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NIHD tackles physician recruitment struggles

News release Northern Inyo Healthcare District Board of Directors were updated on physician recruitment efforts during the board’s recent monthly meeting. Setting the discussion stage, Chief Executive Officer Kevin S. Flanigan, MD MBA, stood in the shoes of many current and former area leaders, frustrated by unsuccessful specialty recruitment efforts. National polls and surveys predict […]

 
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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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Tracy Aspel named NIHD Chief Nursing Officer

Press release Veteran registered nurse Tracy Aspel, perhaps best known in the community for her role in establishing the Rural Health Clinic alongside Dr. Stacey Brown, is now Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s Chief Nursing Officer. Prior to being named CNO, Aspel served as Director of Nursing Practice and Interim CNO. As Chief Nursing Officer, Aspel […]

 
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Northern Inyo Healthcare District surgeons, Drs. Jeanine Arndal, Allison Robinson and Robbin Cromer-Tyler with NIHD’s new da Vinci Surgical System. Photo by Barbara Laughon/Northern Inyo Healthcare District.

Robot-assisted surgery at Northern Inyo Hospital

Press release Local healthcare leaders got hands-on access to Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s new robot-assisted surgical system last week and put it through its paces. When all was said and done, the new da Vinci system had won local critical acclaim. “This innovative technology, which assists highly qualified surgeons to provide state-of-the-art, minimally invasive procedures, […]

 
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Esther Carter: 1918-2016

ESTHER CARTER, BORN AUGUST 12, 1918, IN LOS ANGELES, CA, PASSED AWAY AT NORTHERN INYO HOSPITAL ON SEPTEMBER 7, 2016, WITH HER FAMILY BY HER SIDE. SHE WILL BE BURIED NEXT TO FRED, HER HUSBAND OF 69 YEARS, AT THE RIVERSIDE NATIONAL CEMETERY.  HE SERVED IN THE AIR FORCE AS A FIRST LIEUTENANT DURING WORLD […]

 
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New hours, recognition for NIHD

Press releases Northern Inyo Healthcare District, continually striving to ensure the safety of its patients, guests, visitors and staff, announces new hours for Northern Inyo Hospital’s Main Lobby as of Sunday, July 10th. Going forward, the Main Lobby will be open Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., and on weekends and holidays, 7:30 […]

 
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New equipment, workforce experience at NIH

Press release Continued facility modernization and improvements to employee experience topped last Wednesday night’s Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s Board of Directors meeting. A report from Chief Executive Officer Kevin S. Flanigan, MD MBA, detailed plans to install new radiology equipment within the Northern Inyo Associates Orthopedic and Neurology Clinic. The clinic houses the medical practices […]

 
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Northern Inyo Hospital District fiscal update

NIHD press press release Speaking before the Bishop City Council last Monday week, Northern Inyo Healthcare District CEO, Kevin S. Flanigan, MD MBA, detailed patient volume trends for the first six months of the district’s fiscal year. He also went over the district’s fiscal positions, including steps being taken to better manage the hospital’s long-term […]

 
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