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Coronavirus Hits Home

I want to let you know that on Monday night I tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. 
 
After experiencing some normal cold symptoms on Friday evening and throughout the weekend, I called Dr.  Lim, reviewed my conditions with him and determined that I need to be tested before returning to work.  Early Monday morning I had a test completed by the extraordinary team at our specimen collection station. I have not been in the hospital since and will be on quarantine at home for at least 14 days. I must then test negative twice before I can return to work.  

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Today - National Doctors' Day - and every day, Thank You Doctors!

During this COVID-19 outbreak, it’s important for all of us to step back for a moment and recognize special days like National Doctors’ Day which is on March 30.

Doctors’ Day recognizes physicians from all over the world for the work they do for their patients and communities. It is their passion of caring for others that we recognize on this day.
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Mar 31, 2020

Coronavirus Hits Home

Barwis on Bristol: A March 31, 2020 update from CEO & President Kurt A. Barwis on the coronavirus.

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Mar 30, 2020

Thank You Doctors

During this COVID-19 outbreak, it’s important for all of us to step back for a moment and recognize special days like National Doctors’ Day which is on March 30. Doctors’ Day recognizes physicians from all over the world for the work they do for their patients and communities. It is their passion of caring for others that we recognize on this day.

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Mar 20, 2020

Latest Updates Concerning the Coronavirus

With the ongoing concern pertaining to the coronavirus, I want to remind everyone that this, once again, is a time for collaboration and kindness. Bristol Health continues to do the utmost to protect the health and safety of our patients, staff and community during this public health crisis. Thank you to all our patients and families for their continued support and understanding during this time.

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Mar 13, 2020

Letter to the Community Regarding the Coronavirus

In the spirit of our mission, Caring Today for Your Tomorrow, we want to assure you that Bristol Health is doing the utmost to protect the health and safety of our patients, staff and community during this coronavirus public health crisis.

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