CIMC News & COVID-19 Resources

CIMC News & Updates

COVID-19 updates from CIMC staff

COVID-19 Resources

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Virus Information

Symptoms and prevention

CIMC COVID-19 Updates

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Currently Undergoing Chemo? Learn About Protection from COVID-19

If you live on Catalina and are currently undergoing chemotherapy, please call the Catalina Island Medical Center Clinic at (310) 510-0096 to talk with our physicians about ways to protect ...
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New COVID-19 Treatment by Prescription at Leo’s Drug Store

A new treatment is now available by prescription at Leo's Drug Store for those who test positive for COVID-19 and are at higher risk for serious illness or hospitalization. Please ...
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CIMC COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics and Testing Update

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic by Appointment: COVID-19 vaccine clinics for 1st and 2nd dose and 1st boosters are offered by appointment only at CIMC every Wednesday between the hours of 10am-12pm ...
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CIMC COVID-19 Booster Vaccine Clinics for Those Ages 5-11 Years

COVID-19 Booster Vaccine Clinics for Ages 5-11 Years: COVID-19 Booster vaccine clinics for those ages 5-11 years by appointment. Guardian must be present. CIMC follows CDC guidelines. The eligibility of ...
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COVID-19 Resources

Downloadable COVID-19 Resources

Why wear a cloth face covering?
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Symptoms of Coronavirus
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COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions
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Preventing the Spread of Illness in the Home
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Coronavirus Disease Home Care
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Home Quarantine Instructions
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Home Isolation Instructions
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Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 if you are Sick
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What to do if you are Sick
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Oral Health During COVID-19
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Coping with Stress During an Outbreak
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Virus Information

How to Protect Yourself and Others

Protect your own health and the safety of your community by following the guidelines below. For a full list of current recommended prevention actions and thorough explanation visit the CDC web page How to Protect Yourself & Others.

  • Masks are required
    Cover your mouth and nose with a cloth face cover when around others
  • Practice social distancing, keep a minimum of 6ft of distance between yourself and others
    Avoid close contact
  • Wash your hands often
  • Cover coughs and sneezes
  • Clean and disinfect
  • Stay home if sick or exposed

COVID-19 Symptoms

Coronavirus symptoms can Include:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

For a full list of symptoms visit the CDC web page Symptoms of Coronavirus.

How it Spreads

  • Between people who are in close contact.
  • Through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs, sneezes, or talks.
  • These droplets can land in the mouths or noses of people who are nearby or possibly be inhaled into the lungs.
  • COVID-19 may be spread by people who are not showing symptoms.
  • Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure.

For a full list of transmission details visit the CDC web page How COVID Spreads.