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Please note the Imperial County Public Health Department will be open for appointments only. 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.

Public Health Influenza Surveillance

The Public Health Department also conducts enhanced surveillance for influenza-like illness at sentinel clinic sites and for severe acute respiratory infections at both hospitals to monitor respiratory illness trends in the community. Information gathered from these surveillance projects is reported in the Respiratory Illness Update.