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PSMC facing lack of inpatient beds, ability to transfer patients

By Randi PierceStaff Writer Pagosa Springs Medical Center reported late Thursday afternoon that its surge capacity had been updated from red to black, indicating a...

Health District Investigative Committee sets final meeting, discusses information gathered

The Archuleta County Health District Investigative Committee (HDIC) recently created a “work group,” as described by Chair Mozhdeh Bruss at its meeting held on...

COVID-19: Sixth death identified, hospital availability remains a concern

By Randi PierceStaff Writer A sixth death among Archuleta County COVID-19 cases was added to San Juan Basin Public Health’s COVID-19 data dashboard Tuesday —...

COVID-19 vaccine Q&A session for parents set for Friday

By Chandler GriffinSan Juan Basin Public Health San Juan Basin Public Health (SJBPH) invites parents and caregivers to a question and answer session reviewing COVID-19...

Medical center board set to consider budget adoption Tuesday

On Tuesday, Nov. 16, the Upper San Juan Health Service District, which operates Pagosa Springs Medical Center (PSMC), is expected to consider adoption of...

COVID-19: Vaccines available for kids

High school moves to remote learning By Randi Pierce Staff Writer Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine is now available for kids aged 5-11, following federal authorization by the U.S....

COVID-19: Local vaccine clinics planned ahead of anticipated booster announcements

By Randi PierceStaff Writer San Juan Basin Public Health (SJBPH) and its partners will continue to host COVID-19 vaccine clinics in the coming days and...

SJBPH will begin administering Moderna and Johnson & Johnson booster doses of COVID-19 vaccine...

SJBPH, Jogan Health, and the Southwest Colorado Medical Reserve Corps to operate clinics this weekend offering all three vaccine types – Pfizer Boosters remain...

Coloradans who received Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccines may now get booster doses

CDC authorizes “mix and match” COVID-19 boosters Today, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) officially recommended Moderna and Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) COVID-19 vaccine...

Flu season is here: Get your annual vaccine

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment  Flu season is here, and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) urges everyone ages 6...