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NIHD Board of Directors host virtual board meeting

NEWS RELEASE | April 13, 2020 Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s Board of Directors regular monthly meeting, set for Wednesday, April 15, 5:30 p.m., will be held via the online webinar platform, Zoom. A quick access link to the meeting is available on the NIH.org website at: https://www.nih.org/2020-04-15-board-meeting Please not the meeting identification number is 213-497-015. […]

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Statement from NIHD Board of Directors on Status of CEO Dr. Flanigan

NEWS RELEASE | April 7, 2020 The Northern Inyo Healthcare District Board of Directors met last evening, April 6th, during a special board meeting to take into consideration the status of Dr. Kevin S. Flanigan, MD MBA. Following a lengthy closed session, the Board returned to open session, reporting no action taken pending further discussion. […]

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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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Drive-in coronavirus testing offers safety and convenience

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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Media Conference Call on Coronavirus with NIHD and Mono Public Health Official

Northern Inyo Healthcare District held a telephone conference call on Monday morning to answer questions the local news media might have on how the District is preparing for the COVID-19/Coronavirus. Sierra Wave News participated in the call along with other local news media representatives and key hospital and medical staff with NIHD. Dr. Tom Boo, […]

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NIHD Board Puts CEO Dr. Kevin Flanigan On Paid Administrative Leave

At a Special Meeting held on Thursday evening on February 13th, the Northern Inyo Healthcare District Board of Directors, after a Closed Session, announced that it had unanimously place CEO Kevin Flanigan on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of a hospital financial audit. Rumors began to circulate immediately on the release of the public […]

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NIHD update on Rural Health Clinic Construction project

NEWS RELEASE Barbara Laughon, NIH Strategic Communications submitted this release to Sierra Wave Media:‘Opportunity’ knocks at NIHD, brings new home for Rural Health Clinic Just when Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s Rural Health Clinic thought nothing was more permanent than a temporary building, opportunity knocked, placing a brand new building squarely in the RHC’s future. A […]

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State representatives recognize NIHD’s District of Year designation

Inyo County’s representatives,   State Senator Andreas Borgeas and Assemblyman Devon Mathis, recently recognized Northern Inyo Healthcare District for its designation as the Healthcare District of the Year by the Association of California Healthcare Districts. Mathis, representing California’s 26th Assembly District, visited the District to present the NIHD Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer Kevin […]

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NIHD named Healthcare District of Year by state association

Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s success with its new Medication Assisted Treatment program garnered the District top honors Thursday night from the Association of California Healthcare Districts (ACHD) as it named NIHD Healthcare District of the Year for 2019. Accepting the honors was NIHD’s Board of Directors, including Board President Mary Mae Kilpatrick, Vice President Jean […]

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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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