What to do if you have COVID-19 symptoms or have been with someone that has COVID-19: Get tested Wear a mask Stay away from others while you wait for the results Places to go to get the test are below or you can call your doctor or dial 2-1-1. VIRGINIA GARCIA IS ONLY PROVIDING COVID-19 […]
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who qualifies for a 3rd dose? The CDC recently approved providing a 3rddose of the Moderna and Pfizer vaccine for those that have health risks. The 3rd dose should be provided no sooner than 4 weeks after your 2nd dose and is intended for the following individuals: You are taking or being given medication for […]
Extreme Heat and Cooling Resources We’re heading into another heat wave, which is forecasted for Wednesday 8/11/21, through Saturday, 8/14/21. There are several community resources for cooling centers, splash pads, and hydration stations, including the Virginia Garcia Cornelius Wellness Center. Some of these resources are also pet-friendly. See below for more information on where you […]
Covid-19 Vaccine Event Information Below are upcoming vaccination events. Please be sure to read the information below about what to expect and what to bring with you. All events listed below are open to the public. No appointment is needed unless noted. VACCINATION EVENTS THIS COMING WEEK Wednesday, September 15 Beaverton Wellness Center 2725 SW […]
The 2021 Virtual Health Care Symposium will take a look back on 2020 to examine the disproportionate consequences vulnerable communities experienced with COVID-19. The coronavirus brought to light the deep disparities these communities experience, built from a lifetime of social and racial inequities. Barriers these populations face daily – food access, affordable housing, anti-immigration policies […]