COVID-19 Vaccine Update From CIMC CEO Jason Paret

Dear Catalina Island Community, The first shipments of the COVID-19 vaccine arrived on Catalina Island last week and we began vaccinating the medical center team and first responders. I remain hopeful that we are moving closer toward closing this challenging chapter. But we aren’t there yet, so we need your help. I would like to…

COVID-19 Vaccine Approved, CIMC Awaiting Allocation from LA County

Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine has recently been approved for use in the US by the FDA. A limited supply of this vaccine will be allotted to CIMC by LA County shortly. Upon receiving these doses, CIMC will follow CDC protocol for administering the vaccine. As of today, December 15, 2020, CIMC has not yet received any…

CIMC is Proud to Welcome Avery Joharchi to the Team

CIMC is proud to welcome Avery Joharchi to the team! Avery will be joining our skilled Physical and Occupational Therapy department. She has a degree in Sport Psychology from CSU Long Beach, a Master’s in Occupational Therapy and Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She looks forward to empowering patients to live life to their fullest, and…

Together With Kindness We Will Prevail

We understand the anxiety and uncertainty many are feeling due to COVID-19. We are eternally grateful to our frontline workers and providers at CIMC, who experience constant new hurdles and challenges every day and continue to rise to the occasion. Thank you to our island community for your continued support, kindness, and understanding as we…

Video Update: CIMC’s Dr. Daniel Davis presents at Avalon City Council Meeting Dec 1

Video Transcript 00:01 i’d like to go right to 00:03 Dr Daniel Davis who is also on 00:05 teleconference with us and he’ll be 00:06 doing another presentation on 00:09 uh covet 19 update thank you 00:13 so welcome dr davis good well thank you 00:16 for having me back 00:17 sorry for the audio…

COVID-19 Testing at CIMC

If you are concerned that you’ve been exposed to COVID-19 and would like to be tested, please call the clinic to schedule an appointment. COVID-19 testing at CIMC is covered by all insurance companies, with no out-of-pocket cost to the patient. For those who do not have insurance, COVID-19 testing will be covered and at…

Upcoming Special COVID-19 Broadcast Dec 1

CIMC’s Dr. Daniel Davis to Present at Avalon City Council Meeting Be sure to tune into the Avalon City Council Meeting on Tuesday, Dec 1 as Dr. Daniel Davis presents COVID-19 updates and the status of public health on Catalina Island. You can view the broadcast live on the Avalon City Council website or tune…

We’re Here to Care for You

CIMC is here for all your healthcare needs and are available for in-person and telemedicine appointments. Please call us at (310) 510-0096 to schedule your appointment. The CIMC Emergency Department is open and available 24/7. We remind our community to continue to stay safe, observe social distance and work together to protect public health. Visit the Los…

CIMC wishes everyone a Happy and Healthy Thanksgiving

CIMC wishes everyone a Happy and Healthy Thanksgiving! We are thankful to all of our healthcare heroes that help keep Catalina Island healthy and safe. Help prevent increasing the spread of COVID-19 by being safe during the holidays: observing social distancing, wearing a face mask and washing hands often. If you need care during the…

COVID-19 Vaccine Not Yet Approved for use in the United States

CIMC is asking our community to join us as we continue efforts to decrease the spread of COVID 19 by wearing masks and social distance. We have had a lot of questions about the availability of a vaccine for COVID 19. The vaccine is not yet approved for use in the United States. CIMC is…

Measure H Passes With Overwhelming Support

Measure H Passes With Overwhelming Support Thank you to Avalon residents who voted to protect local healthcare access on Catalina Island. More than 70% of voters supported Measure H in the November 2020 general election, underscoring the impact of CIMC on Catalina’s health and economy. Become a Champion for CIMC. Volunteer, advocate, lead or donate…

High Dose Flu Vaccines Available at CIMC Clinc

For patients 65 and older, walk-ins are available at the CIMC Health Clinic on the following dates. First come first served, please bring your insurance card. Walk-in Dates for Patients 65 & Older: November 17th & 24th 9AM – 1PM For all patients under 65 years old, to get a high dose flu shot please…