Incident Command Update

December 22, 2021

Inpatient unit: All forty of our 40 beds are occupied on our 3rd floor inpatient unit.

  • We currently have fifteen critical care patients on the 3rd floor and eleven (73%) of those patients are due to Covid. Of the eleven Covid-related critical care patients, only one is vaccinated.
  • We have nine patients on ventilators and seven of those patients are Covid positive. We have six additional patients who are on Vapotherm or BiPap and five of those patients are Covid positive.
  • Twenty-six (65%) of our inpatients are Covid positive and nineteen (73%) of them are unvaccinated.

Emergency Department: Our ACC unit currently has thirteen observation patients. We have ten infusions scheduled today and we infused twenty-eight patients yesterday. We have 73 doses of Regeneron remaining.

Urgent Care and Walk-in visits: Priority Care saw fifty patients yesterday, which is considerably lower than the previous several days. MHP Pediatric walk-in visits are also much lower this week compared to the previous weeks.

Get your Covid vaccine at MedWorks Pharmacy: MedWorks Pharmacy is offering the Pfizer vaccine and Pfizer booster, Johnson & Johnson vaccine and booster, as well as the Pediatric Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. We request patients call to schedule an appointment for the Pediatric dosing, which is available on Wednesdays and Fridays. Call 317-421-2020 to schedule an appointment. All the other vaccines can be scheduled on the MHP website or by calling MedWorks directly. We accept walk-ins for the adult vaccines as well.