SJBPH urges residents to stay away from stray and wild animals, check pets’ vaccination status, and take other precautions to avoid rabies.
Yellow Fever vaccine shortage.
Production of Yellow Fever Vaccine (YF-VAX) in the U.S. has ceased while the manufacturer transitions to a new facility. San Juan Basin Public Health will not be receiving more YF-VAX until mid-2018.
November is American Diabetes Month.
One in four Americans is living with undiagnosed diabetes. We provide free blood sugar screenings to help determine risk. Our bilingual staff also provide exercise and nutrition tips to reduce your risk.
Open Enrollment Period begins.
The Open Enrollment Period for health insurance is Nov. 1, 2017 to Jan. 12, 2018. We are trusted experts and can help you enroll and apply for financial assistance to lower your costs.
Federal holidays and observances.
SJBPH will be closed for Thanksgiving on Nov. 23 and 24.