Healthcare District News: COVID-19

ACHD will continue to monitor COVID-19 related news throughout our Healthcare Districts. We have complied a list of news articles to serve as a reference for COVID-19 outbreak response procedures. To access ACHD's COVID-19 Modeling Tool page, click here.

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Governor Newsom's Executive Orders:

News relating to California Healthcare Districts and COVID-19:

Hospital Updates

JCF clinic making changes because of increased COVID in county and region

North Bay hospital leaders talk Coronavirus pandemic strategy at Health Care Conference

Imperial County medical air teams work around the clock to move COVID-19 patients

MarinHealth CEO talks effects of Coronavirus pandemic

Kaweah Delta: In Face of Pandemic, Hospitals Get Creative

San Gorgonio Memorial Hospital receives several additional ventilators

SVMHS Chief Medical Officer On COVID-19 Spike, Pandemic Politics and What Worries Him

Testing

Twice Weekly COVID testing begins in Quincy this week

L.A. County to Launch Three New COVID-19 Testing Sites Next Week

Health Care District Reaches COVID-19 Testing Milestone

Tahoe Forest Health System wavies out-of-pocket costs for screening, testing and, in most cases, treatment of COVID-19

L.A. County has capacity to test up to 55,000 residents a week

Treatment

Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District: Local Doctors sees Success Treating COVID-19 with 'HCQ cocktail'

Donor brings mobile command center to Palomar Medical Center Poway

Plasma drive looks to curtail COVID-19 by blood donations from local COVID-19 survivors

Financials

Marin Community Foundation adds $1 million to COVID-19 fight

Positive Cases

Virus hospitalizations in San Diego continue to climb, surge plans in place

18 test positive for coronavirus at Yucca Valley nursing home

Virus hits frontline workers in taxed public health system

Kern County sees another spike in COVID-19 cases, with 12 new deaths

Two John C. Fremont Healthcare District's Staff Members Have Tested Positive in Mariposa County for COVID-19

COVID-19 cases near 70 in Big Bear

Coachella Valley has the highest rate of COVID-19 in the county. Hospitals are scrambling for staff.

Plumas confirmed cases from 1 to 32

7 New COVID-19 Cases in Shasta County

Coronavirus outbreak hits Marins largest nursing home