CIMC News & COVID-19 Resources

CIMC News & Updates

COVID-19 updates from CIMC staff

COVID-19 Resources

Links and downloadable resources

Virus Information

Symptoms and prevention

CIMC COVID-19 Updates

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LA County Home Test Collection Program

LA County Home Test Collection: The LA County Home Test Collection program offers all LA County residents with an at-home testing nasal swab kit via mail. Home test collection kits ...
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Vaccine Clinics

Weekly CIMC COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Schedule

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Schedule: CIMC has walk-in, no appointment needed COVID-19 vaccine clinics at the CIMC clinic. Flu shots available at the same time! Every Tuesday 1:00pm to 3:00pm for ...
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COVID Vaccine Booster Third Dose

Are You Eligible for the COVID-19 Booster Shot or Third Dose?

If you received Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna: For individuals aged 12 and up who received a Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, they are eligible for a booster shot at 6 months ...
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CIMC COVID Vaccine 5-11

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics Ages 5-11 Now Eligible

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics Ages 5-11 Now Eligible The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine is now available for the prevention of COVID-19 to include children 5 through 11 years of age. CIMC is ...
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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.