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Jefferson County Public Health
JCPH is committed to promoting health and preventing injury and disease for the residents of Jefferson County, Colorado.
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Jefferson County Public Health 12h
Cases in Jeffco have continued to rise. Our current 2-week case count is 1,126 total cases (10/5-10/18). This has put Jeffco at risk of tighter restrictions. We have to do everything we can to curb this — wear a mask, wash your hands & keep 6' distance:
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Jefferson County Public Health 14h
Este es un año importante para aplicarse la vacuna contra la gripe – para ti mismo y para la gente que amas. Protégete contra la gripe influenza. Vacúnate. Es seguro… ¡y efectivo! Visita para localizar un doctor o proveedor médico cerca de ti.
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Jefferson County Public Health 14h
Some people are at higher risk for influenza complications. If you are around older adults, young children or those with chronic health conditions, protect them (& yourself) by getting a flu vaccine. Find a location near you to get your flu vaccine:
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Jefferson County Public Health 16h
The Jefferson County Board of Health meeting starts today at 4 p.m. Find the agenda and how to join at:
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Jefferson County Public Health Oct 19
JCPH has extended Public Health Order 20-007, which requires approval of large event plans, until midnight on November 20, 2020 (or until it is extended, amended or rescinded). The full order is available on our Local Public Health Orders webpage, here: .
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Jeffco Clerk and Recorder Oct 16
Jeffco! Here's everything you need to know about the general election process:
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Jefferson County Public Health Oct 18
Costume masks are not a substitute for masks that protect against COVID-19 spread. If wearing a costume mask over a cloth mask makes it hard to breathe, consider a Halloween-themed cloth mask as part of the costume instead:
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Jefferson County Public Health Oct 18
Teaching your child to sing the ABC song while washing their hands is a great way to show them how long they need to wash to make sure they are clean.
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Jefferson County Public Health Oct 18
Children & teens react, in part, on what they see from the adults around them. Here are some steps you can take as a family to help plan and make decisions now that will protect you and your family:
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Jefferson County Public Health Oct 17
In this month's edition of our community newsletter: - Protection from Flu - COVID-19 Update - Tips for a Safe, Healthy Halloween & Dia de los Muertos - Community Warning of Increase in Fentanyl Related Overdoses - & More! Get the full scoop at:
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Jefferson County Public Health Oct 17
¡AYUDE A SU ESCUELA solicitando beneficios de comidas escolares! ¡Solicitar comidas gratis o de precio reducido ayuda a su escuela a obtener más dinero! Si no ha presentado una solicitud, solicítela visitando el sitio web de su escuela u obtenga una copia impresa en su escuela.
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Jefferson County Public Health Oct 17
HELP YOUR SCHOOL by applying for meal benefits! Applying for free or reduced-price meals can help your school get more money! If you haven’t applied, apply by visiting your school website or obtain a paper copy at your school!
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Jefferson County Public Health Oct 16
If you have been in close contact with someone with COVID-19, an employee from JCPH might call to inform you that you’ve been exposed. Any info you share with JCPH staff is CONFIDENTIAL. By answering the call you are helping to protect everyone:
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Jefferson County Public Health Oct 16
Use caution when relying on gaiters and face shields to help protect yourself and others from COVID-19. Use masks that have two or more layers of washable, breathable fabric. Learn more about selecting the right mask and wearing it properly:
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Jefferson County Public Health Oct 16
A continued increase in COVID-19 cases has put Jeffco at risk of tighter restrictions, including being moved to Level 3 of the CDPHE Dial Framework. Let's all stay strong & focused on preventing the spread of this virus, so we can move forward together:
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Jefferson County Public Health Oct 16
At first glance, it can be challenging to interpret multifaceted & complex COVID-19 data. Our goal is to be transparent w/ the data available to us & help our community understand what it means & how to use it. Here are some tips & things to keep in mind:
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Jeffco Colorado Oct 15
There's a lot going on in Jefferson County! The October Issue of Engage will help keep you in the loop. ◾️ COVID-19 updates from ◾️ Election information from ◾️ Wildlife interactions reminder from
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Jefferson County Public Health Oct 15
Have you checked out the COVID-19 Dial? CDPHE released a Dial Framework & associated public health order to standardize different levels of “openness” at the county level. Check out the Dial Framework here to stay up to date on where Jeffco is:
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Jefferson County Public Health Oct 14
Did you know that the MMR (measles-mumps-rubella) vaccine prevents serious, contagious & even life-threatening illnesses in children? Don’t wait until it’s too late. Find a doctor near you to get your child vaccinated for MMR:
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Jefferson County Public Health Oct 14
¿Sabías que la vacuna MMR (sarampión-paperas-rubeola) previene enfermedades serias, contagiosas y hasta potencialmente mortales para los niños? No esperes hasta que sea demasiado tarde. Encuentra un doctor cerca tuyo y aplícales la vacuna MMR a tus hijos:
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