Hospital sees increase in patients, implements surge plan and more: News from Gilbert, Chandler

As the number of COVID-19-related hospitalizations continues to climb across Arizona, the state's hospital systems have begun to implement "surge plans," or plans for adding extra capacity to hospitals when more patients need to be treated. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
As the number of COVID-19-related hospitalizations continues to climb across Arizona, the state's hospital systems have begun to implement "surge plans," or plans for adding extra capacity to hospitals when more patients need to be treated. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)

As the number of COVID-19-related hospitalizations continues to climb across Arizona, the state's hospital systems have begun to implement "surge plans," or plans for adding extra capacity to hospitals when more patients need to be treated. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)

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Chandler Regional Medical Center sees continued increases in patients, implements surge plans

As the number of COVID-19-related hospitalizations continues to climb across Arizona, the state's hospital systems have begun to implement "surge plans," or plans for adding extra capacity to hospitals when more patients need to be treated.

Da’Bayou Creole Kitchen set to open July 20

Da’Bayou Creole Kitchen has set its opening as July 20 at 313 N. Gilbert Road, Gilbert. The restaurant is a rebranding of The Brass Tap, which closed June 15 in preparation for the change.



Journey Five has opened in SanTan Pavilions

Journey Five opened June 12 at 2540 S. Santan Village Parkway, Ste. K101, Gilbert, in the SanTan Pavilions. It offers modest, on-trend, affordable women’s dresses, tops, shoes and bags.

Alexa D’Angelo and Tom Blodgett contributed to this report.



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