Corpus Christi-Nueces County Public Health District to Resume Services on October 18

Closed in March due to Surge in COVID-19 Cases

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CORPUS CHRISTI TX – The Corpus Christi – Nueces County Public Health District will be resuming services starting on October 18. The Health District, located at 1702 Horne Road, was closed to the public in March due to the rising number of COVID-19 cases.  

The services will reopen in a phased approach, beginning October 18 with the Tuberculosis Clinic by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, please call 361-826-7247.  Other services will be available starting November 1.

The services available are as follows:

TB Clinic

  • Opening: October 18
  • Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.
  • Appointment REQUIRED, Call 361-826-7247

STD-HIV Clinic

  • Opening: November 1
  • Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
  • Appointments REQUIRED, Call 361-826-7237

1115 Waiver

  • Opening: November 1
  • Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
  • Appointments recommended; Walk-ins welcomed; Call 361-826-1115

Vital Records (City Hall)

  • Opening: November 1
  • Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m.-11:45 a.m., 1:00 p.m.- 4:45 p.m.
  • Appointments recommended; Walk-ins welcomed; Call 361-826-7229

WIC

  • Offering Virtual Services
  • Hours: Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Appointments recommended, Call 361-826-1355

Here are Public Health strategies we should all be following:

  • Individuals that are not fully vaccinated should still wear a mask in public (including children).
  • Fully vaccinated individuals that are immunocompromised should wear a mask in public.
  • Wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Don’t go to work sick.
  • Get vaccinated as soon as eligible.

For media inquiries, contact Public Information Manager Robert Gonzales at 361-826-3233 or by email at robertg8@cctexas.com.

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