COVID Surge: Nurse Struggles To Get Tested As Pleasanton Site Runs Out Of Tests - 'Just Stressful'With COVID-19 cases surging, testing sites like the one at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton continue to reach capacity each day, with tests running out by midmorning.
COVID Testing: Bay Area Health Officials Encourage Testing Following Holiday GatheringsCOVID-19 cases are expected to spike following the Thanksgiving holiday and, in response, public health officials are asking anyone who attended a large group gathering to get tested.
COVID: Testing Demand Grows Before Thanksgiving As Bay Area Health Official Urges No Travel, GatheringsThe demand for COVID-19 testing is spiking less than a week away from Thanksgiving. Many people said they want to get tested before hopping on a flight and spending time with family, but a public health official urges people to delay gatherings instead.
Lower Infection Rates Seen In Mission District After Rapid COVID-19 Testing StudyWe have been told the key to fighting the pandemic is testing, testing, testing.  And now, researchers in San Francisco have discovered the most effective testing may be faster, easier and less expensive.
Hawaii Certifies Oakland Airport, COVID-19 Testing Center As State Reopens To TouristsOakland International Airport and CityHealth Urgent Care will open a second coronavirus testing facility at the airport as it becomes a certified testing and travel partner with the state of Hawaii.
Free COVID-19 Testing To Be Offered At Oakland International Airport For Passengers, WorkersFree, rapid-result COVID-19 testing will begin next week at Oakland International Airport for employees and the public, airport officials said Tuesday.
United Airlines To Launch COVID-19 Preflight Testing Program At SFOUnited Airlines will be the first U.S. airline to roll out a COVID-19 testing program for passengers.
Contra Costa County May Soon Order Health Providers To Ramp Up COVID-19 TestingContra Costa County's health officer and one county supervisor said a health order mandating more testing by providers is in order, and in the works.
Pac-12 Partners With SoCal Pharma Company for Daily Coronavirus TestingHaving college football back by Thanksgiving has been a dream for many but there’s new optimism that it can become a reality.
Reopenings: Pac-12 Conference Reaches Agreement For Rapid COVID TestingThe Pac-12 has reached an agreement with a diagnostic testing company to implement up to daily COVID-19 testing for all close-contact sports across the conference.
Wildfire Smoke Prompts Closure Of Hayward COVID-19 Testing SiteThe City of Hayward's free COVID-19 testing site was forced to close Wednesday due to smoke from multiple wildfires burning in and around the Bay Area.