COVID-19 Information and Resources

SCHEDULE YOUR COVID-19 VACCINATION BY calling 970-565-3056

MCPHD will be offering a limited amount of the Pfizer, Moderna, and J&J COVID19 vaccines every Tuesday and Wednesday.

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Who Can Get A Booster

Pfizer and Moderna

1st booster- CDC recommends a booster of Pfizer for:

  • Most people who are at least 5 months after the final dose of the primary series
  • People who are moderately or severely immunocompromised at least 3 months after the final dose of the primary series.

2nd booster- CDC recommends the 2nd booster at least 4 months after the 1st booster for:

  • Adults over 50 years of age
  • People who are moderately or severely immunocompromised

 

Johnson and Johnson (Janssen)

1st booster- CDC recommends a booster of either Pfizer of Moderna for:

  • Most people at least 2 months after their primary dose of J&J
  • People who are moderately or severely immunocompromised

 

2nd booster- CDC recommends a 2nd booster of either Pfizer or Moderna at least 4 months after the 1st booster for:

  • Adults over 50 years of age
  • People who are moderately or severely immunocompromised

 

*you may get a booster of J&J if you are allergic to components of either mRNA vaccine, would otherwise remain unvaccinated or without a booster due to limited Pfizer or Moderna access, or if you want J&J despite safety concerns

Pfizer 12-18 years old

1st booster- CDC recommends a Pfizer booster for:

  • Most children at least 5 months after the final dose of the primary series
  • Children who are moderately or severely immunocompromised at least 3 months after the final dose of the primary series

 

2nd booster- CDC does not currently recommend 2nd boosters for anyone in this age group at this time

Pfizer 5-11 years old
1st booster- CDC recommends a Pfizer booster for:

  • Most children at least 5 months after the final dose of the primary series
  • Children who are moderately or severely immunocompromised at least 3 months after the final dose of the primary series

 

2nd booster- CDC does not currently recommend 2nd boosters for anyone in this age group at this time

Where Can I Get Tested for COVID?

Southwest Health System

Starting February 28th, testing will be done on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8:00 to 3:00 and by appointment at the outpatient Park Street Draw Station located at 111 N. Park Street. They will be closed from 12 pm to 1 pm for lunch.

To schedule a COVID-19 test, please call (970) 564-2177 or visit shscovidtesting.rsvpify.com.

Appointment-based testing will be available for symptomatic patients with an order from their Primary Care Provider, Walk-in Clinic, or School-based Health Center.

Cortez Integrated Health Care – Axis Health Systems

  • Existing patients only; new patients are welcome to sign up
  • Call for an appointment
  • 970-565-7946

Walgreens Pharmacy – Cortez

Where Can I Get the COVID Vaccine?

  • Southwest Memorial Hospital
    • Pfizer, Moderna, and J&J Vaccine (based on availability). Pfizer Booster
    • Monday-Friday, 9:00-5:00, appointments needed.
    • Vaccines also available at Mancos Valley Clinic
    • 970.564.2280
  • Montezuma County Public Health Department
  • For Scheduling COVID-19 vaccine call 970-565-3056. We currently only offer the vaccine on Tuesdays.

Questions? Montezuma County Public Health Department 970-565-3056

Executive and Public Health Orders

Contact PUBLIC HEALTH

Bobbi Lock, Director
Montezuma County Annex
106 West North
Cortez, CO 81321
 
Phone: (970) 565-3056
FAX: (970) 565-0647
Office Hours: 8 am – 5 pm, Monday through Friday

Public Health Director

Bobbi Lock
Contact Montezuma County Public Health Director
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