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How to Properly Wear a Surgical Mask for COVID-19 Protection

  • Category: Infectious Diseases

The BCH infectious diseases team recommends that everyone wear well-fitting surgical masks in public places. Watch BCH infectious diseases specialist Amie Meditz, M.D. demonstrate the guidelines to correctly wear your surgical mask for COVID-19 protection.

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Boulder Community Health is following current guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that call for patients and visitors to continue wearing masks at Foothills Hospital and all BCH patient-care facilities.

People 5 and older are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. For updated Vaccine Clinic hours and general vaccine info, please visit our vaccine page. For updated COVID-19 testing hours and locations, please visit our COVID testing page.