FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 7, 2022
Contact: Alexis Erikson, Public Relations Specialist
Phone: (907) 443-8918
Two COVID-19 Cases Identified on Wednesday
Nome, Alaska –Norton Sound Health Corporation identified two COVID-19 cases in Nome on Wednesday, July 6.
There are currently four active cases in the region: three in Nome and one in White Mountain.
Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccinations are now 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.