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MHP COVID-19 Update - May 28

DATE: May 28, 2020

 

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  • UPDATES FROM INCIDENT COMMAND:   
    • Covid Testing:  Lilly is no longer offering drive-through testing to the public.  Lilly is ONLY scheduling and testing Lilly employees and their family members.  
      • There is a drive-through testing site at Shelbyville High School parking lot May 28th-30th from 9AM-6PM.  COVID-19 testing through the Indiana State Department of Health/Optum Serve Health Services: https://lhi.care/covidtesting or by phone at (888) 634-1116. 
    • Pharmacy update:  We have 71 vials of Remdesivir currently.  No patient is currently on it at this time.  Our ventilation medications are stable as well. 
    • Screening patients at entrances:  For the foreseeable future, we will continue to screen all patients and essential visitors to our facilities. 
    • Supplies:  Disposable stethoscopes and procedure masks are increasing in our daily burn rate as we reopen.  We still have a sufficient supply at this time, but we are monitoring this for our next delivery to replenish supply. 
    • MHP Psychology walk-in crisis hours:  Beginning Monday, June 1st, MHP Psychology walk-in crisis hours will return to the normal schedule of 9:00am to 11:00am Monday through Friday. 
    • MHP Foundation:  Want to help?  Monetary gifts are greatly accepted.  Gifts can be made online at https://www.mymhp.org/gift or by contacting Angela Gill at agill@majorhospital.org.  Your gift may be used to purchase personal protection equipment, disinfecting supplies, testing/medical supplies, meals and other support for staff, assistance for patients with unmet Covid-19 related needs, and more. 

 

  • SUPPLY UPDATES:
    • We need your empty hand sanitizer bottles.  We are making our own hand sanitizer and need your empty containers in order to reuse.      
    • Do you have items that you would like to donate?  (hand sanitizer, masks, respirators, gloves, N95, bouffant caps, or gowns).  If so, please contact Angela Gill (agill@majorhospital.org)
    • Food Donations:  Several community supporters have called to offer to donate food for our staff and physicians.  Some are also doing it as a way to support those restaurants who are struggling to stay afloat while they are only open for carryout.  We are extremely grateful for all the community support and selfless gestures.  If you would like to find out more information, please contact Angela Gill (agill@majorhospital.org).   

 

 

  • MHP TESTING STATUS:
    • Number of MHP patients tested: 1,820
    • Number of pending results: 89
    • Number of positive results: 232 (increase of 13 since 5/21)

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