COVID-19 in Indian Country
President Biden receives his updated COVID-19 vaccine and delivers remarks on the ongoing fight against the coronavirus on October 25, 2022.
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New Indian Health Service Director Roselyn Tso will begin touring several sites across Indian Country to gain a better perspective on national and regional issues affecting the tribal members served by the Indian health system.
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The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe reported 18 new COVID-19 cases between August 22-28, 2022. Of eleven active cases, four are children under the age of 12.
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“COVID-19 cases have increased across the country and when that occurs, we tend to see an increase here on the Navajo Nation,” said President Jonathan Nez.
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The total number of positive COVID-19 cases for the Navajo Nation is 52,780 as of March 17, 2022. Reports indicate 51,007 coronavirus recoveries on the largest reservation in the United States.
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The bill includes $73.4 million for urban Indian health and $6.6 billion for the Indian Health Service.
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The total number of positive COVID-19 cases for the Navajo Nation is 52,654 as of March 7, 2022. Reports indicate 50,725 coronavirus recoveries on the largest reservation in the United States.
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The total number of positive COVID-19 cases for the Navajo Nation is 40,659 as of December 16, 2021. Reports indicate 38,623 coronavirus recoveries on the largest reservation in the United States.
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The Department of the Treasury has revised its guidance for CARES Act funds that were provided to tribal governments.
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In response to rising COVID-19 case numbers, the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe urges caution so families can stay safe during the holiday season.
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So far, the Omicron variant of the SARS-CoV-2 virus has been detected in 25 states, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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The total number of positive COVID-19 cases for the Navajo Nation is 40,254 as of December 8, 2021. Reports indicate 37,982 coronavirus recoveries on the largest reservation in the United States.
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The White House holds a press call on December 1, 2021, to discuss efforts to protect Americans against the Delta and Omicron variants.
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The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe reported no new cases of COVID-19, leaving 10 active cases as of November 17, 2021.
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“Code Red is a window into the post-Covid world from an Indigenous perspective, conveying hope and the need for inclusion, understanding and optimism,” says Vince Fontaine.
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It is with great sadness that the Pueblo of Laguna announces the death of another community member to COVID-19.
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The total number of positive COVID-19 cases for the Navajo Nation is 34,670 as of October 14, 2021. Reports indicate 32,761 coronavirus recoveries on the largest reservation in the United States.
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The total number of positive COVID-19 cases for the Navajo Nation is 34,458 as of October 11, 2021. Reports indicate 32,667 coronavirus recoveries on the largest reservation in the United States.
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Oklahoma City Indian Clinic, a nonprofit clinic providing health and wellness services to American Indians in central Oklahoma, encourages patients to engage in suicide prevention.
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The overall total number of positive COVID-19 cases for the Navajo Nation is 32,315 as of August 24, 2021. Reports indicate 30,539 coronavirus recoveries on the largest reservation in the United States.
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