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Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment – October 10, 2020

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 2 – Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

DESERT OASIS HEALTHCARE w/ Dr. Brian Hodgkins re: Executive V.P. of Clinical Operations; 275 El Cielo Rd., Palm Springs, 92262. “Your Health, Your Life, Our Passion”.
Leads the COVID-10 Taskforce.
– REPORT that we are beginning our 30th week of “Sheltering in Place”.
– REPORT that we are fighting to stay in the “red” and not regress to the “purple” level when more restrictions will resume. More cases are coming from young people in the East Valley.
– REPORT that positivity rate is currently below 6%.
THIS DISEASE OF PREVENTABLE!!!
– REPORT that California has 750,000 cases. Right behind the U.S. are India and Brazil when it comes to numbers of cases.
– DISCUSSION of the validity of taking someone’s temperature.
– REPORT that 60% of patients are “asymptomatic” and only 40% of patients get a temperature.
– REPORT that New York has good “contact tracing” and we do not.
– REPORT that there are systems in place to predict who will not do well w/ the virus based on; 1. Level of oxygen. 2. Inflammation markers. 3. Viral load.
www.mydohc.com
(760) 969-6555)

Brian

cont. Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment – October 10, 2020

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 3 – cont. Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

DESERT OASIS HEALTHCARE w/ Dr. Brian Hodgkins re: Executive V.P. of Clinical Operations; 275 El Cielo Rd., Palm Springs, 92262. “Your Health, Your Life, Our Passion”.
Leads the COVID-10 Taskforce.
– QUESTION from “Joey Pal” re: S. F. Eli Lily “monoclonal antibodies” that lowers the viral load.
– DISCUSSION of “risk based” approach.
– UPDATE on the 11 vaccines in phase 3 trials now. Dr. Hodgkin’s favorite is the Oxford one. Moderna (2 shots), Pfiser (1 shot), AstraZeneca, Eli Lily, etc. Then monitor the results for another 2 months THEN we can have the vaccine.
– REPORT that next week D.O.H.C. will have the RapidID test available!!!!
– REPORT that D.O.H.C./ Mizell/Joslyn members etc., can get a flu shot/test @ one of the D.O.H.C. testing sites.
– REPORT on the great DOHC website FOR ANYONE TO USE. Barry Dayton keeps it so current.
www.mydohc.com
(760) 969-6555)

Brian

“Senior Moment” Segment – October 10, 2020

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 1 – cont. “Senior Moment” Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

BROOKDALE MIRAGE INN w/ Kurt Suminski 72750 Country Club Dr., Rancho Mirage, CA., 92270. He is the Clare Bridge/Memory Facility Co-Ordinator.
– DISCUSSION of the Mission Statement and the Three levels @ Brookdale care provides: 1.) Independent Living 2). Assisted Living and 3.) Memory Care/Alzheimer’s/Dementia (Clare Bridge).
– !!!ANNOUNCEMENT!!! that the County will now let Brookdale open the dining room w/ all COVID-19 precautions. Residents are so excited to interact w/ servers, the other residents, the food and cocktails.
Chef Ramses has created new menu items to celebrate.
– DISCUSSION that residents are beginning to have the various activities return. At this point in time the Memory Care folks are in their own facility.
– REPORT on the new pool furniture for the newly re-opened pool. Better to have any activities outside than inside.
– REPORT on new patio furniture and umbrellas. Also new flowers!!! Yay!!! Bright and colorful.
– REPORT that there are some vacancies @ Brookdale in Assisted Living and Memory Care. New sales director, Jennifer.
– DISCUSSION of the “freedom” level in Memory Care where residents are able to “wander”/walk/stroll in their own area…fully safe and regulated.
– REPORT that residents in Memory Care become “fast friends”.
www.brookdale.com
(760) 346-7772)

Kurt

cont. “Senior Moment” Segment – October 10, 2020

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 2 – cont. “Senior Moment” Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

DEMENTIA HELP CENTER w/ Kae Hammond re: President & Founder; 495 Town Center Way, 44 Ste., B, Palm Desert, CA. 92260.
– DISCUSSION of the conversation we were having w/ Kurt re: Alzheimer/dementia patients forming friendships/associations. “Now they are among equals”. These relationships change and adjust as the patient goes thru different stages as well.
– DISCUSSION that patients who are kept @ home by well-meaning families, who think they “know” they’re way around, actually become isolated and are not stimulated because families are busy w/ their own lives.
– REPORT that Alzheimer/Dementia patients KNOW there is someone else LIKE them.
– REPORT that Alzheimer is one of 98 forms of Dementia!!!
– REPORT that one can live a long happy life w/ Alzheimer. Even if you are in the EARLY later stages of the disease.
– DISCUSSION that a highly trained caregiver can READ the patient and understand that even belligerence is not necessarily to be taken personally.
– REPORT that letting a professional step in preserves the family relationship many times.
www.dementiahelpcenter.com
(760) 636-6355)

