COVID-19 Updates and News

COVID-19 Updates and News

Please check this page regularly for the latest information and updated news.

Sign up for the Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic from the Winnebago Public Health Department by going to www.WinnebagoPublicHealth.com/VaccineWaitingList.

Common Signs or Symptoms of COVID-19:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

This list does not include all possible symptoms. CDC will continue to update this list as we learn more about COVID-19. Older adults and people who have severe underlying medical conditions like heart or lung disease or diabetes seem to be at higher risk for developing more serious complications from COVID-19 illness.

COVID-19 is a respiratory illness. Per Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines, it is recommended that individuals stay home except to get necessary medical care. Individuals with underlying conditions, such as diabetes or those with compromised immune systems are the most high-risk for contracting the virus.

Protect yourself and others against COVID-19 by wearing a mask, staying at least 6 feet apart, avoiding crowds, washing your hands, and getting vaccinated. Call (402) 878-2258 to schedule your COVID-19 vaccination appointment. The Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is available to anyone 5 years old and up. Booster (3rd doses) of the COVID-19 vaccine are also available to individuals 12 years and older. Call (402) 878-2258 for more information and timeline guidelines.

For more on COVID-19 and additional resources, please visit the CDC website.


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Winnebago, NE 68071

A Division of Winnebago Comprehensive Healthcare System

225 S. Bluff St
P.O. Box HH
Winnebago, NE 68071

A Division of Winnebago Comprehensive Healthcare System