LIMITED INITIAL SUPPLIES OF THE COVID-19 VACCINE DETERMINE POPULATION DISTRIBUTION TIERS
BOULDER CITY HOSPITAL ADHERES TO FEDERAL, STATE AND CDC GUIDELINES FOR DISTRIBUTION AND ADMINISTRATION OF THE COVID-19 VACCINE
DUE TO THE LIMITED QUANTITY AVAILABLE OF THE NEWLY DEVELOPED VACCINE, A TIERED SYSTEM HAS BEEN IMPLEMENTED AND IDENTIFIES VULNERABLE POPULATIONS TO BE IMMUNIZED
- TIER 1A ARE ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE THE COVID-19 VACCINE
- DEPENDENT ON MANUFACTURER SUPPLIES, IF SO DETERMINED, VACCINES MAY SOON BE AVAILABLE FOR TIER 1 B
- CHILDREN AGED 16-18 MAY ONLY RECEIVE THE VACCINE MANUFACTURED BY PFIZER, THE MODERNA VACCINE IS FOR AGES 18+
- BOULDER CITY HOSPITAL HAS BEEN UTILIZING THE MODERNA VACCINE FOR ELIGIBLE TIER 1A RECIPIENTS SINCE DEC 21
INFORMATION IS CHANGING RAPIDLY. WE ENCOURAGE YOU TO VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT BCHCARES.ORG OR EMAIL US AT WECARE@BCHNV.ORG
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
EFFECTIVE JULY 17, 2020
NO VISITORS ALLOWED
AT BOULDER CITY HOSPITAL
TO SLOW THE SPREAD OF THE CORONAVIRUS
No visitors will be permitted entry into the hospital except in the case of end of life situations or for legal purposes.
Only one adult visitor meeting the exceptions listed will be permitted and must also pass a COVID-19 screening prior to entrance
We appreciate your cooperation and realize these measures may cause additional stress. We encourage families and friends of patients to use alternative means to stay connected with their loved ones including social media, phone calls and text messaging.
Boulder City Hospital is now accepting donations of homemade face masks.
Infection Control requests that these masks be constructed of 400 thread count cotton material, if possible, and with an internal opening allowing the insertion of additional filtering material (as instructed on many YouTube videos).
If you would like to donate your homemade masks, please call Administration at (702) 293-4111 ext 6576 prior to coming to the hospital to coordinate.
Thank you for your support!