Press Release

CDPHE announces 15 COVID-19 vaccine clinics at Ball Arena in December

Statewide vaccination clinics from Dec. 4 to Dec. 10

STATEWIDE (Dec. 3, 2021) — Colorado’s statewide COVID-19 vaccination campaign continues with clinics offering COVID-19 vaccines in communities across the state, including the announcement of 15 vaccine clinics at Ball Arena in December in partnership with Kroenke Sports & Entertainment.

COVID-19 omicron variant confirmed in Colorado

DENVER, (Dec. 2, 2021): Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) has confirmed its first case of the omicron variant of COVID-19 in Colorado. The case was identified in an adult female resident of Arapahoe County who had recently traveled to Southern Africa for tourism. She is experiencing minor symptoms and is isolated and recuperating at home. She had been fully vaccinated and was eligible for the booster vaccine but had not received it yet.

State monitoring for omicron variant

STATEWIDE (Nov. 29, 2021) — The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is closely monitoring for the omicron variant and is in contact with the White House, Centers for Disease Control, and Association of State and Territorial Health Officials about the new variant of concern.  

There are currently no confirmed cases of the omicron variant in Colorado, but the state has several mechanisms to detect the virus.