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Mammoth Hospital embracing ‘No Shave November’

Press release Mammoth Hospital this month is proud to be participating in “No Shave November.”  The month-long journey encourages participants to forgo shaving and grooming in order to raise cancer awareness. “For No Shave November we are honoring the memory of Dr. Tomi Bortolazzo, a longtime resident of Mono County and Mammoth Lakes, California,” said […]

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Southern Mono Healthcare District partners with Loma Linda

Press release LOMA LINDA, CA October 29, 2015 – Loma Linda University Health and the Southern Mono Healthcare District have entered into an affiliation agreement in order to enhance access to high quality care in the Southern Mono Healthcare District. This agreement becomes effective November 1. “Loma Linda University Health is focused on improving the […]

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Dr. Tomi Bortolazzo mourned

The Board of Directors and all medical and staff at Mammoth Hospital are shocked and deeply saddened by the sudden and unexpected death of our colleague and friend, Dr. Tomi Bortolazzo. “Dr. B” served as the sole urologist for the Eastern Sierra for the past 10 years. She was a respected member of the Northern […]

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Inyo LAFCO gives recommendation in hospital dispute

By Deb Murphy Advised by county counsel that the Bishop orthopedic/physical therapy facility sponsored by Mammoth Hospital violates government codes, the Inyo County Local Agency Formation Commission voted to advise the Southern Mono Health Care District to fill the requirements set out in those codes by June 1. Mammoth Hospital has leased 6,400-square feet of […]

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Hospital updates

By Deb Murphy The Inyo County Local Agency Formation Commission will weigh in on the dispute between Northern Inyo Hospital and Mammoth Hospital over Mammoth’s relocation and expansion of its orthopedic and physical therapy clinic in Bishop Monday, April 20 at its 10 a.m. meeting in the Bishop City Council Chambers. NIH Chief Administrative Officer […]

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Northern Inyo, Mammoth hospitals face off

By Deb Murphy The 6,000-square foot orthopedic/physical therapy clinic slated to open in late spring on South Main Street in Bishop is a bone of contention between area hospitals. The clinic is an expansion and relocation of Mammoth Hospital’s existing PT facility and, according to Northern Inyo Hospital Chief Administrative Officer Victoria Alexander-Lane, represents a […]

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Fatal motorcycle accident in Mammoth Lakes

TRAFFIC FATALITY IN MAMMOTH LAKES On Sunday, October 5 at approximately 5:40 pm Mammoth Lakes Police Officers and Mono County Paramedics responded to the scene of a solo motorcycle traffic collision on Meridian Blvd. near Valley Vista Drive. Both the driver and passenger were transported to Mammoth Hospital. The passenger, a 21 year old female, […]

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Help for businesses to know the Affordable Care Act

On February 10, 2014, the Department of the Treasury released final regulations implementing the employer shared responsibility provisions of the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. This informative seminar is designed to help business owners, executives and managers better understand the laws under the Affordable Care Act, and what is required of them to […]

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Mammoth Hospital responds to low snow year

Like the whole town, Mammoth Hospital has suffered due to the poor snow year and lack of visitors. Hospital officials have responded with an across the Board plan for employees to take one unpaid day off per pay period. Hospital CEO Gary Myers said of the lack of snow, “We have definitely been affected. The […]

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Mammoth Police investigate assault on 6 year old

NEWS RELEASE MLPD Investigates Assault on a 6 Year Old On Tuesday January 21st, Mammoth Police were dispatched to a residence for a report of an assault.  Upon arrival, officers learned that the victim was a 6 year old girl.  The victim told officers that after she got off of the school bus at Snowcreek […]

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Gunman opens fire at Renown Medical Center

A now familiar story of brutal tragedy hit a medical facility very familiar to many in the Eastern Sierra – Renown Medical Center in Reno. National reports say that a gunman entered a building there, shot and killed one person, wounded two others, and then took his own life. Details were sketchy, but reports said […]

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Mono S&R members help out again

– Mono County Sheriff’s Office press release On the afternoon of Sunday, June 30, 2013, at approximately 1:30pm, Mono County Sheriff’s Dispatch received a call regarding an injured climber in the Clark Canyon area. A 59-year-old climber, from San Francisco, CA, was reported injured while climbing in the Clark Canyon area. The Mono County Sheriff’s […]

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