Posted on March 31st, 2020 by Speare Memorial Hospital
Community Update from Michelle McEwen, President/CEO
Speare has been working with the National Guard, the State, our regional Emergency Preparedness resources and Plymouth State University to create an Alternate Care Site at the PSU Ice Arena and Welcome Center. This site will serve as an extension of the hospital in preparation for a surge of COVID-19 patients.
Recently cots have been installed, supplies are being inventoried and moved into the facility, and many more planning efforts are taking place regarding logistics and staffing.
This is a significant feat, and sometimes overwhelming task. We are truly grateful for our partners that are helping us with these efforts!
Message to Our Community: Resuming Time-Sensitive, Elective Services
Posted on May 12th, 2020 by Speare Memorial Hospital
Speare Memorial Hospital Resumes Safe, Time-Sensitive Medical Services Speare Memorial Hospital is pleased to be able to lift restrictions on our services due to the low COVID-19 transmission rate within our community. While the number of positive COVID-19 cases has increased recently, this is no cause for alarm. The rise has occurred in response to […]
Message to the Community: New COVID-19 Testing Site in Plymouth
Posted on May 1st, 2020 by Speare Memorial Hospital
You only need a referral from your healthcare provider! The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and the New Hampshire Army National Guard have opened a new COVID-19 testing site in Plymouth, open seven days a week from 11am to 7pm. The DHHS goal is to increase the availability of testing throughout […]