Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Three new cases of COVID-19 and one death were reported yesterday in Sierra County according to the New Mexico Department of Health’s website. 15,631 tested have been administered since March of 2020 along with 41 deaths for the County.
Sierra Vista Hospital is encouraging everyone to come by and be tested – with or without symptoms. They will be using the comfortable ‘inside the nose’ swab. No age limits, no appointments. Drive-by testing every Saturday during the month of January in the main parking lot from 9am to 3pm. You will be able to access your results by Tuesday or Wednesday. Please bring your ID and insurance cards. They are required to bill your insurance however; no co-pays will be passed on to you. If not insured; no problem – no charge. GET TESTED – Help Reopen Sierra County!