***If you received your first shot of Moderna at one of our clinics, we have a 2nd dose Moderna clinic scheduled for 3/26/2021. Appointments are required, and you can contact the Cape Girardeau County Public Health Center at 573-335-7846 to schedule an appointment. ******
Welcome to the Cape Girardeau County Public Health Center Website!
All Missourians, ages 12 and up, are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine (Pfizer). Cape Girardeau County Public Health Center only offers Moderna and Janssen (J&J) currently, these vaccines can only be given to ages 18 and up.
Covid vaccines are now available daily at the Cape County Public Health Center for ages 18 and up. Please call 573-335-7846 to make an appointment.
To see if you would be eligible to receive a booster, click on this link
to the CDC website.
Our contact tracers are working cases as quickly as they can but due to the large increase in cases, we are unable to investigate many cases at this time. Click here to be directed to our COVID-19 page for guidance.
Please visit keepcapestrong.com
for information on local vaccine providers and testing facilities.
*DUE TO COVID-19 ALL SERVICES ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
The Cape Girardeau County Public Health Center is ready to help you realize a healthy and full life. We offer many health services to the area. Many services are available to anyone regardless of financial status and are free of charge. Some clinics have financial guidelines and reasonable fees based on the cost of providing the service. Please browse our site for more information on services, as well as some educational tools to help you live the healthiest life possible! Our address and hours of operation are listed below, and if you have questions or comments, please use our Contact Form. Thanks for visiting!
FOR INFORMATION ABOUT COVID-19:
The Cape Girardeau County Public Health Board voted unanimously on Monday, March 8, 2021, to immediately rescind the Face Covering Order. The rescinding of the Order does not supersede other governing bodies such as the Federal, state, and school board requirements.
The Public Health Board recommends that citizens continue to follow CDC guidelines for vaccination and with regard to masking: CDC COVID-19 Guidance.
Emergency Declaration: Governor's Executive Order 21-07
To view our current Community
Health Assessment, click here
To view our current Community Health Assessment, click here!