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1. What types of careers does the Clay County Public Health Center (CCPHC) offer?
2. Do I have to submit a completed application if I'm submitting a resume?
3. Does there have to be an open position for me to apply?
4. Am I required to submit a separate application for each job I want to apply for?
5. What next steps should I take once my application is submitted?

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1. Are the available COVID-19 vaccines safe and effective?
2. Is it safe to get my child vaccinated?
3. Is it safe to get vaccinated if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?
4. How was the vaccine developed so quickly?
5. What ingredients are used in the vaccines?
6. What are the possible side effects of a COVID-19 vaccine?
7. Who is NOT recommended for each vaccine?
8. Can I get COVID-19 from the vaccine?
9. I received the Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen COVID-19 vaccine. Should I be worried? What should I do?

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1. When will the emergency order expire?
2. Are there mask requirements in Clay County?
3. What are things businesses can do to keep employees and customers safe?
4. What are additional things restaurants, taverns, and bars can do to promote safety?
5. What is CCPHC currently recommending to schools and early childcare?

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1. What is health?
2. What is public health?
3. What is a public health emergency?
4. What are some emergency preparedness initiatives in Clay County?
5. What are the specific risks for the citizens in Clay County?
6. What is an open Point of Dispensing (POD) site?
7. What is a closed POD site?
8. Does the Clay County Public Health Center recruit volunteers for emergency preparedness and response?

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1. How do I sign up for a food handler or manager class?
2. What recommendations or resources are available for mold?
3. How do I view restaurant inspection results?
4. Can you provide recommendations on septic installers and soil evaluators?

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1. Does this new guidance recommend more restrictive measures for elementary schools?
2. Does this new guidance recommend more restrictive measures for sports?
3. What if social distancing of six feet in classrooms is not possible with all students attending?
4. Is there any data that would indicate differences in transmission based on school being in session three, four, or five days per week versus two?
5. Will the Clay County dashboard be updated to reflect the updated CDC guidelines? Why is the positivity rate no longer being used as a criterion?
6. Why are you adopting DESE/MO DHSS masking guidance now instead of when it was released?

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1. Am I eligible to get a COVID vaccine right now?
2. Where can I get a vaccine? Who is administering the COVID-19 vaccines?
3. Does Clay County Public Health Center offer COVID vaccines?
4. How much does it cost to get vaccinated?
5. I have more questions about COVID vaccines. Where can I find more info?

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1. Do I need to get vaccinated if I’ve already had COVID-19?
2. Can I stop wearing a mask and following public health protocols if I am vaccinated?
3. After getting vaccinated, do I still need to quarantine after possible exposures?
4. Can I still catch COVID after being vaccinated? Can I still spread COVID after being vaccinated?
5. After I’ve gotten vaccinated, how long will it take to get immunity?
6. Will I still be protected if I only get one dose? Why is important to get the second dose?
7. Will I have to get vaccinated for COVID-19 every year, like the flu? How long is the vaccine effective at protecting me?
8. If I get symptoms shortly after I’ve been vaccinated, should I get tested?
9. What is community immunity or herd immunity? How many people need to get vaccinated to develop community immunity from COVID-19?

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1. Do I have to make an appointment or can I just walk-in?
2. How do I make an appointment?
3. Do you accept Medicaid or health insurance?
4. What do I need to bring for my appointment?
5. Is it painful to have STD testing?
6. I am worried because I had unprotected sex with someone I don't know very well last night, should I come in and get tested?
7. I was treated at my doctor's office for Chlamydia, but my partner doesn't have a doctor. Can they come to you for treatment?
8. If I have HIV, I would have symptoms, right?

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1. If I want to volunteer, is experience necessary?
2. What is the process if I want to volunteer or complete and internship?
3. How often do you need volunteers?