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Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s Board of Directors Makes It Official Names Kelli Davis As Permanent CEO

Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s Board of Directors made it official Wednesday evening, naming Kelli Davis as permanent Chief Executive Officer, effective October 24. Davis served as interim CEO since February 2020 and as Chief Operating Officer since 2016. Davis’s unwavering commitment and responsive leadership during a turbulent healthcare time earned her deserving praise both from […]

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NIHD recognizing Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Press release March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, and Northern Inyo Healthcare District will join healthcare providers across the nation in boosting local awareness with a series of events. NIHD’s Chief Executive Officer, Kevin S. Flanigan MD MBA, points out that unlike most cancers, colorectal cancer is preventable with proper screening. “I know no one […]

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Jean Turner, right, NIHD’s newest member to its Board of Directors, is sworn into office Wednesday evening by NIHD Board Secretary Sandy Blumberg. Photo by Barbara Laughon/Northern Inyo Healthcare District

Jean Turner named to NIHD Board of Directors

News release North Bishop resident Jean Turner was named to the Northern Inyo Healthcare District (NIHD) Board of Directors during the board’s regular monthly meeting Wednesday evening. Turner, who retired from the County of Inyo this past June, was one of three applicants to file for the recent Zone 2 vacancy. An Ad Hoc Committee […]

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NIHD offers rates, budget update

NIHD press release As Northern Inyo Healthcare District plans for the July 1 start of a new fiscal year, District leadership updated the Board of Directors Wednesday night on the economic challenges facing the healthcare organization, and on some pleasantly surprising statistics regarding the cost of care in the region compared to the state average. […]

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NIHD Board of Directors take seats

Press release November election winners Phil Hartz, Mary Mae Kilpatrick and Dr. John Ungersma took their seats as members of the Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s Board of Directors during Wednesday evening’s regular monthly NIHD Board meeting. In keeping with state law, Hartz, Kilpatrick, and Ungersma were sworn into office Friday, Dec. 2. This past Wednesday […]

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NIHD Board approves staff expansion

Press release Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s Board of Directors unanimously approved hiring additional support staff for the Rural Health and Pediatric clinics during its Nov. 16th regular board meeting. This expansion will improve efficiency at the clinics and allows NIHD to keep pace with recent growth at the clinics. Kevin S. Flanigan, MD MBA, the […]

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