Coronavirus Update: Despite 'Flattening The Curve,' Bay Area Faces Long Road To NormalcyWhile California has successfully "flattened the curve," with Gov. Gavin Newsom saying the state projects a manageable peak of cases in May, that does not necessarily mean shelter-in-place orders will end come summer.
Gov. Newsom: State Making Progress To Meet Medical Site And Bed Goals For COVID-19 SurgeGov. Gavin Newsom on Monday said the state was making solid progress in meeting goals for the number of medical sites, available beds and personnel California will need to meet the anticipated surge of coronavirus patients.
Coronavirus Pandemic: Patients Begin Treatment At Santa Clara Convention Center Field HospitalTreatment began Sunday for coronvirus patients at a field hospital built inside the Santa Clara Convention Center as county health officials prepared for an expected surge of virus victims this week.
Coronavirus Pandemic: Health Officials Announce Contra Costa County's 3rd Coronavirus DeathContra Costa health officials announced Saturday that a second person has died from the coronavirus in the county and the number of positive cases had grown to 151.
Coronavirus Pandemic: Contra Costa Officials Setting Up Makeshift Care Unit At Alhambra High SchoolBeds, medical equipment and other supplies were scheduled to arrive over the next few days at Alhambra High School in Martinez as county health officials set up an alternative care site to treat patients with "less complicated" medical needs during the anticipated surge of coronavirus cases, school officials said.
San Francisco Mayor Renews Plea For State, Federal Help For Anticipated COVID-19 SurgeIn the wake of one death and 178 cases of the novel coronavirus in San Francisco as of Wednesday, city leaders are calling for more federal and state funding ahead of an anticipated surge of cases.
Coronavirus Pandemic: State Opens Coronavirus Treatment Operations At Seton Medical CenterPreparing for a surge of coronavirus patients, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday that state operations have begun at Seton Medical Center.