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Tammy Andersen RN, BSN

NIHD Healthy Lifestyle Talk Spotlights Infusion Therapy Services – Thursday January 26,2023

Northern Inyo Healthcare District invites you to attend this Thursday’s Healthy Lifestyle Talk – Infusion Therapy Close to Home: Local access to management of chronic and acute illnesses. This virtual presentation is set to start at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 26. The talk brings together many of NIHD’s valued experts on the topic. Hosted by Infusion Unit Manager Tammy Andersen, RN BSN, […]

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  NOTE: Effective February 1, 2023, the Public Health Weekly Test-to-Treat Clinics will move from the Mono County Civic Center to the Sierra Wellness Center (181 Sierra Manor Road #4). Mono County Public Health provides COVID-19 test-to-treat services and vaccination in Mono County.  Pre-registration for COVID-19 vaccinations are requested through My Turn ( Mono County […]

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Jan. 11, 2023 10:00am – Toiyabe’s Bishop and Lone Pine Locations are Experiencing Phone and Internet Outages

Jan. 11, 2023 10:00am – Toiyabe’s Bishop and Lone Pine locations are experiencing phone and internet outages, making them unable to take calls or access health records. Bishop Medical Behavioral, and pharmacy will be open for appointments only. Bishop and Lone Pine Dental, Bishop Optometry and Public Health, and Bridgeport are closed.

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Inyo County COVID-19 Update December 9th 2022

!! CLOSURE ALERT !! The Lone Pine COVID-19 testing site at Statham Hall was permanently closed on  Friday, December 9, 2022 due to low utilization. The testing site in Bishop remains open on Mondays and Wednesdays (adjusted days of operation for Holidays; see below) Inyo County is currently in the MEDIUM transmission level of the […]

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Virus Health

Confluence of Winter Viruses Concern Local Public Health Officials Residents and Visitors Urged to take Precautions and Care

MONO COUNTY, Calif. (DECEMBER 06, 2022) – Mono County has recently seen a surge in both Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) and Influenza (Flu) disease activity, In addition, Mono County Public Health is anticipating an additional increase in COVID-19 (Coronavirus) infection heading into the holiday season. As a result, Mono County Public Health is urging residents […]

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PRESS RELEASE: NIHD Merges Programs for Broader Patient Benefit

  In the coming two weeks, Northern Inyo Healthcare District will merge its Labs for Less program into its existing Prompt Pay Discounts, offering broader discounted services to more patients.  Labs for Less will end on December 15. NIHD’s Chief Financial Officer Stephen DelRossi recognizes the economic challenges facing patients and the District. “Healthcare facilities […]

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PRESS RELEASE Inyo County Health and Human Services

PRESS RELEASE Health and Human Services Marilyn Mann Director Health & Human Services [email protected] Inyo County Tobacco Education HHS – Public Health & Prevention 760-873-3338 Anna Scott Assistant Director Health & Human Services [email protected] English – INYO COUNTY, CA (November 16, 2022) – Quitting smoking isn’t easy. Let the Great American Smoke Out event […]

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Mono County

Increased Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Activity Detected in Mono County Parents Asked to Monitor Children for Symptoms

      MONO COUNTY, Calif. (NOVEMBER 08, 2022) – As we head into the winter months, we’re beginning to see a dramatic increase in Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) disease activity both throughout the United States, and locally in Mono County. RSV is a common respiratory virus that usually causes cold-like symptoms. Most people recover […]

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VSO Greene Leading Bishop High PE Class in 22PushupChallenge 10.24.22 (Courtesy Inyo VSO)


    Approximately 100 students in Independence and Bishop will soon be wrapping up a physical fitness challenge meant to raise awareness about mental health and substance abuse challenges faced by U.S. veterans when they return from the battlefield. For the second year in a row, Inyo County Veterans Service Officer Gordon Greene has partnered […]

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Inyo County COVID-19 Update 10/26/22

Inyo County Public Heath, in partnership with the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), is offering more protection for you and your littlest family members with a Friday afternoon & evening clinic. Walk-ins welcome, appointments are strongly encouraged. To make an appointment, click the image above Food Truck from: 1:30 pm to 6:30 pm El […]

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