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NIHD parking lot paving project begins in earnest

NIHD press release Northern Inyo Healthcare District ‘s planned paving project will begin in earnest this Saturday. Paving contractors will be working onsite throughout the weekend, applying a slurry coat and re-striping the parking lot directly in front of and to the east of the two-story Northern Inyo Hospital building. Visitors seeking access to the […]

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Tracy Aspel, NIHD’s Chief Nursing Officer, back row, far left, presents a $1,132 donation from the employees of NIHD to the Eastern Sierra Cancer Alliance Board of Director. The funds were raised through the sale of pink t-shirts during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Shown accepting the donation from Aspel are ESCA Board members, left to right, back row: Andrea Shallcross, Norma Crider, Sherry Nostrant, and ESCA founder Pat Ramirez. Front row: Rose Graves, Cheryl Underhill and Debbie Christensen.  Photo by Barbara Laughon/Northern Inyo Healthcare District

NIHD employees demonstrate the art of giving

Press release The employees of Northern Inyo Healthcare District are busy this holiday season as they team up to participate in many of the community’s annual gift and food drives. The charitable efforts are in keeping with NIHD’s Mission, “Improving our communities, one life at a time. One team. One goal. Your health.” Team NIHD […]

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Community discusses workplace safety

By Deb Murphy How can you tell the difference between frustration and rage? When do you call law enforcement and what can they do when they show up? How do you keep your own anger in check when you’re getting yelled at? These are some of the questions the recently formed Workplace Violence Taskforce has […]

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Taking a seat in the da Vinci Surgical System

Press release Be it in Lone Pine or Tonopah, local education regarding robot-assisted surgery edged forward last week as more than 50 people took their turn in the surgeon’s seat, operating a mobile model of the da Vinci Surgical System. For Lone Pine, this collaborative effort between Intuitive Surgical, makers of the da Vinci Surgical […]

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NIHD, nurses reach tentative agreement

AFSCME press release Northern Inyo Hospital District (NIHD) and Nurses represented by the American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) have arrived at a Tentative Agreement on the terms of their first union contract. After fourteen months of bargaining, both Registered Nurses and District Administration are pleased to announce that they will each […]

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