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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.

FAQ - Specific to Imperial County

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You can visit www.icphd.org for the most updated information, including case counts in Imperial County.

You can visit www.icphd.org for the most updated information, including fatalities in Imperial County.

Due to confidentially reasons, we do not share specific patient information for local cases. For more detailed information about active cases, visit our page www.icphd.org

Decisions related to US-Mexico border closures are made by the Department of Homeland Security. The public is encouraged to visit their official website for accurate and updated information on COVID-19: https://www.dhs.gov/news-releases/fact-sheets.  

Yes, there have been confirmed COVID-19 positive cases in Mexicali. The Public Health Department continues to work with Baja California health officials to monitor the situation on both sides of the border. For information about the Baja California cases, you can visit: http://www.bajacalifornia.gob.mx/coronavirus.

Imperial County has begun a slow and gradual move into Stage 2.  Stage 2 is divided into two categories, Stage 2-lower risk workplaces and Stage 2-higher risk workplaces.  Imperial County is now beginning to to allow modified openings of lower risk workplaces.  These include:   

Under this order, online order, curbside pickup and delivery retail is available from:   

  • Bookstores  

  • Jewelry stores  

  • Toy stores  

  • Clothing stores  

  • Shoe stores  

  • Music stores  

  • Florists   

  • Destination retail, including shopping malls and swap meets 

  • Personal services, limited to car washes, pet grooming, tanning facilities, and landscape gardening 

  • Office-based businesses (telework remains strongly encouraged)  

  • Dine-in restaurants (other facility amenities, like bars or gaming areas, are not permitted) 

  • Schools and childcare facilities  

  • Outdoor museums and open gallery spaces