Public Health

Press Release: Community Flu Vaccine Clinics 2020

COMMUNITY FLU VACCINE CLINICS

Glenn County, CA- Glenn County Public Health in collaboration with LabCorp Employer Services (LES) will be offering two FREE Community flu vaccine clinics for those 18 years and older. The clinics are walk-in, no appointment necessary. COVID-19 precautions will be in place including the required use of face coverings. Annual vaccination for the flu is the best method to prevent or lessen the effects from the flu.

Press Release: COVID-19 Variant B.1.1.7 Found in Glenn County

June 9, 2021

COVID-19 Variant B.1.1.7 Found in Glenn County

 

GLENN COUNTY, CA — Glenn County Public Health has been notified that a resident tested positive for the B.1.1.7 Alpha variant of the coronavirus.  The B.1.1.7 Alpha variant is often referred to as the UK or England variant.  It’s one of the variants of concern in California as it is more contagious and tends to make people sicker.

Press Release: Health Department Investigates Confirmed Measles Case in Glenn County

GLENN COUNTY, Calif. – Glenn County Health and Human Services Agency Public Health Department is investigating one confirmed case of measles in an adult. This case is linked to the measles outbreak in Butte County. The Health Department disease investigators have notified close contacts and are working with Butte and Mendocino Public Health departments as the public exposure locations identified are in those two counties.

 

Safe Medication Disposal Now Available in Orland

Press Release

Date: September 5, 2018

 

Safe Medication Disposal Now Available in Orland

Orland, CA – Glenn County Sheriff’s Office now has a safe medication disposal site available in Orland. The receptacle is located in front the Courthouse at 821 East South Street, Orland. This will provide a safe and secure way for our north county residents to dispose of unused and unwanted medications, including controlled substances, at any time.