INCIDENT COMMAND UPDATE
Covid testing positivity rate: Indiana’s Covid positivity rate is at 8.8% and Shelby County’s
positivity rate is 7.8%.
MHP Priority Care and MHP Pediatrics walk-ins: Walk-in volumes at both locations have decreased and are at levels that
we normally see at this time of the year.
Emergency Department: The number of patients being seen in our Emergency Department continues
to fluctuate daily, with 76 patients seen on Monday and 59 Tuesday.
Inpatient unit: Thirty-seven of our forty beds are occupied on our 3rd floor inpatient unit.
- We currently have eight critical care patients on the 3rd floor and five
of those patients are due to Covid. Of the five Covid-related critical
care patients, all five are unvaccinated.
- We have four patients on ventilators, plus three additional patients that
are on Vapotherm or BiPap. Three of our four ventilated patients are due
to Covid and none of those patients are vaccinated.
- Fourteen of our inpatients are Covid positive and only three of those inpatients
Employee Illness: MHP currently has 7 staff out with COVID.
Show your gratitude: Now more than ever is the time to tell healthcare workers how much we
appreciate their hard work and dedication. You and your family can express
how much they mean to you with a new, special opportunity: The Gratitude
Group. Simply submit your videos, messages, and/or photos to email@example.com
or through this form https://www.mymhp.org/foundation/gratitude-form/
These messages will be shared internally to all MHP employees! *Please
keep video under 2 minutes.*
Donations needed: There is a nationwide shortage of crutches. Do you have adult size crutches
at home that you no longer need? If so, please reach out to Angela Gill,
firstname.lastname@example.org to coordinate drop off of your new or used crutches.