UPDATES FROM INCIDENT COMMAND:
COVID Vaccine: Major Hospital expects to begin receiving vaccines sometime in January
for public distribution. Starting this week, our eligible staff began
receiving their vaccines at Hancock Regional Hospital in Greenfield.
Bamlanivimab “Bam” monoclonal drug for Covid treatment. By the end of the day, we will have infused 164 patients with this Eli
Lilly monoclonal drug. We gave a Regeneron infusion to a patient yesterday
and that patient is doing well as of today. Regeneron is a different type of
antibody drug used to reduce or stop the viral load in a Covid positive patient. We have a sufficient supply of both Regeneron and Bamlanivimab for our
MHP TESTING STATUS:
Number of NEW positive results: 55 new positive cases since 12/16/2020
- Out of the 55 new positive cases, 11 patients required inpatient care and
44 remained outpatient.
MHP INPATIENT STATUS:
Current number of 3rd floor inpatients: 39 and 6 of those patients are in the Critical Care
Number of available 3rd floor beds: 1, but we expect a few discharges later today which will free
up some inpatient beds.
- Currently, we have 20 inpatients that tested positive for COVID.
MHP EMERGENCY DEPT STATUS:
- Number of total ER patients in last 24 hours: 60 patients
Number of vents currently in use and number of vents available:
- We have 1 ventilator(s) in use and 3 BiPAPs in use, 3 trilogy units are
in use. This leaves us with 16 ventilation units available.