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Mammoth Lake Hospital Press Release

National Infection Prevention Week | Mammoth Hospital Recognizes Staci Brock, Infection Prevention Coordinator.

This week is National Infection Prevention Week and Mammoth Hospital posted on its Facebook page that it wanted to celebrate and recognize Staci Brock, our Infection Prevention Coordinator. They had the following to say: Staci has been a nurse at Mammoth Hospital since February 2018. She took the position as Infection Prevention Coordinator last year […]

 
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Meeting

Today/4-23: UCEOC, Mammoth Hospital and Mono County Health Officer, Dr. Boo Conduct Comm. Mtg.

UCEOC, Mammoth Hospital and Mono County Health Officer, Dr. Boo Conduct Community Meeting Today (April 23) Join representatives from the Unified Command Emergency Operations Center, Mammoth Hospital and Mono County Health Officer, Dr. Boo, this Thursday, April 23 beginning at 5:30 p.m. in a community conversation to learn more about the spread of the coronavirus, […]

 
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Mammoth Lake Hospital Press Release

Ventilators 101 – Ten Tesla BiPAP ventilators donated to Mammoth Hospital

Recently, Mammoth Hospital was referenced in a few national news stories as having received 10 “ventilators” from Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Just to clear up any confusion, here is a quick 101 on ventilators: Ventilators, the kind we’ve all been hearing about on the news, sometimes referred to as invasive ventilators, are used for patients […]

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Mammoth Lake Hospital Press Release

FYI-A quick note on elevation and COVID-19 from Mammoth Hospital

A quick note on elevation and COVID-19: From Mammoth Hospital: Facebook Post 3/31/2020 “At sea level, you are breathing 21% oxygen,” says Mammoth Hospital Chief Medical Officer, Craig Burrows. “At 8,000 feet, our altitude, you are breathing 15% oxygen, which is roughly 30% less. For people unaccustomed to our elevation, this difference is what people […]

 
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Coronavirus Daily Update

Third and Fourth Positive COVID-19 Cases in Mono County

March 25, 2020 – A positive COVID-19 test result was received late March 24 from a Mammoth area resident who is critically ill in Reno hospital. We transferred this patient a few days ago. This patient, who cannot be interviewed because of his/her condition has no known links to other cases. This individual potentially exposed […]

 
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