreation Area,” VP of Healthcare Compliance, Stephanie Harrison, stated. “The entire Medasend staff hopes to service many other parks under the California Department of Parks and Recreation in the future,” Harrison concluded.
Medasend will provide Hollister Hills park with monthly medical waste disposal and compliance training services.
About Hollister Hills State Vehicular Recreation Area
The Upper Ranch: This 800-acre area, which has about 24 miles of trails, is used for 4-wheel drive recreation and for 4-wheel drive and motorcycle special events; a fenced motocross track is also located here. Four-wheel drive operators should call before coming, especially on weekends, to make sure that the area isn’t reserved for a special event. To use the area for the day, register first at the park office. If your vehicle gets stuck or breaks down, you are responsible for removing it. The Upper Ranch may be accessed for day use from 8 a.m. to sunset. Vehicle operation is allowed only between sunrise and sunset.
The Lower Ranch: This 3,300-acre area, set aside for motorcycle and ATV use only, has about 128 miles of trails and several hill climbs. There are also two picnic areas, a practice Motocross Track, an ATV Track for three and four wheeled vehicles, a TT track, a mini-bike trail, and a mini-track. Riding is allowed from sunrise to sunset.
Camping Facilities: The Upper Ranch has two campgrounds, Sycamore and the Obstacle Course Camp. Each campground accommodates about 60 people. The Lower Ranch has five campgrounds. All camp sites have restroom facilities. Walnut Camp in the Lower Ranch and Sycamore Camp in the Upper Ranch have showers. Camping at Hollister Hills requires no reservations and all sites are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. The camping fee is $10 per night. Check-in at the Ranger Station for available camp sites and to pay your fees. No hookups are available in the campgrounds.
Accessibility: Campers with disabilities should contact the park office to inquire about current site availability and accessible park features to determine if they meet their specific needs.
Fire/Firewood Restrictions: Fires are allowed in fire rings only. You may purchase firewood at the Park store or bring your own wood. Collection of downed wood for firewood is prohibited.
About Medasend Biomedical, Inc.
Medasend Biomedical, Inc., in business since 1999, was founded as a full service waste management company for the healthcare industry. Medasend’s success was built off of our neverending emphasis on premiere customer service. Medasend has grown to become one of the most recognized healthcare waste management companies serving the healthcare community.
Our team of innovative engineers, doctors and compliance specialists are dedicated to environmental protection as we continue to lead the efforts for safe disposal of sharps and other forms of biohazard waste.Medasend currently services accounts in the entire United States. Since our inception more than a decade ago, Medasend has supplied hundreds of thousands of medical waste containers to customers all over the United States.
We provide our clients with 24-hour support 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Regardless of the size of your facility, it is our mission to provide each client with the same level of service and support. We also offer webinars on infection control, workplace safety and OSHA compliance, which include continuing education units for our clients.