The La Paz County Health Department has announced an additional coronavirus vaccination clinic for Bouse this week, in addition to the clinics announced earlier for Salome-Wenden and Quartzsite. These clinics are open to anyone over the age of 18.


The Bouse Clinic will be from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, April 8 at the Bouse Booster Club. Call 669-1100 for an appointment.


The Salome-Wenden clinic starts at 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 7, at the Centennial Community Center in Centennial Park. The Quartzsite clinic will start at 1 p.m. at the Quartzsite Community Center on Chandler Avenue.


These clinics are by appointment only.


In addition to these clinics, the health department has announced their first vaccination clinic with the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. Up to this time, the county has used only the Moderna vaccine.


This new clinic will be at 4 p.m., Wednesday, April 21, at Parker High School. This will be by appointment only. Call 669-1100 to set up an appointment. When you arrive for the clinic, please wear a face mask and practice social distancing. You will also need photo ID and your insurance card. You will not need to have insurance in order to be vaccinated.


As of April 7, the county health department announced they have not had any reports of new cases in the county in five days. They added two cases had been removed from the county’s totals by the Arizona Department of Health Services due to jurisdictional issues.


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