November 15, 2019

Public Health Recommendations to Prevent the Spread of Illness

With a large number of students at Palisade High School (PHS) reporting illness, Mesa County Public Health (MCPH) wants to inform our community about how infectious […]
November 6, 2019

MCPH Clinic has Flu Vaccine

The Mesa County Public Health Clinic has flu vaccine available. If you hear from your physician’s office or a pharmacy that they are out of the […]
November 1, 2019

No Burn Advisory through 11/3 at 7:00 p.m.

Mesa County Public Health has issued a no burn advisory. No open burning is allowed beginning at noon on Friday, November 1 (11/1) through 7:00 p.m. […]
October 31, 2019

Fall Open Burn Season ends October 31

Fall Open Burn Season ends two hours before dusk on Thursday, Oct. 31. Residents must use alternative options instead of burning. Agricultural burning may continue through […]
October 22, 2019

Public Health Recommendations for Parents/Caregivers, Individuals, and Providers for Flu Season

The flu vaccine is the best way to prevent the flu. A yearly flu vaccine is recommended for everyone 6 months of age and older. The […]
October 22, 2019

Public Health Recommendations in Light of Severe Lung Illness Linked to Vaping

COLORADO REGULATORS DRAFT BAN ON ADDITIVES IN CANNABIS VAPE PRODUCTS Since early August a multistate outbreak of lung illness associated with e-cigarette products that, as of […]
October 17, 2019

No Burn Advisory through 10/17 at 7:00 p.m.

Mesa County Public Health has issued a no burn advisory. No open burning is allowed Thursday (10/17) from noon until 7:00 p.m. due to adverse weather […]
October 11, 2019

No Burn Advisory through 10/13 at 7:00 p.m.

Mesa County Public Health has issued a No Burn Advisory. No open burning is allowed beginning Friday, October 11 at noon through Sunday, October 13 at […]
October 10, 2019

Mesa County Resident Hospitalized with Flu

Early Season Highlights Importance of Flu Vaccine Mesa County has its first hospitalized influenza case in an adult male over the age of 55.  The hospitalization […]
October 10, 2019

MCPH 2018-2019 Influenza Report

117 hospitalizations during unusually long 2018-2019 flu season Mesa County saw a longer than usual influenza, or flu, season last year. The season was unique in […]
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