An outbreak of respiratory illness caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19) has been identified starting in Wuhan, China. Some patients have experienced mild illness; others have had more severe symptoms with some patients having died. While the health risk from COVID-19 to the general U.S. public remains low at this time (March 6, 2020), according to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), an understanding of the disease and taking precautions is encouraged.
RESOURCES ABOUT COVID-19:
The health and wellness of Basin residents is the concern of MORONGO BASIN HEALTHCARE DISTRICT. In the interest of public health and education, we have provided website links to multiple agencies who are positioned as "experts" on COVID-19 in the U.S. These website links provide valuable information about the virus and prevention against it.
CLEAN HANDS ARE A PRACTICAL PRECAUTION:
Taking 20 to 30 seconds to properly clean your hands can help protect you and your family from getting colds and the flu. Good hand hygiene prevents the spread of virus and germs, including COVID-19. CLICK HERE for more information.
Morongo Basin Healthcare District seeks to improve the health and wellness of Basin residents through making healthcare more accessible and through education opportunities.
The Morongo Basin Community Health Center provides the following care at locations in 29 Palms and Yucca Valley. To make an appointment, call 760-365-9305
During the coronavirus outbreak, our clinics in 29 Palms and Yucca Valley are available to take your call. Most of our patient visits are now being handled by telephone or through an interactive, face-to-face online "patient visit" with our medical providers, available through a cell phone or other electronic devices.
And, our Patient Portal allows patients to obtain lab results, book appointments, track and reorder medications, and exchange messages with their medical provider.
We are here for you and just a phone call away! 760-365-9305