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Department of Health Reports First Child Death of Flu Season January 10, 2020 - Influenza Surveillance - Vaccination

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) reports today the death of a one-year-old Roosevelt County resident from influenza-related illness, becoming New Mexico’s first pediatric influenza (flu)death of the 2019-2020 season. Since the start of the flu season, NMDOH has identified 52 pneumonia a... « read more »



Influenza Activity Increasing in New Mexico November 27, 2019 - Influenza Surveillance - Vaccination

The New Mexico Department of Health is reporting that influenza is widespread across New Mexico and anticipates heightened activity for weeks to come. « read more »



Department of Health and Community Leaders Urge Residents to Vaccinate Against Flu October 21, 2019 - Immunization - Vaccination

New Mexico Department of Health Cabinet Secretary Kathy Kunkel and Deputy Secretary Dr. Abinash Achrekar will be available to speak to media about the importance of getting annual flu vaccinations as well as getting vaccinated themselves at the Northwest Valley Public Health Office. « read more »



Department of Health Reports Mumps Cases at Torrance County Detention Facility September 30, 2019 - Immunization - Vaccination

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) is investigating seven mumps cases at the Torrance County Detention Facility. « read more »



Las Cruces Says, “Boo to the flu!” with No Cost Flu Vaccinations Offered at Two Local Hospitals (Drive-thru and Walk-in Service Provided Saturday, October 26th) September 17, 2019 - Southwest Public Health Region - Vaccination

Memorial Medical Center, MountainView Regional Medical Center and the New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) will simultaneously host Boo to the Flu, the annual flu vaccination event in Las Cruces, at each hospital Saturday, October 26th. Flu shots will be available from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at... « read more »



Department of Health Reports Mumps Cases Reported in Bernalillo County September 5, 2019 - Immunization - Vaccination

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) is investigating six mumps cases with ages ranging from seven to 41 years in Bernalillo County. Mumps is a highly contagious disease that is typically preventable through vaccination. Two doses of MMR vaccine (measles, mumps, rubella) are recommended. All... « read more »



People choosing not to vaccinate their children increasing in New Mexico March 6, 2019 - Immunization - Vaccination

In light of the recent state of emergency declared in the state of Washington after a measles outbreak, the New Mexico Department of Health is strongly encouraging parents to vaccinate their children. « read more »



Flu Activity in New Mexico Higher than National Average March 6, 2019 - Immunization - Vaccination

The New Mexico Department of Health reports that flu activity remains high across the state with the rate of flu-related hospitalizations in New Mexico being the second highest among states that participate in CDC’s influenza hospitalization tracking. « read more »



Influenza Activity Widespread Across New Mexico February 20, 2019 - Influenza Surveillance - Vaccination

With influenza activity remaining steady across New Mexico since the beginning of the year, the New Mexico Department of Health today reminds New Mexicans that it’s not too late to get your flu shot. « read more »



Flu Deaths Rising in New Mexico January 3, 2019 - Immunization - Vaccination

The New Mexico Department of Health reports today additional flu-related deaths in the state, bringing the total so far this 2018-2019 flu season to four. The deaths are all among people over the age of 50 from Lincoln, Santa Fe, Rio Arriba, and Mora Counties. « read more »



First Flu Death in New Mexico This Flu Season December 17, 2018 - Immunization - Vaccination

The New Mexico Department of Health announced today the first flu-related death reported for the 2018-2019 flu season. The death occurred in a woman 65-years or older from Lincoln County. Her death is a important reminder that flu can cause serious illness or death, particularly among persons at ris... « read more »



Flu Shot Clinic in Silver City October 11, 2018 - Immunization - Vaccination

The New Mexico Department of Health’s Grant County Public Health Office, 2610 N. Silver Street, Silver City, NM will host a flu shot clinic on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 from 8 am – 12 pm and 1 pm – 6 pm. The annual flu vaccination is available for no charge for children and uninsured adults,... « read more »



Las Cruces Says, “Boo to the flu!” with No Cost Flu Vaccinations October 10, 2018 - Immunization - Vaccination

Memorial Medical Center and MountainView Regional Medical Center will simultaneously host Boo to the Flu, the annual flu vaccination event in Las Cruces, at each hospital Saturday, October 27th. No cost flu shots will be available from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at both locations or while supplies last... « read more »



Back-to-School Immunization Clinics Statewide July 19, 2018 - Immunization - Vaccination

The New Mexico Department of Health is hosting Back-to-School Immunization Clinics at its public health offices statewide to assist parents in getting their children immunized before the start of the 2018-2019 school year. « read more »



Las Cruces Public Health Office Hosts Got Shots? Immunization Clinic June 29, 2018 - Immunization - Vaccination

The New Mexico Department of Health’s Las Cruces Public Health Office will be hosting a back-to-school immunization clinics. The immunization clinic is open to the public and immunizations will be administered at no cost. Parents should bring a copy of their child’s shot record and their insuran... « read more »



Parents Reminded: Immunizations Protect Children April 24, 2018 - Immunization - Vaccination

The New Mexico Department of Health reminds New Mexico parents about the importance of protecting infants from vaccine preventable diseases. « read more »



Mumps Cases Reported in Chaves County February 22, 2018 - Immunization - Vaccination

The New Mexico Department of Health is investigating two cases of mumps in high school students in Chaves County. Mumps is a highly contagious disease that is typically preventable through vaccination. « read more »



Flu Activity Now Peaked in New Mexico February 16, 2018 - Influenza Surveillance - Vaccination

The New Mexico Department of Health reports that although flu activity remains widespread across the state, it appears activity overall in New Mexico has peaked and will likely continue to gradually decrease for the remainder of the season which is expected to be several more weeks. « read more »



Flu Activity Still Rising in New Mexico February 9, 2018 - Immunization - Vaccination

The New Mexico Department of Health reports the number of flu-related illnesses and deaths continue to increase across New Mexico. « read more »



Influenza Activity Continues to Increase Across New Mexico January 30, 2018 - Immunization - Vaccination

Influenza activity continues to increase across New Mexico. Since October, the New Mexico Department of Health has investigated 21 flu outbreaks in long-term care facilities, which is more than was reported during the entire 2016-2017 flu season. Influenza-related hospitalizations, especially in tho... « read more »

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