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Posted on: December 2, 2021

COVID-19 Omicron variant confirmed in Colorado

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Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) has confirmed the first case of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 in Colorado. The case was identified in an adult female resident of Arapahoe County who had recently traveled to Southern Africa.

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Posted on: November 22, 2021

Tri-County Health issues Public Health Order requiring face coverings

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With COVID-19 hospitalizations surging in Colorado, the Board of Health of the Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) voted Monday during a special meeting to issue a public health order requiring masking in all public indoor spaces in Adams and Arapahoe cou...

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Posted on: November 17, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccines Help Kids Be Kids — Local Public Health Agencies and Partners Launch Campaign

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For the last year and a half, Colorado’s children have missed out on so many things – from sports games to birthday parties, and from sleepovers to in-person learning. Children are resilient, but they shouldn’t face ongoing challenges without support. Tha...

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Posted on: November 12, 2021

TCHD begins transition of COVID-19 Services to Douglas County Health Department

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Starting Nov. 22, the Douglas County COVID-19 services will transition from Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) to Douglas County Health Department (DCHD) as they prepare to manage these services according to an amended Intergovernmental Agreement signed ...

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Posted on: November 10, 2021

Find a COVID-19 vaccine or booster provider for everyone ages 5 and older

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It is easy to find a COVID-19 vaccine or booster clinic to keep you and your family safe. No ID or insurance are required. Available for everyone ages 5 and older. Vaccines are safe and effective tools to help stop the pandemic.

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Posted on: November 5, 2021

Public Health Advisory for the Metro Denver Region and State of CO COVID-19 Surge, Hospitalizations

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As public health officials, we are issuing this statewide advisory due to steadily increasing cases and a concern for hospital bed capacity. Colorado and the metro Denver region continue to see steady increases in COVID-19 cases. On November 4, Colorado’s...

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Posted on: October 20, 2021

Find a free COVID-19 testing site

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Free drive-thru COVID-19 testing sites are still available for those who need it. Find a location near you if you have any signs or symptoms of COVID-19, regardless of vaccination status or prior infection.

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Posted on: September 28, 2021

Tri-County Health Department will continue to provide public health services in Douglas County

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TCHD signs agreement with Douglas County to provide services until end of 2022

Douglas County Commissioners and Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) signed an Intergovernmental Agreement Sept. 28 for TCHD to continue providing public health services through...

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Posted on: August 30, 2021

TCHD rescinds option to opt-out of public health orders; passes universal school masking order

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The Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) Board of Health met today, Monday, Aug. 30 to discuss next steps regarding the school masking order that went into effect Aug. 23 and the subsequent opting-out of the order by Adams and Douglas counties. During the ...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Wild animals can be adorable but may also carry diseases

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Baby animals are irresistible, but they may be dangerous if they carry an animal-borne disease like rabies or have an aggressive, protective mother nearby. The best protection is to avoid contact all together. Teach children to stay away...

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Posted on: December 17, 2020

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Sign up today to receive the most up to date COVID-19 information for Adams, Arapahoe, and Douglas Counties.

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Posted on: December 13, 2017

Board of Health Actions

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Find out what resolutions were voted upon by the Board of Health during the last meeting.

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