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February 3, 2020

Public Health Emerging Issues – February 3, 2020

HOW MESA COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH IS RESPONDING TO CONCERNS ABOUT A NEW STRAIN OF CORONAVIRUS  The risk to residents in Mesa County and elsewhere in the […]
January 29, 2020

Worried about Coronavirus? Here’s what you need to know

Novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) While we understand that new viruses like this can be worrisome, we echo the CDC’s statement that the risk to people […]
January 24, 2020

No Burn Advisory through January 27 at 5 p.m.

Mesa County Public Health has issued a NO BURN ADVISORY through 5 p.m. on Monday, January 27, due to air quality concerns. This includes Agricultural Open […]
January 17, 2020

Test Your Home for Radon During Radon Action Month

Radon is an odorless, colorless gas that is produced by the natural breakdown of uranium, which is present in soil, rocks and sometimes groundwater. January is […]
January 9, 2020

No Burn Advisory through 1/9 at 5 p.m.

Mesa County Public Health has issued a NO BURN ADVISORY through 5 p.m. on Thursday, January 9, due to air quality concerns. This includes Agricultural Open […]
January 7, 2020

No Burn Advisory through 1/8 at 5:00 p.m.

Mesa County Public Health has issued a NO BURN ADVISORY through Wednesday, January 8, at 5:00 p.m. due to air quality concerns. This includes Agricultural Open […]
December 31, 2019

2019: Most Pressing Public Health Emerging Issues

Here’s a look at the most pressing Public Health Emerging Issues of 2019, in no particular order. Stop the Spread Mesa County Public Health (MCPH) responded […]
December 31, 2019

Influenza Hospitalizations Increase in Mesa County

INFLUENZA HOSPITALIZATIONS INCREASE IN MESA COUNTY, THERE’S STILL TIME TO GET A FLU SHOT Mesa County Public Health’s Flu-View meter has moved, which indicates increased flu […]
December 20, 2019

Have a Happy, Healthy Holiday

Since the norovirus-like illness that impacted our community around the Thanksgiving holiday, Mesa County Public Health has been monitoring illness to an even greater degree than […]
December 18, 2019

Public Health Emerging Issues – December 18, 2019

THREE CHILDREN HOSPITALIZED WITH MEASLES IN COLORADO Three children tested positive for measles after traveling to a country where there was an outbreak. The children, who […]
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