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Court rules for Mammoth Hospital in lawsuit by NIHD, LAFCO

Southern Mono Healthcare District press release A Sacramento court has ruled in favor of Southern Mono Healthcare District (Mammoth Hospital) in a lawsuit brought by Northern Inyo Hospital (NIH) and the Inyo County Local Agency Formation Commission, commonly known as “LAFCO”. NIH and LAFCO sued Mammoth Hospital asking the court to evict Mammoth Hospital from […]

 
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Help CareShuttle – volunteer to be a driver

Press release CareShuttle, a collaborative, non-emergent community transportation program, is looking for volunteer drivers to take patients to and from medical appointments when transportation by the Eastern Sierra Transit Authority, family support or a friend is not available. CareShuttle is a door-to-door, curb-to-curb service within a 60-mile radius of the City of Bishop, reaching from […]

 
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NIH Emergency Department physicians, Drs. Doris Lin and Jennie Walker are shown with the Flexible Video Endoscope recently donated to the Emergency Department by the Northern Inyo Hospital Auxiliary, represented here by Auxiliary President Judy Fratella, Treasurer Sharon Moore and Historian Betty Anziano. Photo by Barbara Laughon/Northern Inyo Healthcare District.

Generous donation by NIH Auxiliary helps in ER

Press release A recent equipment donation from the Northern Inyo Hospital Auxiliary is once again making a positive difference in healthcare offered during emergencies. The NIH Auxiliary’s donation of $30,000 to purchase a Flexible Video Endoscope for use in the hospital’s Emergency Department. Endoscopes are used to secure airways in patients who are suffering respiratory […]

 
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BUHS, NIHD: A budding healthcare partnership

Press release A budding partnership between Northern Inyo Healthcare District and Bishop Union High School that could give students access to on-campus healthcare took center stage at Wednesday evening’s NIHD’s Board of Directors meeting. An unexpected offering of thanks from BUHS Football Coach Arnie Palu set the tone for the evening. Speaking during the public […]

 
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CareShuttle seeks volunteer drivers

Press release CareShuttle, a collaborative, non-emergent community transportation program, is looking for volunteer drivers to take patients to and from medical appointments when transportation by the Eastern Sierra Transit Authority, family support or a friend is not available. CareShuttle is a door-to-door, curb-to-curb service within a 60-mile radius of the City of Bishop, reaching from […]

 
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Turkey giving on Thanksgiving for NIHD employees

Press release Northern Inyo Healthcare District (NIHD) employees donated 56 turkeys to three agencies striving to improve the lives of others in Inyo and Mono counties this holiday season. The food pantries for Inyo-Mono Advocates for Community Action (IMACA), The Salvation Army and The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8988 each received turkeys on behalf […]

 
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NIHD’s Cardio-Pulmonary team, from left to right, back row: Sean McWilliams, Darin Graves, Austin Archer, Terry Tye, Kevin Christensen. Front row: Sarah Miller, Niki Mewborn, Amy Stange, Ken Lyndes, Morgan Nutting and Mykala Howard. Not shown is Heather Anderson. Photo by Steve Tordoff/Northern Inyo Healthcare District

NIHD honoring employees for National Respiratory Care Week

Press release Northern Inyo Healthcare District is joining healthcare facilities across the nation in honoring Respiratory Therapists for the significant contributions they make as part of National Respiratory Care Week, Oct. 23-29. Respiratory Therapists treat people with health care issues affecting the cardiopulmonary system such as asthma, emphysema, pneumonia, cardiovascular disorders, and trauma. At NIHD, […]

 
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Talk on breast cancer and early detection Thursday

Press release Dr. Stuart Souders will give a free talk about Breast Cancer and the Importance of Early Detection on Thursday, Oct. 6, 6:30 p.m. at Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s Birch Street Annex, 2957 Birch St., Bishop. Dr. Souders will talk about breast cancer types, how early detection improves treatment outcomes, and what screening options […]

 
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NIHD providers celebrate National Rehabilitation Services Week

Press release Northern Inyo Healthcare District joined healthcare providers across the nation Sept. 15-21 in celebration of National Rehabilitation Services Week. Before dismissing this week as just another awareness celebration, consider this. In our community fabric, perhaps the strongest common thread is that of independence. We thrive on it. We cherish it. We live it […]

 
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NIHD’s Healthy Lifestyle – Lower Extremity wellness

Press release Dr. Richard Meredick will give a free talk about Lower Extremity wellness Thursday, Sept. 29, 6:30 p.m. at Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s Birch Street Annex, 2957 Birch St., Bishop. Dr. Meredick will talk about common hip, knee, ankle and foot injuries and conditions seen most often by our active population. Learn about the […]

 
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CareShuttle seeking volunteer drivers

Press release CareShuttle, a collaborative, non-emergent community transportation program, is looking for volunteer drivers to take patients to and from medical appointments when transportation by the Eastern Sierra Transit Authority, family support or a friend is not available. CareShuttle is a door-to-door, curb-to-curb service within a 60-mile radius of the City of Bishop, reaching from […]

 
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