COVID-19

Patrons of Ukiah’s Home Depot Encouraged to Test for COVID-19 After Cases Traced to Business

The following is a press release issued by Mendocino County Public Health

The Mendocino County COVID-19 Department Operations Center has  confirmed positive COVID-19 case at the following location: 

The Home Depot 

350 N Orchard Ave, Ukiah 

Members of the public who visited this facilities between the dates of Tuesday, August 17th and Friday, August 20th 2021 may have been exposed to COVID-19, and are advised to  seek COVID-19 testing if unvaccinated, or seek testing if exhibiting symptoms while  vaccinated. Covid-19 Testing 

The Facilities management is responding quickly to the positive case. We appreciate the  cooperation to find those who could be exposed, and Public Health only publishes the  businesses names and locations because it is impossible to specifically identify everyone in  the public who could have been exposed. 

Public Health is prepared for the possibility of outbreaks due to the transmissibility of the  Delta variant and the increased close contact during the summer months. Public Health still  urges members of the public to exercise their best judgment when making decisions that  might affect their own health and the health of the community.  

Public Health Officer Dr. Andy Coren would like to emphasize the importance of staying  home from work when exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19. Common symptoms are  fever, cough, and shortness of breath. Other symptoms may include chills, muscle pain,  headache, sore throat, fatigue, congestion, runny nose, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, or new  loss of taste or smell. 

We ask that the community stay vigilant and follow the guidance outlined by the California  Department of Public Health and Mendocino County Public Health. For more information  about COVID-19 vaccines, testing, and masking, contact the Mendocino County Public  Health COVID19 Call Center at (707) 472-2759 or visit our website at:  http://www.mendocinocounty.org/covid19 

The following is a statement from the affected business: 

No statement  

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