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Valley Children’s Sees Spike in Rare Syndrome Caused by COVID-19

As of March 29, 443 cases of Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children had been reported statewide. Valley Children's Hospital in Madera tells GV Wire℠ it has seen at least 88 of them. "We've seen quite a few cases," said Dr. Reshma Patel, a pediatric rheumatologist at VCH. "The thought is that it's...

Madera Hospital, With ICU Inundated, Transfers Patients to Other Facilities

Madera Community Hospital was so inundated with ICU patients Monday night they had to put out a plea for help. "We were successful in moving about five of those patients out of that facility," Fresno County EMS Director Dan Lynch told reporters on a video call Tuesday afternoon. Three patients...