Posted on · On its one-year anniversary, Harris County officials highlighted the success of the program and how it helps reduce gun violence.
Posted on · Director Ericka Brown said while it’s too soon to tell how many people will get the updated vaccines, they’re free of charge if residents don’t have health insurance or the insurance does not cover the costs.
Posted on · The current subvariant, EG.5 Omicron, makes up the largest portion of new COVID infections across the country.
Posted on · Texas has a rate higher than the country’s average, and Harris County’s average is even higher than the state’s overall.
Posted on · The ACCESS Harris County program aims to provide services to groups in Harris County that've been identified as having critical needs.
Posted on · The conference is themed, “Integrating Systems and Reimagining Models of Care" and will especially focus on Black maternal mortality rates, which are three times higher.
Posted on · A total of 700 residents are projected to participate in ACCESS Harris County this year.
Posted on · The infected inmate, a man in his 30s, was booked into the jail Aug. 15, appeared in court two days later and reported monkeypox symptoms Aug. 21, according to the Harris County Sheriff's Office.
Posted on · More than 16,000 additional doses are being sent by the CDC, but the Houston Health Department says it could be several days before the first of three shipments arrives.
Posted on · Today, we're talking about election results and political trends in Texas and across the country. Plus, when will COVID vaccines for young children be available in Houston?
Posted on · Hidalgo last raised the COVID threat level in August, when the more transmissible delta variant caused a fourth wave of the pandemic across Texas. The county previously hit its highest threat level in June 2020, which lasted until May.
Posted on · On Friday's show: Preparations for booster shots and vaccines for kids, a conversation with the directors of marching bands at historically Black colleges and universities, and The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week.
Posted on · Dr. Hasan Gokal was fired in January after allegedly stealing doses and giving them to friends and family, a claim he has denied for months.
Posted on · Plus, a chart-topping musician and actor shares his personal experience with a breakthrough case of COVID and why he credits his vaccination with saving his life.
Posted on · Led by Harris County Public Health, the two programs would create a mental health crisis response team and connect case workers with people at risk of getting involved in violent crimes.