*** To report a case of mumps, call Communicable Disease at 925-313-6740. ***
Mumps is a contagious disease caused by a virus. It is spread from an infected person through saliva. There is a vaccine to prevent mumps called the MMR which is the mumps vaccine combined with protection against measles and rubella.
Where can I get vaccinated in Contra Costa?
The best place to get vaccinated is at your regular health care doctor or clinic. Other places to get vaccines include:
Pharmacies and grocery stores often have immunizations services. Check their websites for details.