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The Public’s Health Community Clinics

Monterey County Health Clinics Deliver Personal Care with Health Care. Koren Blau-Monroe says she doesn’t know where she and her family would receive health care if not for the Monterey County Health Department Clinics. Blau-Monroe, a Salinas resident, is disabled. She and her family receive Medi-Cal benefits. Her husband is deaf and her 15-year-old daughter — a high school student… Read more

County OKs plan to pay for health services for uninsured.

President Barack Obama made another national media pitch Wednesday for the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare, with impressive figures on health insurance coverage released by the U.S. Census Bureau: The nation’s uninsured rate is now at its lowest ever. But Obamacare leaves out undocumented immigrants, estimated to number about 55,000 in Monterey County. The Monterey County Board of Supervisors voted 5-0… Read more

Consejos de salud

Vacunarse es la mejor manera de protegerte a ti y a tus seres queridos contra la influenza. Los Centros de Control y Prevención de Enfermedades recomiendan que todas las personas mayores de 6 meses (excluyendo casos únicos) reciban la vacuna en contra de la influenza cada año. Verifica el calendario de vacunación de la clínica para las recomendaciones y edades apropiadas para dicha vacuna. Menores de edad deben estar acompañados de sus padres o tutores.