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With Increased Supply, Public Health Expands Monkeypox Vaccination Eligibility

With Increased Supply, Public Health Expands Monkeypox Vaccination Eligibility 600 117 COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES

With the arrival of an additional 9,000 JYNNEOS doses late last week and an additional 7,000 doses arriving later this week, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) is expanding eligibility for the monkeypox vaccine to include additional residents at higher risk of exposure.  

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Candidate Nomination Filing Period Opens for the November 8 General Election

Candidate Nomination Filing Period Opens for the November 8 General Election 600 145 COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES

Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk (RR/CC) Dean C. Logan announced the nomination filing period is now open for candidates in elections consolidated with the November 8 General Election.

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Health Advisory: With Limited Supply of Monkeypox Vaccine, Residents Should Take Precautions to Avoid Becoming Infected

Health Advisory: With Limited Supply of Monkeypox Vaccine, Residents Should Take Precautions to Avoid Becoming Infected 600 117 COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES

With the limited supply of the Jynneos monkeypox vaccine, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health is issuing a Health Advisory encouraging residents to take precaution to avoid becoming infected with monkeypox.

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Los Angeles County is Ready for Launch of National 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline

Los Angeles County is Ready for Launch of National 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline 575 288 COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES

Beginning tomorrow, Saturday, July 16, people nationwide who are experiencing a mental health crisis and in need of immediate help will be able to dial or text 988 and receive assistance through the new Suicide and Crisis Lifeline number.

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Select Monkeypox Vaccine Eligible Residents Can Now Make Appointments or Walk in at Several Public Health Locations to Receive the Monkeypox Vaccine

Select Monkeypox Vaccine Eligible Residents Can Now Make Appointments or Walk in at Several Public Health Locations to Receive the Monkeypox Vaccine 600 117 COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES

Although the supply of JYNNEOS vaccine from the federal government remains limited, gay and bisexual men and transgender persons with a recent diagnosis of rectal gonorrhea or early syphilis within the past 3 months are eligible to receive the monkeypox vaccine and should check to see if their health care provider is a monkeypox vaccine provider.

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