Topic: Health & Wellness

Free Walk-In COVID Vaccine Clinic Tuesday at San Juan County Fairgrounds

Written on May 2, 2021 at 5:30 am, by

From San Juan Coun­ty A walk-in John­son & John­son sin­­gle-dose vac­cine clin­ic will be held 1–2:30 p.m. Tues­day, May 4 at the San Juan Coun­ty Fair­grounds.  If you can, reg­is­ter in advance here, or use the QR code above. Or just show up and we’ll get you quick­ly signed up at the door. Please help spread the  Con­tin­ue Reading

San Juan Island COVID Cases Increase by Three; about 66% of Islanders have Started Vaccinations

Written on May 2, 2021 at 5:00 am, by

From San Juan Coun­ty Since the last update on Fri­day, April 16, total cas­es in San Juan Coun­ty have increased from 173 to 176. Note that there are 12 close con­tacts of pos­i­tive cas­es cur­rent­ly in active quar­an­tine. San Juan Island There are two new cas­es on San Juan Island since the last update. Both new  Con­tin­ue Reading

Mobile Dental Van Scheduled May 5–8 on San Juan, May 10–13 on Orcas

Written on April 29, 2021 at 5:00 am, by

From San Juan Coun­ty The Med­ical Teams Inter­na­tion­al Mobile Den­tal Van is return­ing to the San Juan Islands.  San Juan The van in part­ner­ship with Fish for Teeth and San Juan Coun­ty Health and Com­mu­ni­ty Ser­vices is back in Fri­day Har­bor May 5–8. The van team will be pro­vid­ing teeth clean­ing in addi­tion to oral  Con­tin­ue Reading

Walk-Up Vaccine Clinic

Written on April 27, 2021 at 7:08 pm, by

Please help spread the word! There will be a walk-up COVID vac­cine clin­ic on San Juan Island for those 18 or old­er on Wednes­day April 28th from 1:00pm — 6:00pm. Loca­tion is the old Inter­Is­land Med­ical Cen­ter in Fri­day Har­bor (550 Spring Street). This clin­ic will be for the sin­gle shot John­son & John­son vac­cine.  Con­tin­ue Reading

Island Senior: Friday Harbor Electric Adds Mullis Center Power Source for Dental Vans

Written on April 27, 2021 at 5:30 am, by

Den­tal Vans will no Longer use Gen­er­a­tors Thanks to Free Instal­la­tion   “Island Senior” is a reg­u­lar col­umn on the San Juan Update writ­ten by Peg­gy Sue McRae. The Mullis Cen­ter, the mobile den­tal clin­ics and their patients, plus the entire neigh­bor­hood around the Mullis Cen­ter can breathe a big sigh of relief. Thanks to Fri­day  Con­tin­ue Reading

San Juan Island COVID Outbreak Contained, Six New Island Cases Reported

Written on April 24, 2021 at 10:41 am, by

From San Juan Coun­ty Since the last update on Fri­day, April 16, total cas­es in San Juan Coun­ty have increased from 166 to 173. There are 25 close con­tacts of pos­i­tive cas­es cur­rent­ly in active quar­an­tine. San Juan Island There are six new cas­es since the last report on San Juan Island. Three of these new  Con­tin­ue Reading

San Juan County Urges Islanders to Register For Local COVID Vaccine Clinics

Written on April 22, 2021 at 5:00 am, by

More than a Thou­sand Appoint­ments Avail­able   From San Juan Coun­ty As of Tues­day, more than 1,000 vac­cine appoint­ments were avail­able for San Juan Coun­ty’s upcom­ing COVID-19 vac­cine clin­ics on Lopez, Orcas and San Juan islands. Sign up at www.sanjuanco.com/1737/COVID-Vaccine-Info as soon as pos­si­ble to ensure a spot. This is the best oppor­tu­ni­ty for islanders  Con­tin­ue Reading

More than 1K Openings for San Juan County COVID Vaccine Clinics Available

Written on April 21, 2021 at 6:59 am, by

From San Juan Coun­ty As of Tues­day, more than half of the 3,100 COVID vac­cine reg­is­tra­tion slots for upcom­ing clin­ics were avail­able.  San Juan Coun­ty will be host­ing three large clin­ics next week on Lopez, Orcas, and San Juan Islands. Reg­is­tra­tion is open until filled, and links to sign up are at www.sanjuanco.com/1737/COVID-Vaccine-Info. For months,  Con­tin­ue Reading