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COVID-19 Updates: Vaccine and Testing Criteria

By | December 31st, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Updates|

Hello Toiyabe Community,  As you may know, Toiyabe has received 30 vials of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine.  With this, we are able to vaccinate approximately 300 people.  Toiyabe has several thousand active patients.  Because of the limited number of vaccine at this time, we will not be able to vaccinate everyone until we receive more.  In [...]

USC Cancer Care Survey

By | November 16th, 2020|Categories: Updates|

The University of Southern California is conducting a cancer study and looking for Native American cancer survivors or family members of a Native American cancer survivor, must be 18 years or older from any Native community. For your participation in a telephone or video interview you will receive a $30.00 gift card. See details on the [...]

Free COVID Testing Beginning November 2nd, 2020

By | October 23rd, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Updates|

Beginning November 2nd, Toiyabe, in partnership with CRIHB and AB Medical, will be offering free COVID-19 testing. This testing is open to all tribal members, people living with tribal members, people living on tribal land, and employees of tribal-based businesses. There is no out-of-pocket cost, and the test is 100% confidential. No appointment necessary.

Role Model Story: Project PaTHwAY

By | September 20th, 2020|Categories: Updates|

This is a role model story created for Project PaTHwAY (Preventing and Treating HIV with American Indian Youth). The focus of Project PaTHwAY is creating systems-level changes to build and strengthen the capacity of California Indian Tribes and Tribal health programs to implement effective practices and policies to prevent and reduce the onset of substance abuse, [...]

Info: CDC COVID-19 Self Checker

By | September 2nd, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Updates|

As California's wildfires persist, we'd like to provide some additional information to help you determine the difference between symptoms you may be experiencing due to smoke exposure versus COVID-19. Please keep in mind that people who currently have or who are recovering from COVID-19 may be at increased risk of health effects from exposure to wildfire [...]