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April

Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment – April 18, 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; 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.
– REPORT that D.O.H.C. is working closely w/ Eisenhower Health, Desert Care Network and Desert Aids Project to service the community.
– SUGGESTION to keep supporting local businesses while we go thru this pandemic together.
– THE BAD NEWS. “Shelter in Place” will probably go on a bit longer, perhaps the end of May.
– REPORT that Riverside County did their part early and the surge that was suppose to happen April 12, and it didn’t really happen.
– REPORT 10% of COVID-19 cases will be hospitalized and 1 in 4 will be on a ventilator.
– REPORT that of the cases that have passed, 80% are men. Because me are more likely to smoke, be obese, etc.
– REPORT that if you have the COVID-19 symptoms turning on one’s stomach makes it easier to breathe.
– REPORT that there is no vaccine on the horizon yet.
– REPORT that COVID-19 patients in the hospital on a ventilator stay 8 to 10 days. Important to keep their food intake up.
– DISCUSSION that impact of the virus can last quite a while. Some reports of folks who become re-infected a second time.
– DISCUSSION of nasal and oral swabs for the testing.
– DISCUSSION of the report that the virus has morphed and is sequencing.
www.mydohc.com
(760) 969-6555)

Brian

cont. Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment – April 18, 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; 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.
– REPORT on the definition of a “fomite” i.e. any surface, or pet that can carry the coronavirus.
– REPORT that the entire world is working on a vaccine. Hope to have one by Oct., for health-care workers. This June/July case load will be much lower in America. Possible new surge in November. Case rate is FLAT in the Coachella Valley NOW.
– REPORT on the progress of the testing going on NOW.
– REPORT that the way we do things will be changed forever.
– COUNTY still has three testing centers. Most hospitals are not testing.
– REPORT that there is NO AT-HOME TEST approved by the FDA @ this point in time. Watch fo SCAMS!!!
– DOHC’s mission is to test, trace and treat.
– REPORT that D.O.H.C. has gone to virtual visits. If you are a D.O.H.C. member, call your physician first and set it up.
– DISCUSSION of how the procedure in the World is going to find a vaccine. Single shot vs. 3 shot series vs. band-aid etc., Vaccine probably ready for mass distribution next Oct., 2021.
– Go to www.mydohc.com for current information. Do not need to be a DOHC member to use the website.
www.mydohc.com
(760) 969-6555)

Brian

City of Palm Springs Segment – April 18, 2020

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 1 – City of Palm Springs 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; 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.

CITY OF PALM SPRINGS w/ Mayor Geoff Kors 3200 E. Tahquitz Cyn., Way, Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
– REPORT on the new edict by the City of Palm Springs, that everyone in Palm Springs MUST wear a face covering in public. Violators will be fined.
– REPORT on the special Tuesday night City Council meeting. Requiring that businesses must POST a sign that says no one may enter w/out a face covering.
– DISCUSSION of how this order will be enforced.
– REPORT on his interaction and communication w/ the City, County, State and Federal levels of government officials.
– HOPE that in the City of P.S. will experience a low level of new cases of COVID-19 and we can re-open albeit w/ a certain level of social distancing in place.
– REPORT that the City can do MORE restrictions, but NOT LESS than the County and State have imposed.
– DISCUSSION of how well the Coachella Valley has done in “staying the course” in fighting the Virus vs. the rest of the state.
– REPORT on the report and information on the City’s website.
– Mayor’s HOPE that we will all be kind to one another.
www.palmspringsca.gov
(760) 323-8299)

Geoff

Dental Segment – April 18, 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; 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 DREAM DENTISTRY w/ Dr. Kianor Shah re: 73151 El Paseo Ste., “C”. Palm Desert, CA. 92260.
– REMINDER that Dr. Shah is waiting for things to return to normal and is waiting for us!!!
– DISCUSSION of the fact that they are OPEN on the weekend. Excellent for folks who have emergencies while they are visiting here.
– REPORT that they work to get patients in as soon as possible.
– REPORT that they take all PPO’s and their prices are less than most other dentists.
– REPORT on the “atmosphere” in the DDD office where there are only 2 chairs and tremendous personal attention.
– DISCUSSION of their FREE teeth whitening on the Joey English Extreme Home Makeover Wheel.
– DISCUSSION of Dr. Shah’s International visibility and efforts and his REPORT that 1 out of every 3 people are missing at least one tooth. Decay is rampant etc.,
www.desertdreamdentistry.com
(760) 219-7487)

Dr. Shah

Legal Segment – April 18, 2020

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 3 – Legal 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; 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.

