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Northern Inyo Hospital Prepared for Anything Over this Long Memorial Day Weekend

The Northern Inyo Hospital held a “presser” with local news media on Wednesday, May 26, to discuss some of the changes coming about with Inyo County moving into the Yellow, Least Restrictive Tier of the Blueprint for a Safe Economy and the rescission of the local county Public Health Officer’s health order on wearing facemask. […]

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Two Women Pedestrians Hospitalized after Bishop Pedestrian Accident

Two women pedestrians were injured after being hit by a pikup truck early Saturday morning, March 6, 2021, in Bishop, according to a report by the Bishop Office California Highway Patrol. According to the accident report the major injury accident occurred at around 1:15 a.m. on the southbound U.S. 395, just south of Pa Ha […]

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Safe Parking Program for homeless at Church of Nazarene slated for discussion at Inyo Supervisors Meeting

Tomorrow, February 16, at 11 a.m., the Inyo County Board of Supervisors will hear an appeal regarding a conditional use permit (CUP) that would allow Inyo Mono Advocates for Community Action to operate a Safe Parking Program at the Church of the Nazarene with calls for up to 15 vehicles to be allowed to park […]

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Inyo County COVID-19 vaccine available to those 75 & older* at NIHD (*may change to 65)

Inyo County COVID-19 vaccine available to those 75 & older* at NIHD beginning Thursday, January 14th. (*Subject to change from 75 to 65 and older based on recent announcement from state.) Northern Inyo Healthcare District will begin vaccinating Inyo and Mono residents age 75 and older this week by appointment. This move transitions Inyo County […]

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COVID-19 Vaccinations Begin at Northern Inyo Healthcare District

INYO COUNTY, December 22, 2020 – During the weekend, the much-awaited Pfizer-BioNTech vaccination distribution began at Northern Inyo Healthcare District with Emergency Department Registered Nurse Cameron Winston receiving the first dose. The historic moment may very well mark the moment of change in the outcome of the pandemic for Inyo County. The County of Inyo […]

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“Don’t come to hospital unless it’s a real emergency!” says NIHD

On the COVID-19 pandemic front, Inyo County has some good news and some bad news, like everything else about this virus. During a local media phone conference last Friday, Dec. 11, the Northern Inyo Hospital District shared some grave concerns. Inyo County is in the middle of a surge of COVID-19 cases. The Respiratory Care […]

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NIHD urges skipping the lab draw line in favor of appointments

As of Monday, Nov. 23, lab draws at Northern Inyo Hospital’s outpatient lab services now require an appointment. The move is not intended to inconvenience those who like to drop-in after seeing their healthcare providers. Instead, it is designed to strengthen social distancing practices and keep patients safe as the nation witnesses the third wave […]

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NIHD Paving project nears completion

Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s planned paving project will conclude this weekend with a slurry coat application to the Rural Health Clinic parking lot, plus the area surrounding the District’s Support building. This means access to the Emergency Department will be limited to the District’s west entrance off Pioneer Lane. It also means The Rural Health […]

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Isabel Alvey: 1931-2019

Isabel Alvey was born on May 4, 1931, in the Round Valley area, Bishop, CA, to Ross Magil and Ellen Mallory Magil. Isabel attended school in Round Valley and Bishop, California. Isabel worked as a waitress and housekeeper before starting her nursing career at Northern Inyo Hospital, where she worked for 33 years. She started […]

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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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