COVID-19 Video Updates
12.22.21 | As inpatient volumes continue to climb, MMH encourages you to help slow the spread of COVID-19 over the holidays. Interim CEO, Liz Leising and ER Doctor, Frank Fiorito share insights on what MMH is currently experiencing and how to manage COVID-19 symptoms and limit your risk of exposure.
8.23.21 | COVID-19 is on the rise, both nationally and in our community. Listen to Interim CEO Liz Leising as she shares what’s happening inside the walls of MMH, as well as how effective the vaccine has been in fighting the new virus strain locally.
5.13.21 | We have so many reasons to celebrate at MMH this week. Not only is it National Hospital Week, but we also administered our 25,000th COVID-19 Vaccine dose!
4.27.21 | As many have experienced over the last year, rural communities aren’t beyond COVID-19’s reach. We’ve made significant progress in protecting our community, but there’s still more that needs to be done to end this pandemic.
3.31.21 | The COVID-19 vaccine is now available to all Hoosiers ages 16 and older!
1.19.21 | If your upcoming COVID-19 vaccine is scheduled at the Batesville Street Department location, this video is for you! Watch for more information on traffic flow and what you can expect at your appointment.
1.18.21 | Watch as MMH Providers share their insights on the effectiveness of the COVID-19 vaccine and common misconceptions.
1.8.21 | All Hoosiers 80 and older, along with first responders and licensed and unlicensed healthcare workers are currently eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. To register visit ourshot.in.gov. Appointments are required. No walk-ins will be allowed. Watch as many of our providers get vaccinated and share their reasons why.
12.19.20 | Leading by example, Dr. John Gryspeerdt was in line early this morning to receive his COVID-19 vaccine.
12.2.20 | We continue to care for our communities while COVID-19 cases surge at MMH. Here CNO, Liz Leising and CEO, Tim Putnam provide an update on the number of patients we’re seeing at the hospital and the impact it’s having on staff and patients.
11.20.20 | MMH CEO, Tim Putnam provides an update to the community on the current impact of COVID-19 in our region and how people can stay safe and help slow the spread.
8.7.2020 | You’ve probably heard conflicting information about the numbers surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. Listen as Chief Nursing Officer Liz Leising provides an update on what we’re seeing at Margaret Mary Health.
6.30.2020 | Dr. Lovett, MMH Emergency Services physician, is back with an update on what we're seeing in our facilities and how you can keep yourself safe as states are reopening.
5.5.20 | Early detection equals better prognosis which is why preventative screenings are so important. When patients ignore symptoms, this results in a later diagnosis and often a worse outcome. Listen in as Dr. Geers explains why you should schedule screenings which may have been delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
5.1.2020 | We are blown away by the support shown to our team. Thank you to our community for another amazing week of generosity. Here is just a glimpse into a few of many donations that have been provided to our incredible team members.
4.28.2020 | As we begin to re-open several of our temporarily suspended services, we want to reassure you the health, well-being and safety of every patient, visitor and team member is our highest priority.
4.24.2020 | Thank you to our community for another amazing week of support. Here is just a glimpse into a few of many donations that have been provided to our incredible team members.
4.17.2020 | We continue to be humbled by the amazing support from our community. Thank you for yet another week of support. Here is just a glimpse into a few of the many donations that have been provided to our incredible team members.
4.13.2020 | Do you wonder why some people with COVID-19 have mild, if any, symptoms, while others are severely ill? It could be the amount of exposure to the virus, also known as viral load, the person comes into contact with. To learn more, listen as Dr. Gryspeerdt explains.
4.8.2020 | If you’re still uncertain about the seriousness of COVID-19 in our community, here is an inside view from MMH team members who are on our frontlines.
4.6.2020 | In order to slow the spread of COVID-19, Margaret Mary Health encourages the community to use tools like telehealth and virtual office visits whenever possible.
4.3.2020 | To say we serve the most amazing communities would be an understatement. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for the countless donations and cards of encouragement and support. We are truly blessed.
3.29.2020 | Chief of Medical Staff at Margaret Mary Health, Dr. John Gryspeerdt shares insight on the COVID-19 outbreak including risk factors for contracting the virus and how to help protect yourself.
3.27.2020 | Watch as Margaret Mary Health, the Ripley County Health Department and the City of Batesville provide a community update on COVID-19.
3.25.2020 | Emergency Services Doctor Frank Fiorito answers questions about where we currently are in the battle against COVID-19.
3.19.2020 | MMH announces collaboration with Batesville School Corporation to open an acute care extension site.
3.18.2020 | For the latest on COVID-19, watch our Emergency Services Doctor William Lovett address common questions about the virus.
3.13.2020 | Watch as Margaret Mary Health, the Ripley County Health Department, the City of Batesville and the Batesville Community School Corporation provide a media briefing on COVID-19.