PR CONTACT: Frankie Gallagher
Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital
Phone: (831) 636-2644
HAZEL HAWKINS HEALTH CARE CENTERS AND LABS TO TEMPORARILY CONSOLIDATE SERVICES AND ADJUST HOURS DUE TO DECLINING PATIENT VISITS DURING PANDEMIC
Hollister, Calif. – April 10, 2020: Due to a steep decline in patient visits attributed to concerns over COVID-19 exposure, Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital is consolidating services through their community health centers and laboratories until the pandemic subsides.
The Hazel Hawkins Community Health Center in San Juan Bautista and the Mabie First Street Health Care Center are now closed until further notice. Staff from these health centers and their patients will go to the following health centers:
Patients from the Community Health Center in San Juan Bautista will be directed to the Barragan Family Health Care & Diabetes Center
Mabie First Street Health Care Center patients will be referred to the Sunset Drive Health Care Center.
The Sunset Drive Health Care Center will be now be closed on Saturdays until further notice.
The Mabie 4th Street Health Care Center schedule remains the same as usual, Monday – Friday, 8 am to 5 pm.
All of the health care centers are open 8 am to 5 pm.
Health center phones will be rolled over to their new temporary health care center.
Providers from all health care centers are doing Tele Med calls with patients that need to be followed up on, but are not sick enough to come in, or need medication refills. “Our goal is to keep our well patients safe at home, but still provide the care they need” said Linda Stroup, Director of HHMH Community Health Centers.
The hospital’s main laboratory and satellite labs have also been affected by lower volumes and adjustments have been made to the outpatient laboratory sites and hours.
The main hospital outpatient laboratory is now open Monday – Friday, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm and on Saturday and Sunday from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm.
The McCray lab hours are Monday – Friday, 6:00 am to 4:30 pm and Saturday from 7:00 am – 12:00 noon.
The Sunnyslope satellite lab draw station is closed until further notice.
MABIE FOURTH STREET
COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER
991 4th Street, Hollister
BARRAGAN FAMILY HEALTH CARE
AND DIABETES CENTER
930 Sunnyslope Rd, Suite A2, Hollister
COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER
930 Sunset Drive, Bldg. 3, Hollister
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About Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital
Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital is a full-service, public agency hospital delivering modern medicine and compassionate care to the growing San Benito County community. HHMH offers hundreds of health services across multiple locations, including top-tier specialists, a modern Emergency Department, and a state-of-the-art Women’s Center. To learn more about Hazel Hawkins Hospital, please visit www.hazelhawkins.com.