Kae

cont. “Senior Moment” Segment – October 10, 2020

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 3 – cont. “Senior Moment” Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

FOREST LAWN w/ Larry Davis re: 69855 E. Ramon Rd., Cathedral City, CA. 92234.
– DISCUSSION of Larry being in the business for over 40 years and how it has changed during this Pandemic.
– REPORT on the county and state mandates for funeral services. Forest Lawn can now have services outside in the 2 big tents (first one in Coachella) he has that can have 50 persons for a service. Decorated w/ beautiful plants, fans, chairs, sound equipment, tv screens etc.,
– REPORT that folks still wear masks and sit w/ social distancing unless they are from the same household.
– REPORT that there have been earlier morning services outside in the tent and they have been lovely. The casket is there too and is open or closed.
– There have been functions and memorial services in the tent. People feel comfortable and safe in a private setting.
– REPORT on the demeanor of the families who lose loved ones during the Pandemic.
– DISCUSSION of how the planning meetings for services are now done over the phone w/ Forest Lawn.
– Forest Lawn has the appropriate plastic shields in place and provide masks for anyone who doesn’t have one.
– REPORT that our own mortality is being discussed more during this Pandemic. Time to make your final plans. Forest Lawn is having these conversations over the phone, on-line etc., Paperwork can even be done over the phone and virtually as well.
– REPORT that Forest Lawn has NEVER been closed, is considered an essential business.
www.forestlawn.com
(760) 328-3112)

Larry

Neuro Vitality Segment – October 10, 2020

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 1 – Neuro Vitality Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

NEURO VITALITY CENTER w/ Dr. Jay Seller re: Chief Executive Officer @ 2800 E. Alejo Road, Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
– DISCUSSION of his professional history and moving here from Denver, CO.
– REPORT that the Neuro Vitality Center is very “person centered”. The facility is still closed to the public @ this point in time. Kitchen, gym, nurse, social worker etc., still working in one form or another, thanks to all the technology.
– REPORT that NVC has “gifted” most of their clients w/ tablets if needed so they can keep in virtual communication w/ all the professionals and services available @ NVC.
– Neuro Vitality Center is providing Temporary Alternative Services (TAS) to their clients virtually now, w/ an instructor, a nurse, etc.,
– REPORT that all emergencies should still be handled thru 911. However, most of their clients have caregivers as well.
– DISCUSSION the caregivers are usually participating in the Zoom/virtual classes along w/ the client.
– DISCUSSION of what the NVC services “might” look like in our “new normal”.
– DISCUSSION that NVC clients are a “high risk” group for COVID-19.
www.neurovitalitycenter.org
(760) 323-7676)

Jay

Desert Care Network Segment – October 10, 2020

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 2 – Desert Care Network Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

DESERT REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER w/ Cassie Mayberry re: 1180 N. Indian Cyn., Palm Springs, CA.
– REPORT that Oct., is Breast Cancer Awareness month.
– REPORT on the extended hours for mammograms @ the Comprehensive Cancer Center @ D.R.M.C. “Mammo Mondays” 8 AM to 5:30 PM. ….call (844) 780-3299). You get a pink popcorn box w/ “goodies” inside when you call and schedule a mammogram in Oct.,
– DISCUSSION that men can also get breast cancer.
– REPORT on signs of breast cancer in women. 1. Some sort of lump. 2. Other side effects throughout your body. 3. Any thing that seems “slightly off”.
– REPORT on the different types of mammograms…..2 D, 3D Abus Automated Breast Ultrasound System, Diagnostic breast ultrasound, and breast biopsy systems.
– DISCUSSION that you should start mammograms @ age 40 unless you have a family history of breast cancer and then you should start @ age 30 because you have a higher chance (1.24 times) of getting breast cancer w/ that family history.
– THE GOOD NEWS of a 99% survival rate if breast cancer is caught early.
– REPORT that many of their events (www.desertcarenetwork/events) are starting up again. One coming up w/ CA. Highway Patrol on “Traumatic Injury Prevention”. Top 3 causes; 1. Vehicle accidents. 2. Pedestrians. 3. Falls
www.desertcarenetwork.com
(800) 491-4490)

