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    Vaccination 
    Apr 07, 2021 - Changes include moving TMC site to Udall Center 
    Vaccine registration 
    Apr 06, 2021 - On-site registration available at TCC, El Pueblo Center 
     
    Apr 05, 2021 - Site will operate six days a week 
    Vaccination 
    Apr 02, 2021 - Eligibility expansion begins Monday, April 5, at 8 a.m. 
    Resident gets COVID-19 vaccine at drive-thru clinic 
    Mar 24, 2021 - Starting Thursday, March 25 at 9:00 a.m., Pima County will expand current COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to include three major groups based on three criteria:  
     
    Mar 11, 2021 - On March 12 at 9 a.m., Pima County will expand the current vaccine eligibility throughout the County to include Frontline Essential Workers and people age 55 and older. 
    Drive-thru vaccine site with sign reading Pfizer dose #2 
    Feb 18, 2021 - As vaccine providers in Pima County await vaccine deliveries, more appointments are set to be postponed at County supported sites. 
    COVID Vaccine 
    Feb 17, 2021 - Weather-related shipping issues could temporarily postpone 2,800 appointments for at Pima County COVID-19 vaccination sites if new supplies do not arrive in the next few days. 
    COVID Vaccine 
    Feb 16, 2021 - Pre-registration for COVID-19 vaccination appointments will expand at County-supported sites to people over 65 beginning at 9 a.m. on Feb. 18.  
    UA Walk-up Vaccination Clinic 
    Feb 10, 2021 - The state Department of Emergency and Military Affairs will be expanding a County vaccination site at the University of Arizona, increasing vaccine delivery capacity in the County and in Southern Arizona. 
    Phone answering  
    Feb 05, 2021 - PCHD announces updated hours for COVID-19 vaccine registration help line 
     
    Jan 27, 2021 - A Pima County-based study of a potentially promising COVID-19 screening method appears as a featured entry in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, a prestigious national medical journal published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 
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    Dec 18, 2020 - Pima County Health Department Logistics Manager Spencer Graves said today vaccinations are ahead of schedule for this week but warned the pace may slow next week due to changes by the state in Pfizer vaccine allocations.  
    Night life 
    Dec 16, 2020 - The Pima County Board of Supervisors Dec. 15 voted 3-2 to impose a mandatory 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. curfew throughout Pima County in an effort to stop the soaring rate of COVID-19 infections in Pima County. 
    Dr. Theresa Cullen 
    Dec 16, 2020 - Pima County Health Department Director Dr. Theresa Cullen tested positive for COVID-19 Dec. 15, part of an apparent outbreak in the department.  
    vaccine 
    Dec 14, 2020 - Pima County and area hospital partners will prioritize front-line health care workers treating COVID-19 patients, and residents and staff of long-term care facilities in initial distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine. 
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    Dec 11, 2020 - Leaders of the Pima County Health Department, county hospitals, and county fire districts have written an open letter to the community asking everyone in the County to wear a mask, stay home as much as they possibly can and avoid social gathering, even over the holidays, in order to stop the substantial transmission of COVID-19 in the County.  
    Board of Supervisors 
    Dec 07, 2020 - The Pima County Board of Supervisors at an emergency meeting Dec. 4 took several actions intended to help get better control of the spread of COVID-19 in Pima County. 
    COVID-19 Testing 
    Dec 04, 2020 - The Pima County Health Department announced Friday expanded free COVID-19 testing at several locations, as test positivity rates approach 12% and new cases surge locally, in the state, and nationwide. (read more
    child wearing a cloth face mask in school setting 
    Oct 13, 2020 - Since before the COVID-19 pandemic first arrived in Pima County, the Pima County Health Department started securing and distributing personal protective equipment (PPE), delivering over 6.7 million masks, face shields, gowns, and gloves within the community to date. 
    tucson meet yourself 2018 
    Oct 09, 2020 - Department Homepage News Article Summary Goes Here 
    Woman gets COVID-19 test 
    Sep 17, 2020 - Department Homepage News Article Summary Goes Here 
     
    Sep 15, 2020 - Halloween is a fun and beloved tradition but due to the ongoing pandemic, the Pima County Health Department is asking everyone in the county to celebrate Halloween this year in a manner that reduces the risk of spreading COVID-19. (Read more
     
    Sep 15, 2020 - Recommendations to be active through September 29, 2020