Many people are concerned about the coronavirus and whether it is affecting our community. Here are some facts you should know:
1. No one in Mendocino County has been diagnosed with COVID-19, also called the coronavirus; however, cases have been identified in Humboldt County and Sonoma County, so we should be prepared.
2. The best way to prevent the spread of coronavirus is to wash your hands regularly and avoid touching your face. For more tips, visit cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/prevention-treatment.html.
3. If you believe you may have the virus, please call us to make an appointment and make sure to let us know that this is the reason for the appointment. We will meet you in the parking lot for your safety and the safety of others. Same day slots are available and we will make sure you are seen that day if you let us know that you believe you have the coronavirus.