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Inyo County COVID-19 & Vaccine Update  Friday, October 15, 2021 

Inyo County COVID-19 & Vaccine Update  Friday, October 15, 2021  Pfizer Clinic: 1st, 2nd, and Booster Doses    Our local providers have asked that interested individuals plan to receive their Pfizer booster dose at one of the Public Health Clinics in October or November at the Tri-County Fairgrounds.  Individuals 12 years of age or older […]

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U.S. has lowest pediatric and general population flu infection and death rates in years…it can be a problem

…and of course, it could be a problem for the next flu season. Remember the “Twindemic” that we were all warned about last year the combination of patients with both the flu and Covid-19? Public health authorities were warning everyone that would listen that, if it happened, it would be apocalyptic in terms of our […]

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U.S. has lowest pediatric and general population flu infection and death rate in years

And of course…it can be a problem for next year. Remember the “Twindemic” that we were all warned about last year – the combination of patients with both the flu and Covid-19? Public health authorities were warning everyone that would listen that if it happened, it would be apocalyptic in terms of our health care […]

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Mono County COVID-19 testing schedule this week, Nov. 30, 2020

Don’t let up on getting tested for COVID-19. The next days and weeks are going to be critical in the fight against the spread of the coronavirus. Remember as well to get a flu shot. Protect yourself and you will be protecting others around you! Testing for the Week of November 30, 2020. Full testing […]

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During and After this holiday season, know the Symptoms of COVID-19

The United States population is equivalent to 4.25% of the total world population. The U.S.A. ranks number 3 in the list of countries (and dependencies) by population. According to the World Health Organization (WHO): COVID-19 affects different people in different ways. Most infected people will develop mild to moderate illness and recover without hospitalization. There is considerable […]

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Free Flu Clinic scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 8th, in Lone Pine and in Olancha

Inyo County Flu Vaccination Clinics: The Inyo County Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health and Prevention division continues to host drive through flu vaccination clinics.  The next clinic is scheduled for this Sunday, November 8th from 10am to 12pm in Lone Pine and 2pm to 4pm in Olancha. The Lone Pine clinic will […]

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Charlotte Helvie, MD, accepts NIHD’s Chief of Staff role

Veteran pediatrician and children’s advocate, Dr. Charlotte Helvie has stepped up to serve as Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s Chief of Staff. Dr. Helvie assumes the post previously held by Dr. Stacey Brown. In recent weeks, Dr. Brown returned his focus to the Rural Health Clinic’s long-term well-being and continues to help lead the District’s response […]

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Crush the Double-Demic: Prevent Flu. Save Lives.

(Mono County Public Health) — Flu shots? Why? Here’s a list of reasons! For the upcoming 2020/21 cold and influenza (flu) season, getting a flu vaccine is more important than ever to protect yourself, your loved ones, and your community. Flu viruses and the virus that causes COVID-19 (Coronavirus) will both spread this fall and […]

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Free Flu Shots in Mono County – Get the Shot, Not the Flu

Flu 2020 Update: MONO COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH 2020 FLU CLINIC SCHEDULE Flu shots are provided at no cost to Mono County residents. This year due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), flu shots will be available by drive-thru or walk-up option at all clinics. Date Location Time Monday, September 28 Sierra Nevada Resort & Spa (Mammoth Lakes) 2 pm […]

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Free Flu Shot Clinics in Inyo County – Don’t Mess Around! Get One!

The 2020 Inyo County Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health flu vaccination clinics are underway! Don’t risk catching both the flu and COVID-19 this year. It could be a deadly combination! While the country is still waiting for a COVID-19 vaccine to be developed and distributed, there is already a flu vaccine available […]

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Mono County Begins Drive-in/Walk-up Free Flu Shot Clinics on Sept. 28 | Flu Season is Starting

Flu shots are provided at no cost to Mono County residents. (For ages 6 months and up!) This year due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), flu shots will be available by drive-thru or walk-up option at all clinics. If you have Medicare, please bring your Medicare card. This flyer from  the Mono County Health Department is provided […]

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