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2014 Media Releases

Date

Title

09/08/2014 San Mateo County Commission On Disabilities Helps Youth and Young Adults with Disabilities Take Control of their Future  
08/28/2014 San Mateo County Celebrates National Recovery Month
08/26/2014 County Celebrates Latino Health Awareness Month
08/21/2014 WIC Celebrates 40 Years Supporting San Mateo County Moms and Children
08/04/2014 Harley Motorcycle Riders Cruise Over to San Mateo Medical Center to Donate School Supplies to Children in Need
06/20/2014 County Offers Free Testing in Support of National HIV Testing Day
06/11/2014 San Mateo County Fair Features Healthy Fare
05/13/2014 San Mateo County Hosts 2nd Annual Pride Celebration “Bridging Communities”
04/24/2014 Health System Hosts Events for Mental Health Awareness Month
04/10/2014 ‘Silver Dragon’ Exercise Provides Emergency Preparedness Practice Run 
03/04/2014 San Mateo County Campaign says No Shame in Getting Tested for HIV/AIDS
03/03/2014 San Mateo County Urges Residents Without Health Insurance to Sign Up By March 31 ‘Obama Care’ Deadline
03/03/2014 San Mateo County Health System Names New Director of Environmental Health
02/25/2014 First Measles Case Reported in San Mateo County
01/21/2014 San Mateo County Offers Free Dental Care to Low-Income Children on Give a Smile Day
01/09/2014 San Mateo County Has First Flu-Related Death

2013 Media Releases

Date

Title

12/09/2013 Harley Motorcycle Riders Escort Santa to San Mateo Medical Center
10/23/2013           Seasonal Flu Vaccine Now Widely Available in San Mateo County
10/22/2013 Menlo Park Launches Neighborhood Response to Ensure Elimination of Yellow Fever Mosquito
10/16/2013 Health System Steps Up Emergency Preparedness
10/10/2013 County “Bag Ban” Campaign Receives Industry Honor
10/1/2013 "2013 Art Showcase" Features Local Artists with Disabilities
09/23/2013 “Housing Heroes” to be Honored at October 3rd Ceremony
09/16/2013 County Joins Nation to Prevent Falls “One Step At A Time”
09/05/2013 San Mateo County Celebrates National Recovery Month
09/04/2013 County Celebrates Latino Health Awareness Month
08/23/2013 Yellow Fever Mosquito Found in San Mateo County
08/05/2013 Harley Motorcycle Riders Donate School Supplies to Children in Need
08/02/2013 Board of Supervisors Kick Off National Recovery Month in San Mateo County
07/01/2013 San Mateo County Benefits from Risk-Based Food Safey Standards
06/06/2013 Health System Launches Social Media Campaign to Support Emergency Response
06/03/2013 'Making the Connection' offers Options for Older Adults to Combat Loneliness and Isolation
05/22/2013 Public Honors Achievements of San Mateo County Drug Court Graduates
05/02/2013 County Participates in National Stroke Alert Day with "FAST" Campaign at All BART Stations
05/01/2013 San Mateo County Launches a New System of Care for STEMI – The Most Dangerous Type of Heart Attack
04/29/2013 Health System Hosts “Stand Up for Mental Wellness” Event to Raise
Awareness on the Stigma of Mental Illness
04/17/2013 San Mateo County Ban on Plastic Shopping Bags Begins Earth Day 2013
04/15/2013 County Launches Campaign Encouraging Young Adults to Get Tested for STDs and HIV
04/10/2013 County to Simulate Mass Distribution of Medicine in Emergency Preparedness Exercise
02/11/2013 San Mateo County Health Officials Urge Vaccinations for Preteens
02/04/2013 San Mateo County Celebrates Ten Years of Universal Coverage for Children
01/28/2013 San Mateo County Offers Free Dental Care to Low-Income Children on Give Kids a Smile Day
01/09/2013 2012-2013 Flu Season May Hit County Early and Strong

2012 Media Releases

Date

Title

12/13/2012 Medical Center and Santa to Deliver Toys to Kids at Local Shelter
12/11/2012 Harley Motorcycle Riders Escort Santa to San Mateo Medical Center
10/23/2012 Seasonal Flu Vaccine Now Widely Available in San Mateo County
09/13/2012 San Mateo County Schools Celebrate International Walk to School Day on October 3
09/06/2012 County Recognizes Those Who Help People Struggling with Mental Illness and Substance Use to Avoid Homelessness
09/05/2012 Board of Supervisors Proclamation Kicks Off National Recovery Month in County
08/22/2012 Harley Motorcycle Riders Donate School Supplies to Kids in Need
08/13/2012 Free Mental Health First Aid Instructor Certification Training for Public
07/20/2012 World Hepatitis Day
06/22/2012 Health System Discovers Theft from Public Administrator Estates
06/19/2012 Burlingame Long Term Care Will Remain Open Under New Management
06/15/2012 County's Disabilities Awareness Fair Includes Wheelchair Obstacle Courses, Service Dog Demos, and Disability Sports
06/13/2012 Grab Some Healthy Fare at the County Fair
05/02/2012 San Mateo County Joins other Bay Area Counties to Launch STD Home Testing Study
04/30/2012 San Mateo County Kicks off Stroke Awareness Month: Don't Stall - Make the 9-1-1 Call!
04/16/2012 Public Encouraged to Comment on Proposed Bag Ban
04/12/2012 Special Education Self Advocacy Event for Parents of Children with Disabilities
04/11/2012 Public Invited to “Behind the Smiles” Filipino Community Health Forum
04/04/2012 County Joins National Effort to Reverse Obesity Epidemic Locally
03/29/2012 Community Survey Contributes to Overall Health of County
03/26/2012 San Mateo County Joins Nation to Promote Public Health Week
03/21/2012 Open House Launches New Coastside Clinic Expanding Access to Healthcare in Half Moon Bay
03/07/2012 County Simulates Mass Medicine Distribution in Emergency Preparedness Exercise
02/14/2012 Board Approves Recommendation to Exit Burlingame Long Term Care
02/09/2012 San Mateo County Health System Announces Launch of New Website
01/23/2012  San Mateo County Offers Free Dental Care to Low-Income Children on Give Kids a Smile Day
01/11/2012 Winter Rains Wash Pollutants into Local Waters
01/05/2012 Health System Recommends Exiting Burlingame Long Term Care Center in 2013