Masks and face coverings
Public Health strongly recommends wearing a mask in public indoor settings — regardless of vaccination status — in alignment with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommendations.
Dr. Robin Johnson, medical director of El Paso County Public Health, answers questions about the safety of getting COVID-19 and flu shots at the same time. Read more
KOAA reported on the rising COVID-19 cases in El Paso County. Read more
KOAA interviewed two members of El Paso County Public Health's Data and Analytics team about the current trends in the county. Read more
KRDO interviewed Stephen Goodwin, chief data scientific strategist, about the declining COVID-19 case numbers in El Paso County. Read more
The Gazette reported on a CDC grant to address health inequalities in El Paso County. Read more
CPR covered the Coroner's Office 2020 Annual Report and what it reveals about our community's needs.
KRDO NewsChannel 13 reported on a pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the El Paso County Citizens Service Center. Read more
KOAA News5 interviewed three staff members from El Paso County Public Health on the work ahead to reach the state's goal of 75% of those eligible to be vaccinated by July 4. Read more
KRDO interviewed Dr. Robin Johnson about how to report side effects after a COVID-19 vaccine with your doctor, and the safety steps in place to monitor any reports. Read more
The Gazette reported on the addition of two new board members to the El Paso County Board of Health.