MHP COVID-19 Daily Update

DATE: May 14, 2020

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    • Nursing home residents: We have reached an agreement with an out-of-county nursing home to accept discharged Covid positive nursing home patients. This will assist MHP in the number of available inpatient beds.
    • MHP Foundation: Want to help? Monetary gifts are greatly accepted. Gifts can be made online at or by contacting Angela Gill at 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.
    • 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 (
    • 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 (
    • Priority Care located at 30 W. Rampart Road: Priority Care treated 20 patients yesterday with respiratory signs/symptoms. Priority Care is open 7AM-7PM Monday through Friday and 8AM-2PM on Saturdays and Sundays.
    • Washington St. Clinic located at 157 W. Washington St: Washington St. Clinic is now currently closed until further notice.

You will note that a couple of the charts are missing some values since the MHP Covid-19 Daily Update emails were not sent out on Sundays.

    • Number of available swabs/media for testing: 190 (plus an additional 170+ GuideMed tests between Priority Care/Washington St Clinic). ISDH is supposed to deliver 500 testing kits this week for the State lab.
    • Current number of 3rd floor inpatients: 22
    • Current number of patients with respiratory related diagnoses: 10
      • Number of available 3rd floor beds: 18
    • Currently, we have 2 inpatients that have tested positive and 5 inpatients have pending results on the 3rd floor.
    • Number of inpatients in the 1st floor ACC unit: 3 with 19 beds available and none of these are patients that have positive or suspected COVID.
    • Number of ER patients in last 24 hours: 38
    • Number of ER patients with respiratory signs/symptoms: 7 (representing 18%)

You will note that a couple of the charts are missing some values since the MHP Covid-19 Daily Update emails were not sent out on weekends.

    • Number of vents currently in use and number of vents available:
    • We have 2 ventilators are in use and 2 BiPAP are in use. This leaves us with 17 ventilation units available.
    • We also have 10 disaster vents available and 6 home Cpap units (not included in the above totals).
    • 84 orthopaedic walk-in visits at Renovo (this option is no longer open/available)
    • 329 home visits completed for patients through Family & Internal Medicine
    • 2,615 Total MHP Telehealth visits
    • 1,501 MHP Family & Internal Medicine Telehealth visits
    • 30 Disease Management Telehealth Visits
    • 3 MHP Nephrology & Infectious Disease home visits, plus 141 telehealth visits
    • 41 MHP OBGYN Telehealth visits
    • 148 MHP Pediatrics Telehealth visits
    • 39 MHP Priority Care Telehealth visits (Washington St. clinic included)
    • 241 MHP Psychology Telehealth visits
    • 330 MHP Pulmonology Telehealth visits
    • 18 MHP Sports Medicine Telehealth visits
    • 78 OnSiteSolutions Telehealth visits
    • 60 MHP Wound Clinic Telehealth visits