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Beginning a Career in Healthcare with CVIT

Thinking about a career in healthcare? A great place to start is by becoming a nursing assistant. CVIT offers a comprehensive Nursing Assistant course, specifically designed as an introduction to healthcare. During this one-year program, students learn medical terminology, medical dosages, and basic healthcare concepts; how to take a patient’s …

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Elective Surgeries are back on the schedule after Governor lifts restriction.

On May 1 the Governor announced hospitals could once again begin scheduling elective surgeries. Elective surgeries shouldn’t be considered optional – they’re vital to the health of both individuals and hospitals across the state.  The initial order in Mid-March suspended non-essential or elective surgeries which the Governor’s office broadly defined …

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Creating Strong Partnerships: Bernadette Kniffin Leads effort to help families on San Carlos. Nnee Bich’o Nii 

It’s hard to get Bernadette (Bernie) Kniffin to sit and talk about her role as Director of Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)  and Transit for the San Carlos Apache Tribe.  She’s busy doing it, responding to local needs during a global pandemic and planning for the future.   “Our benefits …

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CVRMC announces elective surgeries have resumed

The Cobre Valley Regional Medical Center put out the following update regarding COVID-19.  Telemedicine and elective surgeries top the list.  CVRMC- Surgeries have resumed as of May 1. Please contact your Primary Care Physician.  Telemedicine appointments are now available at all CVRMC clinics. Clinic numbers are listed HERE. If you …

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Arizona ramps up testing in “blitz” designed to test thousands beginning May 2.

The next three Saturdays, several providers will be participating in the Arizona Testing Blitz which anticipates testing 30 – 60K people over the three week period.  PHOENIX — Governor Doug Ducey today announced that the Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS), in partnership with healthcare partners across the state, are …

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Hospital issues update on Covid-19 3-25-2020

Update from Cobre Valley Regional Medical Center: **Current as of 3/25/20. Recommendations are subject to change as the situation evolves.   Emergency Department will ALWAYS be open for service.   If you need to come into the EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT AND HAVE SYMPTOMS OF FEVER-COUGH-SHORTNESS OF BREATH, CALL 928-402-1026 BEFORE COMING …

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