Teller County COVID-19 Cases: 8/3/2021
Number Of Deaths
DID YOU KNOW?
You can request an immunization record for yourself or your child? Immunization records from CIIS may not be complete; the records include what has been reported to and entered into CIIS.
There are several ways to request a copy of your immunization record through CDPHE: the public portal and the Request to Release Immunization Record form. You can also request a copy of your immunization record from your provider.
Patients and guardians of minors can now use the Colorado Immunization Information System (CIIS) Public Portal to view and print an official record of their immunizations.
Who Can be Tested?
Testing will be provided to all individuals who seek it
Must be 4 years of age or older. Testing of children will be based on testing site discretion. Children who are not able to cooperate for insertion of a nasal swab will not be tested
What Are The Steps To Getting Tested?
Drive to the designated testing site with a valid ID and park in the designated testing spot.
Stay in your car. A staff member wearing the appropriate personal protective equipment will come to your car to verify your information, collect specimen, and provide you with additional information.
Specimens are sent to the labratory and should be processed within three (3) days.
Your results will be emailed to you (be sure to provide an accurate email address). You will be provided with additional information about how to retrieve your results when you are tested.
Results are usually received 24-72 hours after testing. However, we cannot guarantee that results will be received by a specific time or date.
For more information on viral testing and other testing that may be provided by healthcare providers visit the CDC website.
Contact Tracing Update
Teller County Public Health & Environment is currently experiencing a high volume of cases and may not be able to complete contact tracing for all exposed individuals.
If you are a confirmed COVID-19 case (test positive), you may be contacted for a phone interview. Individuals who test positive for COVID-19 are infectious and are required to isolate.
Teller County Public Health & Environment recommends that confirmed positive individuals reach out to their close contacts to inform them of their potential exposure to COVID-19 with directions to quarantine.