Now Offering Monoclonal Antibody Therapy, a Breakthrough COVID-19 Treatment Under Emergency Use Authorization by the FDA

Oklahoma ER & Hospital now offers monoclonal antibody therapy as an alternative COVID-19 treatment option for those who meet the criteria mentioned below. The infusion therapies offered, including Eli Lilly’s bamlanivimab, and the combination of casirivimab and imdevimab, are under Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Admisinstration (FDA). Casirivimab and…

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The Importance of Vaccinations

August is National Immunization Awareness Month!  With COVID-19 being the most talked about topic of 2020, you’ve probably heard the word “vaccine” more this year than ever before. Which is why we’re taking this opportunity to shed light on the importance of immunization, and what vaccinations your child needs this back to school season.   Brief History  Immunizations are said to date back hundreds…

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Parenting in a Pandemic: What You Need to Know to Get Your Child Back to School Safely

As a parent, there are countless life milestones you’ve been preparing for since you had your first child. Although the first day of school is on that list, no one could have anticipated the circumstances we’re currently under. Some things may be out of our control, but there are ways to feel more prepared for the school year ahead. This…

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The Rise of Micro-hospitals

As healthcare has become more patient-oriented, the practice has adapted. Healthcare professionals have been searching for a way to deliver more personalized care in a fast and convenient manner, and the solution was micro-hospitals. Micro-hospitals offer all the capabilities and equipment of a major hospital but feel less like a sterile medical facility and more…

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Oklahoma ER & Hospital Receives FDA Authorized Cellex Antibody Test for COVID-19

Contact: Makailyn Dillion Director of Marketing mdillon@okerhospital.com EDMOND, Okla., May 18, 2020—Oklahoma ER & Hospital can now test for COVID-19 antibodies in-house using the Cellex antibody test. This test is the first of its kind to be authorized by the FDA through the Emergency Use Authorization process on April 1. Due to the overwhelming demands…

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Oklahoma ER & Hospital Implements Dual Care Strategy

If you or a loved one are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, we are here to help. However, lacerations, broken bones, and other illnesses don’t stop for a pandemic, and neither do we. With our new Dual Care initiative, you can be treated for all ailments unrelated to COVID-19, in a separate, safe environment. How we…

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Oklahoma ER & Hospital COVID-19 Update

At Oklahoma ER & Hospital, we take the health and safety of our patients and employees very seriously.  We will continue to do everything we can to ensure that the community is treated safely, while also taking measures to prevent the ongoing spread of this virus. To assist our efforts, we are asking patients with…

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