Staff at BCPHA are responsible for following and coordinating communicable disease, infection control and disease surveillance in Baca County. BCPHA coordinates with regional and state epidemiology staff regarding communicable disease efforts. BCPHA staff continues to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and coordinates with regional and state staff on case monitoring. For more information regarding covid in Baca County contact BCPHA. BCPHA staff monitors animal encounters and rabies exposure.
If you have come in contact with an unknown or suspicions animal please report the encounter to BCPHA for further follow up regarding rabies exposure and monitoring.