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 Highpoint Health’s Intensive Care Unit Manager Keith Harnist, far right, with other staff members taking care of COVID-19 patients, and other patients. In front, from right: nurse Barb Vollmer, licensed practical nurse Linda Rodriguez, nurse Connie Roach. Middle row: nurse Brooke Banschbach, unit clerk Shelly Emery, Dr. Carol Montjoy. Back row: patient care technician Logan Huddleston, and Dr. Radu Zidarescu. Submitted Photo

Intensive care unit fighting ‘five-alarm fire’

If you put the health care response to the COVID-19 pandemic in terms of a fire department, this is a five-alarm fire. 

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Overall, 144,000 vinyl gloves and three thermometers were donated by the Ohio County/ Rising Sun Community School Corporation. The supplies were divided between the Ohio County Health Department and the Waters of Rising Sun senior facility.  Submitted Photo