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RESTRICTION OF SHORT-TERM RENTALS IN MONO COUNTY IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 THREAT

RESTRICTION OF SHORT-TERM RENTALS IN MONO COUNTY IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 THREAT Unified Command Emergency Operations Center Press Release – March 21, 2020 (For Official Press Release from Public Health Officer Dr. Thomas Boo, press HERE.) The COVID-19 pandemic poses a looming threat to the health and safety of the people of Mono County and […]

 
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IT’S REAL: Mammoth Hospital received confirmation today of the first case of COVID-19

Follow up to earlier press release Mammoth Hospital received confirmation today of the first case of COVID-19 in our community.  For anyone who is wanting to know who that person is and “did I come in contact with him/her,” the answer is that nearly everyone has a high likelihood of having been exposed in some […]

 
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Mammoth Hospital has identified a patient who is presumptively positive for COVID-19

Mammoth Hospital Press Release – March 21, 2020, 8:00 am Presumptive Positive Case of COVID-19  Mammoth Hospital has identified a patient who is presumptively positive for COVID-19. Presumptive positive means the patient is likely positive, but we are waiting for California state laboratory confirmation. The initial test with a positive result was performed by LabCorp. […]

 
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SBA Amends Disaster Declaration – Disaster Assistance Now Available to all California Small Businesses

NEWS RELEASE – Release Date: March 19, 2020 Disaster Assistance Now Available to all California Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to all California small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus […]

 
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Inyo County Implements Public Health Precautions

Press Release from Inyo County – March 19, 2020               In light of the serious threat to public health posed by the worldwide outbreak of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), the County of Inyo is implementing emergency measures at County operated campgrounds and other County facilities. These measures include restricting walk-in services at some offices and full closures […]

 
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Join the Mono County Public Health Community Meeting on COVID-19 Today Online!

The physical community meetings conducted by Mono County Public Health had been cancelled and are being replaced by a virtual meeting online. That meeting will be today, Thursday March 19th, between 5:30 and 6:30. The “zoom” information to join the meeting on the original notice was incorrect. The correct information is below. The dial in […]

 
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MONO COUNTY Orders Closures of Bars and In-room Dining in Restaurants & Non-Essential Public Gatherings

Dr. Thomas Boo, Mono County, Public Health Officer Order: Closures of Bars and In-room Dining in Restaurants March 17, 2020 In order to reduce the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, the State of California has directed, and the Mono County Public Health Department orders the following, effective 10:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, 2020:  • All […]

 
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NIHD: Anticipate Visitor Restrictions

Northern Inyo Healthcare District has temporarily revised its family and guest policies due to the coronavirus pandemic. Please note these guidelines may change as the pandemic remains fluid. Labor & Delivery, Medical-Surgical Department, and Intensive Care: Visitation is restricted to one adult support person for each patient. The support person must be in good health […]

 
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NIHD Board of Directors meeting on Wednesday available via WebEx

In light of the ongoing concerns about group meetings amid the coronavirus pandemic, the Northern Inyo Healthcare Board of Directors will conduct its Wednesday, March 18 regular monthly meeting through the service, WebEx. The meeting’s audio stream will be accessible via computer devices or by telephone. The meeting starts at 5:30 p.m. To join this […]

 
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NIHD’s Rural Health Clinic begins drive-in testing for coronavirus

NEWS RELEASE | March 16, 2020 To help identify cases of COVID-19, NIHD has established drive-in testing for coronavirus at the District’s Rural Health Clinic (RHC). Dr. Stacey Brown, Family Physician and Medical Director of the RHC, said, “We are pleased to announce that the new service line allows for prompt screening for coronavirus through […]

 
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