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Please note the Imperial County Public Health Department will be closed to all walk-in services for the public. Department staff will be available to provide assistance by phone to members of the community who have questions related to any of the Department’s essential services.

Phone assistance will be available Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. The office will be closed for lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. This shall remain in effect until further notice.

Who should get flu vaccinations

Flu vaccinations are recommended for all persons 6 months of age and over, including healthy adults. It is especially important to get a flu vaccine for the following groups:

  • Healthcare workers
  • Children 6 months to 5 years old and those 50 years or older.
  • Anyone who lives with or cares for a child under 5 or an adult over 50
  • Pregnant women
  • Residents of nursing homes and other chronic-care facilities
  • Pregnant Women or individuals with a chronic condition such as asthma or diabetes, a compromised immune system or other condition that can compromise respiratory function
  • Anyone who lives with or cares for a person with any of the health issues listed above