COVID: As Some Holdouts Get Vaccinated, UCSF Expert Says 'Miracle' Needed To Slow Delta VariantAmid rising COVID-19 case numbers, one hope in recent days has been that Delta variant concerns will drive more people to get vaccinated. While that might be happening, experts say it is almost certainly not happening enough.
COVID: Bay Area Health Experts Say Breakthrough Cases Leading To Few HospitalizationsHealth metrics point to a spike in COVID-19 cases, but this is a much different kind of surge than we’ve seen in the past, according to doctors.
COVID: Moscone Center Vaccination Site Closes; Doctors Reassure Vaccinated Amid Rising Delta VariantAs San Francisco closes its largest mass COVID-19 vaccination site at Moscone Center, concerns are being raised about cases of the Delta variant rising, largely among the unvaccinated.
Only 0.003% Of 20 Million Fully Vaccinated Californians Hospitalized With COVID-19 - 'The Data Is Clear'Public health officials say fewer than 600 out of more than 20 million fully vaccinated Californians have since been hospitalized with COVID-19, amid new urgency for the unvaccinated to get their shots as cases of the Delta variant rise.
California Reopens: Cases Rising As Delta Variant Spreads Among UnvaccinatedCalifornia broadly reopened its economy barely two weeks ago and since then an especially contagious coronavirus variant has spread among the unvaccinated.
COVID Vaccines: San Mateo County Closes In On 90% With At Least 1 DoseSan Mateo County is focused on getting as many people vaccinated as possible as its COVID-19 vaccination rate has slowed down but continues to increase.
COVID: San Francisco Shutting Down City College Mass Vaccination SiteWith demand for COVID-19 vaccinations waning, San Francisco health officials shut down their City College mass vaccination site on Saturday.
COVID Vaccines: Alameda County Reaches 2 Million Doses, Nearly 80% With 1 ShotHealth officials in Alameda County reached another milestone in the COVID-19 vaccination effort Friday, saying that two million doses have been administered to county residents.
Hawaii To Ease Testing Rules For Vaccinated Travelers From California, U.S. MainlandHawaii will drop its testing and quarantine rules for fully vaccinated domestic travelers from California and other states in two weeks.
COVID Vaccines: San Francisco Moscone Center, City College Mass Vaccination Sites To CloseHealth officials in San Francisco said the mass COVID-19 vaccination sites at Moscone Center and City College will be closing in the upcoming weeks, following a successful rollout of the shots.
California Reopens: State Offers Digital Record of COVID-19 VaccinationCalifornia on Friday announced it will offer residents a digital record of their coronavirus vaccination that they can use to access businesses or events that require proof of inoculation.
COVID Vaccines: San Mateo County Reaches 1 Million Shots On Eve Of Full ReopeningHealth officials in San Mateo County announced that 1 million COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered, as Californians prepare for Tuesday's full reopening of the economy.
'We'll Come To You' – Contra Costa Offers Mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics To Workplaces, OrganizationsWith the state set to fully reopen, Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS) is now offering a mobile COVID-19 vaccination service that will come out to local businesses by request.
COVID Vaccines: 5 More Bay Area Residents Win $50,000 In 2nd 'Vax For The Win' Lottery DrawingSeveral more Bay Area residents are $50,000 richer after the state announced the second group of prize winners in the "Vax for the Win" drawing on Friday.
COVID Vaccines: CDPH Launches Ad Campaign Aimed At Addressing Fertility ConcernsThe California Department of Public Health launched an ad campaign Monday aimed at addressing COVID-19 vaccine concerns among women who are pregnant or looking to become pregnant in the future.