MARTORELLA LAW w/ Dan Martorella re: 1775 E. Palm Cyn. Dr. Palm Springs, CA. 92264.
– REPORT on the fact that all courts/trials/official sites are SHUT DOWN until further notice. Watch for news of how the backlog will eventually be handled.
– DISCUSSION of the questions from Joey Pals.
1.) Bankruptcy filing by Boy Scouts due to all the lawsuits filed against them
2.) What is the liability if you catch the COVID-19 on a plane or in a nursing home.
3.) Do the “shelter-in-place”/masks etc., orders violate our Civil Liberties?
4.) COVID-19 as an excuse to free prisoners in our prisons and jails?
5.) DISCUSSION of the changes in custody issues w/ the “shelter-in-place” orders in divorce/visitation situations.
email: dam@nullmartorellalaw.com
(760) 324-3212)

Dan

Yoga Segment – April 18, 2020

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 1 – Yoga 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; 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.

BIKRAM YOGA PLUS PALM SPRINGS w/ Annmarie Lynn re: The Sun Center, 611 S. Palm Cyn., Dr. #206, Palm Springs, CA. 92264.
– REPORT on all the classes she is doing now on ZOOM. i.e. 90 min. 105 degrees Bikram class; Hot 60 min. class; Yin Yoga class.
– REPORT that the actual studio is currently closed until further notice.
– REPORT on how to do the virtual class…to download the app, sign in as a member, Annmarie will e-mail you 10 minutes before the class starts and there you go.
– REPORT on the new schedule of classes now.
– NOW you can sign up/on wherever you are in the WORLD and do your regular class w/ your regular instructor.
– REPORT that the two-way visual is MUCH better than a regular taped yoga tape. Annmarie can correct, demonstrate, etc.,
– $109/a month for members, w/ unlimited classes.
– $49/a month for NEW CLIENTS.
– REPORT on the scarfs for sale on-line that are available on her website. $15. on her website w/ FREE delivery. Also for sale are the workout clothes and workout packages.
www.bikramyogaplusps.com
(760) 832-8655)

Annmarie

Westland Financial Segment – April 18, 2020

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 2 – Westland Financial 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; 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.

WESTLAND FINANCIAL SERVICES w/ Gene Pastula – 13520 Evening Creek Dr., N., Ste. #360, San Diego, CA. 92128.
– DISCUSSION of his services for attorneys, accountants and folks in the area of finance.
– DISCUSSION of a Reverse Mortgage.
1.) Is a mortgage like any other, BUT without having to make payments.
2.) Must have equity in your home.
3.) Must be @ least 62.
4.) You still own your home.
5.) You can borrow against the equity in your home as a line of credit or a lump sum.
6.) Still must keep your taxes and insurance up.
7.) You can still transfer the property to your heirs.
8.) Equity in your account will increase by a higher interest percentage rate than your bank account.
– REPORT that many people could improve their life-style and not be afraid of a reverse mortgage.
– DISCUSSION that it is great for older folks who have equity but not a good cash flow @ this point in their lives.
– REPORT that there are webinars on the website for different current financial issues.
www.westlandinc.com
(800) 238-8144 X 104)

Gene

Desert AIDS Project Segment – April 18, 2020

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 3 – Desert AIDS Project 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; 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 AIDS PROJECT w/ David Brinkman, CEO. Re:1695 N. Sunrise Way, Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
– REPORT on his contracting the COVID-19 virus. His symptoms and treatment.
– REPORTS on his test @ DAP’s COVID-19 Triage Clinic.
– REPORT that he didn’t want to focus on himself. Decided that sharing his story would benefit the community.
– REPORT that you do not have to be insured or a client of DAP to use the DAP triage clinic.
– REPORT that you should first call the triage number. Then you can have your appointment thru a drive-up. OR if your symptoms warrant, you will be brought into the clinic.
– REPORT that if you need a doctor’s attention that can also be provided @ the drive-thru as well.
– DISCUSSION of his rather mild symptoms, and the fact that his situation is more the norm. He is recovering well @ home.
– DISCUSSION of the financial impact of COVID-19 on DAP. Need for donations of time and financial support. Help thru the website.
– REPORT on the quickness of DAP’s gearing up for the COVID-19 crisis.
– CALL the DAP COVID-19 Hotline Monday thru Friday 8 AM to 5 PM.
www.desertaidsproject.org
(760) 992-0407)

