Santa Clara County Officials Unveil Plan To Hand Out Free COVID At-Home Antigen Tests; Here's How To Sign UpSanta Clara County officials unveiled a plan Friday to provide a limited number of free at-home antigen tests to local residents amid the surging demand for COVID testing.
San Francisco To Provide Additional Financial Aid to People Testing Positive for COVIDSan Francisco city officials announced Friday they will provide an additional $5.4 million to extend through June 2022 the local Right to Recover program, which provides financial support for people who have tested positive for COVID-19 and need monetary assistance as they get tested, quarantine, and recover.
COVID-19 Outbreak Infects Dozens Of Staff, Inmates At Mendocino County JailAuthorities in Mendocino County said more than five dozen inmates at the county jail, along with some staff members, have been infected in a COVID-19 outbreak.
Parental Consent Not Needed For Teen COVID Shots Under Proposed State LawCalifornia would allow children age 12 and up to be vaccinated without their parents’ consent, the youngest age of any state, under a proposal late Thursday by state Sen. Scott Wiener.
Families Anxiously Await COVID Vaccinations For Toddlers As Joseph Sanchez watched his 15-months-old son go down a slide at a Willow Glenn neighborhood playground, he tries not to think of the constant danger the youngster faces from the coronavirus.
Warriors, Chase Center to Require Fans Show Proof of COVID Booster ShotsTo get inside Chase Center to see Steph Curry and Klay Thompson make a splash you already need to show proof of vaccination. Starting Feb. 1, you'll need to show proof of a booster shot as well.
COVID Cases In San Francisco Dropping Steadily Following Omicron PeakCOVID-19 cases are steadily dropping in San Francisco after the omicron surge led to the highest case level since the start of the pandemic, the city's health department announced Thursday.
COVID: San Jose Children's Discovery Museum Announces Upcoming Family Vaccination ClinicsSan Jose's Children's Discovery Museum and the Santa Clara County Public Health Department will host another vaccination clinic Sunday for eligible children and their families.
San Francisco Officials Crack Down On Illegal, Pop-Up COVID Testing SitesTwo testing operators were issued subpoenas Thursday as part of an investigation by San Francisco officials of allegedly unlicensed sites popping up in the city and performing COVID tests.
Stanford COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Mandate Faces Pushback As Deadline LoomsSome students at Stanford University are pushing back on a COVID-19 vaccine booster mandate as the school sets a January 31 deadline to receive the shot.
California Healthcare Workers Say Ambulances Wait Hours With Patients Outside HospitalsEmergency healthcare workers in northern and southern California complained of hours-long waits to transfer patients from ambulances to hospital emergency rooms Wednesday in what they said were chronic delays worsened by the nearly two-year COVID-19 pandemic.