Contact tracing, coupled with rigorous testing, can counteract a potential second wave and prevent cases from spiking again. Contact tracing is part of the overall function of case management in public health. There are three main components to case management:
The process continues until everyone who has been exposed is isolated from others to reduce virus transmission. It is very important that residents help the health workers by answering the phone. Health workers will not ask any private questions about finances or social security numbers.For more information about contact tracing, visit the Denver Department of Public Health & Environment website.
Denver Public Health offers free COVID-19 testing at various community locations in Denver. Testing is offered to anyone regardless of insurance or immigration status, and no appointment or pre-registration required. Visit our testing page for more information, and to find a testing location near you!
Right now you’re working hard to stay healthy, and to protect the health of your family and friends. It’s more important than ever that we all get vaccinated for illnesses like influenza (flu). The flu can be deadly, and vaccination is the best way to protect yourself and those around you. Everyone six months or older should get a flu shot each year. Protecting yourself and your loved ones against the flu this year is important to not overwhelm our health systems that need to be ready to take care of people who are sick in our communities.
It’s SAFE, it WORKS and it’s at NO COST to you.
This year, Denver Public Health is offering several easy, fast and convenient ways you can get your flu shot at no cost to you. Keep your kids healthy, and get them the vaccines they need to protect them against illnesses such as Measles, Flu and Whooping Cough at one of our SAFE vaccination locations in your community. Or call our immunization clinic at 303-602-3520 to book your appointment!
Este año, Denver Public Health ofrece varias maneras fáciles, rápidas y convenientes para que usted obtenga su vacuna contra la gripe sin costo para usted. Mantenga sanos a sus hijos, y vacúnelos contra enfermedades como el sarampión, gripe y la tos convulsa en una de nuestras localidades de vacunación SEGURA en su comunidad. ¡O llame a nuestra clínica de inmunización al 303-602-3520 para reservar su cita!