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July 2, 2020

Public Health Order Extended for Safer at Home Mesa County, Guidance for Safe Practices at Private Events Now Included

Mesa County Public Health (MCPH) has extended the Public Health Order for Phase 2 of reopening and will submit an application to enter the Protect Our […]
June 22, 2020

Do you have symptoms or feel you may have been exposed to COVID-19? Here’s how (and when) to get tested.

With increased availability of sampling supplies and broadened criteria for testing eligibility, no-cost COVID-19 testing is now possible for many more Mesa County residents than in […]
June 15, 2020

NO BURN ADVISORY extended through June 17 due to fire safety concerns

UPDATE: Mesa County Public Health has extended the no burn advisory through June 17 at 8 p.m. due to fire safety concerns. The National Weather Service […]
June 15, 2020

Mesa County Public Health Partners with Long-Term Care Facilities to Prevent COVID-19 Outbreaks

Mesa County continues to experience a low rate of COVID-19 positive cases, due in part to the fact that there have been no outbreaks of the […]
June 5, 2020

WATCH: Campaign Encouraging Coloradans to Wear Masks

Our Masks are Our Passport to the Colorado We Love A new campaign encourages Coloradans to wear masks as much as possible when they leave the […]
May 23, 2020

Mesa County to transition to phase 2 of reopening plan

Mesa County Public Health (MCPH) continues to lead the way in reopening and was granted another variance from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment […]
May 21, 2020

KAFM Radio Special: In Good Health Discussing COVID-19

Mesa County Public Health Executive Director, Jeff Kuhr talks about the COVID-19 response in Mesa County and answers frequently asked questions about testing, re-opening, our response […]
May 21, 2020

Colorado alerts doctors on the lookout for COVID-related syndrome in children

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) encourages parents and guardians to keep up with well-child checkups and contact a health care provider when […]
May 13, 2020

MCPH to offer antibody testing for COVID-19

Mesa County Public Health (MCPH) will begin offering serological, or antibody, testing for COVID-19. This is a blood test that looks for antibodies in your blood. […]
May 13, 2020

Is it COVID-19? If you’re feeling sick get tested

MESA COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH RAMPS UP COVID-19 TESTING; LOOKS TO COLLECT 1,500 SAMPLES BY THE END OF MAY Mesa County Public Health remains committed to ensuring […]