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Supply uncertainty plagues vaccine rollout

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – ​Humboldt County supervisors have described an atmosphere of anger, fear and panic as vaccination rollout lurches due to supply issues. ​Uncertainty and confusion over which groups of county residents and workers are eligible for vaccinations and when was discussed as the county’s Board of Supervisors fielded a January

Vaccine arrives as infections, deaths spike

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – ​Last week saw 156 more COVID-19 cases and five more deaths in the county as well as what’s said to be the means of quelling the coronavirus pandemic – vaccine doses. ​Deployment of the county’s initial share of 975 doses began last week, with health care workers and

MRCH rushes COVID vax to hundreds of frontliners

Mad River Community Hospital ARCATA – It has been nothing short of an extraordinary effort of cooperation between Mad River Community Hospital (MRCH) and multiple agencies in Humboldt County to administer over 300 vaccines to Hospital Tier 1A staff, with an additional 250-plus vaccines to 13 front line agencies staff to date.  “This has been

MRCH takes down triage tent, opens new surgical suite

Mad River Community Hospital reopening elective services with NEW Surgical Suite Integrative Surgical Specialists, Inc. now seeing Patients in the Shaw Medical Pavilion  Arcata, CA (May 14, 2020): When the COVID-19 outbreak began, routine healthcare appointments and procedures were cancelled or postponed. According to a report by the IQVIA Institute for Human Data Science more