Cassie

Animal Segment – October 10, 2020

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 3 – Animal Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

BONES ‘N SCONES w/ Kathy Hart re:
1.) 633 S. Palm Cyn., Dr., Ste., #26, Palm Springs, CA. 92264.
2.) Market Place, 1717 E. Vista Chino, Ste., B-3, Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
3.) 73910 CA-111, Palm Desert, CA.
– REPORT that stores #1 and #2 are open Mon-Sat., 10 AM to 6 PM and Sun., 10 AM to 6 PM.
– Open to public for hands free delivery to your car, or pick up inside w/ all COVID-19 protocols (w/ bright neon green paw prints to mark the social distancing) w/ your doggies w/ FREE bag of jerky FOR YOUR DOG!!! Lol
– REPORT on her personnel issues, her commitment to her staff, the community and the animals. Kept people on the payroll during the shut-down.
– DISCUSSION of her exciting plans for a total of 5 stores in the Coachella Valley in the next year or two.
– REPORT on the new cake that is small, round salmon cake she thought of on her way to this show. Has a pink flamingo and palm trees. Seems perfect for kitties too.
– DISCUSSION of the important of moisture for cats and dogs. Cats prefer “running water”, not still water. Cats should have wet food over dry food.
– DISCUSSION of NOT WALKING your dog on the hot pavement.
– REPORT that by January 2021, Bones ‘N Scones will be a co-op. YEAH!!!!
– REPORT on the in-house bakery for the animals….i.e. birthday cakes, treats, etc., Has a cake book from which to order.
– REPORT that Bones ‘n Scones is in their 21st year.
www.bonesnscones.com
(760) 832-9010)

Kathy

Restaurant of the Week Segment – October 3, 2020

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 1 – Restaurant of the Week Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK w/ John Fritch re: owner “Peaks”, @ the Top of the Tram. 1 Tram Way, Palm Springs, 92262.
– DISCUSSION of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico re: Steve Kanold, ACT Tours “All-inclusive trip staying @ the Riu Palace Pacifica Hotel. FUN!!!
– REPORT on the remodel of the kitchen, the new tables, the new bar, remodel of the cocktail lounge and look out lounge, etc. They’ve worked on this remodel when they shut down March 12th.
– REPORT on the new dioramas, the new lighting, the new paintings.
– REPORT that there is now all new electric, plumbing and air conditioning.
– DISCUSSION that the Tram has completed its annual maintenance shutdown.
– REPORT on the clear view, cooler temperature etc.,
– DISCUSSION that all the animals have “come out” because there are no humans around.
– DISCUSSION that Oct., 4 is “National Animal Day” and “National Taco Day”.
– REPORT that eventually the social distancing for the Tram Cars may be @ 10 persons a car. Hopefully to begin running again mid-October.
– REPORT that the P.S. Aerial Tram is the number 1 tourist attraction in the Coachella Valley.
– REPORT that John is the President of the P.S. Rotary Club.
– REPORT that the gift certificates we give away on the Joey English Show will NOT expire. John will honor them during this Pandemic.
www.pstramway.com
(760) 325-4537)

John

Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment – October 3, 2020

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 2 – Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

DESERT OASIS HEALTHCARE w/ Dr. Brian Hodgkins re: Executive V.P. of Clinical Operations; 275 El Cielo Rd., Palm Springs, 92262. “Your Health, Your Life, Our Passion”.
Leads the COVID-10 Taskforce.
– REPORT that we are beginning our 29th week of “Sheltering in Place”.
– REPORT on the fact that President Trump has tested positive for the virus. He’s being given Remdesivir, etc.
– REPORT that a temperature test seems to be controversial. 40% of patients who are positive NEVER get a temperature. EXPLANATION of the screening procedure that D.O.H.C. uses.
– DISCUSSION that the virus CAN stick to your shoes.
– REPORT on the benefits of “indoors” vs. “outdoors”.
– REPORT that in the CV, grocery stores, restaurants and health care facilities are the most vulnerable settings.
– REPORT that rates of new cases are better in the CV and in our hospitals, only 1 positive case @ D.O.H.C., but testing numbers are down. 25,000 positive tests a day in the U.S.
– REPORT on the drive-thru flu vaccine locations provided by D.O.H.C. Over 9,000 flu vaccines administered so far. Temperature is taken first. Cross-checking for COVID-19.
– QUESTIONS from “Joey Pals” – re: the Neanderthal gene, providing a worse outcome especially for Europeans and Southern Asians.
www.mydohc.com
(760) 969-6555)

Brian

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