Feb. 23 - Update from the clinic: The questionable measles case that was in our clinic on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 was negative per the state lab and the Clallam County Health Dept.
Feb. 2015 - NEWS FLASH
Measles Outbreak in Port Angeles
- If you were born before 1957, there is no action that needs to happen.
- If you were born after 1957 and have written documentation that you have had 2 doses of MMR or had the measles and have labs that show you have the immunity nothing more needs to happen.
- If you have fever, runny nose, reddened eyes and a rash call and discuss these symptoms with your nurse.
- If we suspect that you have measles we have a certain protocol that this clinic has to follow to protect everyone else. Please do not show up to the clinic without an appointment.
Click the here to see an example of measles.
For a PDF with more information please click this link.
Flu season will soon be upon us, and the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) recommends a yearly flu vaccination for everyone 6 months of age and older. Please call the clinic for yours today.
New? We are currently accepting new pediatric patients 18 and younger, and expectant mothers. If you are expecting or have an 18 year old (or younger) that you would like to become a patient at Family Medicine of Port Angeles, please stop by the clinic for a new patient registration packet. Once completed, returned, and reviewed, we may call you with additional questions or to schedule an appointment.