Free COVID Testing Beginning November 2nd, 2020

By | October 23rd, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Updates|

Beginning November 2nd, Toiyabe, in partnership with CRIHB and AB Medical, will be offering free COVID-19 testing. This testing is open to all tribal members, people living with tribal members, people living on tribal land, and employees of tribal-based businesses. There is no out-of-pocket cost, and the test is 100% confidential. No appointment necessary.

Info: CDC COVID-19 Self Checker

By | September 2nd, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Updates|

As California's wildfires persist, we'd like to provide some additional information to help you determine the difference between symptoms you may be experiencing due to smoke exposure versus COVID-19. Please keep in mind that people who currently have or who are recovering from COVID-19 may be at increased risk of health effects from exposure to wildfire [...]

Update: CDPH/COVID-19 Evaluation

By | June 2nd, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Press Releases, Updates|

State inspectors from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) recently visited the Toiyabe Bishop Clinic to evaluate our response to COVID-19. In the post-inspection interview, they indicated they found “no deficiencies” – which means TIHP had nothing to correct and were in compliance with applicable regulations. They also noted that they were very impressed with [...]

Scam Alert: Pharmacy

By | May 15th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Updates|

The Toiyabe Pharmacy is open.  We have received multiple reports from patients that phone calls have been received claiming that the Toiyabe Pharmacy is closed. This is incorrect.  The Pharmacy is open.  We are investigating the source of these calls.  If you receive one of these calls please report it to a Toiyabe staff member immediately.

Pharmacy Update – 4/30/2020

By | April 30th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Updates|

We would like to apologize to our patients regarding any difficulties you may have had in contacting the pharmacy recently. We want you to know the phone issues being experienced in pharmacy should now be resolved, and we have employees dedicated to taking your calls. The pharmacy's direct line is 760-873-4721; select Option 1 to leave [...]

Optometry Update – 4/21/2020 – Accepting Card Payments Over the Phone

By | April 21st, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Updates|

Optometry is set up to take credit card payments over the phone! If you’d like to pay for glasses or contacts and arrange for pickup, please call Toiyabe at 760-873-8464, and ask for Crystal Piper at extension 231. If you don’t receive an answer when you call, please leave a message and she will return your [...]

Pharmacy Update – 4/16/2020

By | April 17th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Press Releases, Updates|

The Toiyabe Pharmacy is currently OPEN and operating on adjusted hours, but still serving our patients needs. Please note the extra time it will be taking to fill your medications as everything has slowed down not only here locally, but nationwide and throughout Indian Country as we navigate COVID-19 and work to keep our people safe [...]

Pharmacy Update – 4/14/2020

By | April 14th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Updates|

Despite rumors and misinformation, the TIHP Pharmacy is open, though we have shortened Pharmacy's operating hours to better align with the rest of the organization. We ask for your patience, as prescriptions may take longer than usual to fill due to the current pandemic. All satellite clinics and Death Valley patients are also still receiving prescriptions [...]