Desert Oasis Health Care Segment – December 4, 2021
9:00 – 10:00 AM
Hour 1 Seg 2 – Desert Oasis Health Care Segment
D.O.H.C. w/ Dr. Brian Hodgkins re: Executive V.P. of Clinical Operations @ D.O.H.C.; 275 El Cielo Rd., Palm Springs, 92262. “Your Health, Your Life, Our Passion”. Leads the COVID-10 Taskforce.
– REPORT that we are in our 91st week of Pandemic.
– REPORT on the Omicron Varient. This is the 15th letter of the Greek Alphabet. All the letter in-between didn’t “pan” out.
– REPORT that the unvaccinated people in the world are the “hosts” for these new varriants.
– DISCUSSION on who to listen to; the CDC, Fauci. Dr. Hodgkins is listening to the SCIENCE. Folks think this virus is not real or deadly enough. Less than 80 children have died from COVID.
– REPORT that the hospital cases have doubled due to Thanksgiving etc., MOSTLY unvaccinated folks.
– REPORT the Omicron has 30 genetic mutations @ the spike protein. With only 20 genetic mutations the vaccine still worked.
– REPORT that in the U.S. the Delta Variant is 99% of the cases. First case of Omicron Variant is in San Francisco.
– DISCUSSION that you are 7 TIMES MORE LIKELY TO GET COVID IF YOU ARE NOT VACCINATED; 12 TIMES MORE LIKELY TO BE HOSPILATIZED IF YOU ARE NOT VACCINATED; 16 ½ MORE TIMES TO DIE IF YOU ARE NOT VACCINATED.
– REPORT on the NEW ANTI-VIRAL that is coming out soon. Oral agents may be game-changers in higher risk people.
– REPORT on monoclonal antibodies that D.O.H.C. can give thru an IV.
– REPORT that the health care workers are exhausted and tired of dealing w/ all of this.
– REPORT that D.O.H.C.’s WALK-IN clinics are open Mon. – Friday @ P.S. & Indio. D.O.H.C’s ADULT clinic in Yucca Valley is open every Thursday AND KIDS clinic on Tuesday.
– (contact info: www.mydohc.com and (760) 969-6555).