David

Restaurant of the Week Segment – April 11, 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; 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/ Marty Webster re: “Aspen Mills Bakery”; 1.) 555 S. Sunrise Way., Palm Springs, CA. 92264. 2.) Inside R.M. Library, 71-100 Hwy., 111, R.M., CA. (CLOSED at this point in time) 3.) Inside Clark’s Nutrition, 34175 Monterey Ave., R.M., CA. 4.) La Quinta, 46-520 Washington St., La Quinta, CA.
– REPORT that the lobby and outside patio are closed until further notice. Open today until 6:30 PM. Closed on Sunday.
– DISCUSSION that you can phone in an EASTER order or do it on-line; come in just to pick it up, or they’ll bring it out to your car. Take credit card over the phone.
– REPORT that they have all the breads, rolls, hot-cross buns, challah etc. for tomorrow, Easter.
– REPORT that there will be FREE delivery NOW.
– REPORT that they are doing lunch/sandwich deliveries to businesses who are socially distancing as well.
– DISCUSSION of the deliveries for kids ($5.50) and whole families who are home together.
– REPORT on the salads; mandarin chicken, mirage salad, tuna salad.
– REPORT on the baked goods that are made from scratch; breads, challah bread, rolls, huge brownies, 6 inch cookies,
– REPORT that all stores have the same days, hours except the R.M. Library, which is closed.
– DISCUSSION of the support he is so grateful for from the community.
www.aspenmillsps.com
(760) 323-3123)

Marty

Animal/Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment – April 11, 2020

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 2 – Animal/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; 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.

LOVING ALL ANIMALS w/ Joey English re: 83496 51st Ave., Coachella, CA. 92236.
– REPORT that they’ve cleared out their shelter into foster care or adoptions.
– REPORT that there are a couple of animals that need a little special TL.
– REPORT that LAA will arrange “Meet & Greets” at your home w/ all safety precautions.
– REPORT that they are focusing efforts on collecting donations of animal food and supplies, so that folks won’t surrender their pets to shelters or rescues.
– DONATE w/ Amazon or another delivery service to send food, liter, and other supplies. While you shop use AmazonSmile.
– SHIP to Humane Society of the CV., 17825 N. Indian Cyn., N. Palm Springs, CA. 92258.
– DIRECTIVE NOT TO GO TO LOCATIONS to drop off donations.
www.lovingallanimals.org
(760) 834-7000)

DESERT OASIS HEALTHCARE w/ Dr. Brian Hodgkins re: Executive V.P. of Clinical Operations; 275 El Cielo Rd., Palm Springs, 92262.
– REPORT that D.O.H.C. is working closely w/ Eisenhower Health, Desert Care Network and Desert AIDS Project to service the community.
– OBSERVATION on all the closed businesses and empty roads.
– QUESTIONS FROM JOEY PALS. Virus can live 24 hours on paper, 2 to 3 days on plastic and 2 to 3 days on glass. Some thought that the corona virus particles can be suspended in air for “several minutes”.
– REPORT the worst news: Soon we will be @ ICU capacity in Riverside County. 20% of cases are being hospitalized.
– REPORT on masks, now mandatory for anyone leaving their home. Good to see social distancing in the stores. The Plexiglas protection area @ checkouts.
– REPORT the good news: We here in the CV got the “Shelter-In-Place” early enough. Seeing a slow-down in the number of cases.
– REPORT that the virus will probably come back in the Fall, so some measures will remain in place.
– DISCUSSION of the impact on the hospital industry. The hospitals can go to 100 ICU beds @ this time.
– Go to www.mydohc.com for current information. Do not need to be a DOHC member to use the website.
www.mydohc.com
(760) 969-6555)

Brian

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