Hundreds of providers shift to telehealth during COVID-19

https://youtu.be/iqA1JIysppU We have about 250 Beacon Medical Group providers on our Connected Care telehealth platform, and we are continuing to add more every day. Dr. Mark Schmeltz explains how we want to help patients stay at home whenever possible, as we continue to social distance and keep everyone safe during…

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Child psychiatrists offer advice on talking to kids about COVID-19 (Video)

https://youtu.be/lr5RQHfvlGU It makes me feel a sense of confusion. No one is sure when this is going to end, not even the top doctors and experts. It’s hard to know when life is going to go back to normal and that’s concerning to me. Beacon Medical Group adolescent patient 5…

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COVID-19 | Reminder for Older Patients

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On March 23, Indiana Governor Eric J. Holcomb issued a Stay-At-Home Order until April 7 in response to the COVID-19 global pandemic. This requires that all Indiana residents remain in their homes except when they are at work or for essential activities.

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News Stories: March 28, 2020

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Thor affiliates support front lines to combat virus (RV Business, March 28) Heartland RV pitches in, donates supplies to Beacon (Elkhart Truth, March 28) Sunburst races postponed to August because of Coronavirus (South Bend Tribune, March 28) Nearly 500 tested in Goshen (Elkhart Truth, March 28)

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News Stories: March 27, 2020

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COVID-19 test totals hard to come by (Elkhart Truth, March 27) RV industry leader THOR Industries supporting the front lines in fight against COVID-19 (KPCnews.com, March 27) South Bend area schools and colleges step up to help (South Bend Tribune, March 27) Heartland RV provides masks, suits to Beacon Health…

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Information regarding COVID-19 documentation

A message for employers:We are unable to provide COVID-19 positive or negative documentation or physician’s release for workers at our MedPoint locations or other Beacon Health System locations. Individuals who present at MedPoint locations with fever, cough, sore throat or other respiratory symptoms will be cared for following our established…

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All three of our MedPoint Urgent Care locations remain open and are caring for patients

Our patients’ safety is priority This has and will always be the case, but even more so with Coronavirus in our community. We are navigating how we treat patients with symptoms related to Coronavirus in the safest way possible. Please know, we remain here for you and your family for…

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News Stories: March 25, 2020

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Local hospitals raise tents in preparation for a surge of Coronavirus patients (WSBT, March 25) South Bend health care workers try to conserve masks, equipment amid national shortage (South Bend Tribune, March 25) Letters: Local health care heroes show up every day with courage and resolve (South Bend Tribune, March…

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