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Published on February 24, 2015. Last modified on May 27, 2020
COVID-19 Testing open to Public
COVID-19 diagnostic testing is available at no cost. Two locations, Salinas and Greenfield. Testing by appointment only.
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Information on COVID-19 and resources
Get the latest local information on COVID-19 response.
State Health and Emergency Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 FACTS - May 26, 2020
The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19. California has 98,980 confirmed cases and 3,884 deaths.
Environmental Health Bureau Accepting Payment Plans
The Monterey County Environmental Health Bureau will be offering permit fee payment plans for businesses that have experienced a hardship due to COVID-19. The payment plan option allows for businesses to continue operating while an extension is offered for payment of annual health permits fees.
Roadmap to Recovery
Monterey County is actively charting its progress on California’s roadmap to modify the state’s Stay-At-Home Order as we move through Stage 2 recovery.
Planned Parenthood Mar Monte is providing drive-thru COVID-19 testing in Monterey
Testing times vary due to location availability and will be determined week to week based on the community need.
Staying Safe and Getting Vaccinated during the Pandemic
The statewide Stay-at-Home order has helped slow the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, it has also resulted in some children missing their recommended vaccines. In California and across the U.S., recent data show troubling decreases in childhood vaccination, leaving many children unprotected
What is contact tracing
If you are diagnosed with a certain disease, you will be asked by a local public official—an epidemiologist—about everyone with whom you have had contact. The epidemiologist will talk to each person and ask them about their health. This is called contact tracing and is a core public health function.
5/11/2020 4:29:09 PM
May is Mental Health Awareness Month - Express Your Well-being
Making time to focus on your well-being isn’t always easy. Self-care isn’t about being selfish or getting a reward -- it is a critical part of maintaining our well-being.
Monterey County Health Officer announces changes to current Shelter In Place Order
Monterey County Health Officer Dr. Edward Moreno today issued a supplement to the current Shelter-in-Place Order allowing local businesses to conduct limited re-openings as Gov. Gavin Newsom launches Stage 2 of his Reopening Roadmap.
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