FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 25, 2022
Contact: Alexis Erikson, Public Relations Specialist
Phone: (907) 443-8918
7 COVID-19 Cases Identified on Sunday
Nome, Alaska –Norton Sound Health Corporation identified seven COVID-19 cases in Nome on Sunday, July 17.
There are currently 22 active cases in the region: 13 in Nome, five in Unalakeet, two in Elim, and two in Wales.
Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccinations are available for children ages 6 months to 5 years old. To get your child vaccinated in Nome, please call Primary Care at (907) 443-3333 and request to schedule a “nurse-only” pediatric COVID-19 vaccination appointment. In regional villages, please contact your local clinic to schedule an appointment or be added to the waitlist.
In Nome, there has been an update to the location of COVID-19 vaccinations. If you would like a COVID-19 vaccine, please schedule an appointment at the NSHC Primary Care. In the village, please contact your clinic.