Coronavirus (COVID-19) Frequently Asked Questions
COVID-19 vaccines are not interchangeable at this time as the safety and efficacy of a mixed-product series have not been evaluated. At this time there is no recommendation on a booster COVID-19 vaccination after a COVID-19 2-dose vaccine series or one-dose Janssen.
Yes we are working with CDPH and Labs to conduct Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) on positive specimens that meet the criteria for WGS. CDPH is working with labs to ensure WGS is conducted to identify variants now and into the future. Surrounding counties have identified variants circulating in their counties. The most prominent in California at this time is the Delta variant. The CDC has deemed the Delta and P.1 variant as variants of concern due to their ability to transmit more easily and... Read more
Vaccination rates in Trinity County are broken out by quartiles. There are 3 HPI Quartiles in Trinity County. Here are the vaccination numbers by quartile area:HPI Quartile 1 includes the following zip codes: 95552, 95595, 96052, 96010, 96024, 96041, 96046, 96076 with a current vaccination rate of 28.5% HPI Quartile 2 includes the following zip codes: 95527, 95563, 96048, 96091 with a current vaccination rate of 32% HPI Quartile 3 zip code 96093 with a current vaccination rate of 46.6%
If you cancel your appointment in My Turn it should give you the option to reschedule your second dose on May 14th. If this does not happen please contact our Public Health COVID line at 623-8235 and let the staff person know you want to schedule your second dose of Moderna for the PODS on May 14th and need assistance as the system is not allowing you to do this.
Please refer to the gathering guidance found at: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Guidance-for-the-Prevention-of-COVID-19-Transmission-for-Gatherings-November-2020.aspx
Counties in Orange Tier: Indoor gatherings are strongly discouraged; however allowed at Maximum 25% capacity where capacity limits exist... Read more
The next PODS in Hayfork will be on May 19, 2021 at the Fairground Dining Hall from 10-12. We will be providing second dose Moderna vaccine and Janssen (J&J) vaccine.
CVS in Weaverville has just began giving Pfizer vaccine to those 16 years of age and older. MCHD Clinics and Weaverville Community Clinic (Rancheria) are also providing vaccinations.
Yes please register!!!
We are not holding a COVID-19 vaccine pod this week (March 26th) We will resume weekly PODS on Fridays only starting April 2. Registration will open Tuesday March 30th. We will not be administering Janssen vaccine until we receive more doses, likely not until mid-April.
The MyTurn system on our www.trinitycounty.org website is where you will make your second dose appointment beginning March 16th