COVID Testing: Santa Clara County Begins Using Saliva Samples at Certain SitesTo increase efforts to control the coronavirus, starting Tuesday, Santa Clara County's COVID-19 pop-up testing sites are switching to testing via saliva specimen.
COVID Surge: CDC Expands Negative COVID-19 Test Requirement To All Air Travelers Entering U.S.Health officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday announced plans to expand the requirement for a negative COVID-19 test to all air passengers entering the United States starting later this month.
COVID: Marin Set To Open Drive-Thru Self Testing Site At Civic Center With demands for testing during the recent COVID surge soaring, Marin County health officials announced Saturday they would be opening a new drive-thru test location at the Civic Center.
COVID-19 Testing: Experts Believe Getting Tested For COVID-19 Will Get Easier In 2021Eight months into the pandemic and people are still wondering why they are having so much trouble getting tested.
COVID Thanksgiving: Health Officials Warn Negative COVID Test Not A Green Light For Large GatheringsSan Francisco Bay Area residents flocked to COVID testing sites Sunday instead to the local supermarkets as the days counted down to the Thanksgiving holiday.
COVID In Santa Clara: Santa Clara County Doubles COVID-19 Testing Capacity Ahead Of Holiday SeasonThe largest testing facility in the Bay Area plans to ramp up testing dramatically, ahead of the holiday season.
COVID: San Francisco Relocates COVID Testing Site From SoMa To Alemany Farmer’s MarketIn an effort to improve access to COVID testing in neighborhood hard hit by the illness, San Francisco officials announced Monday they were relocating a public health coronavirus test site from South Of Market to the Alemany Farmer’s Market.
Oakland Leaders Demand More COVID Testing In Fruitvale DistrictCity leaders and health officials in Oakland are pleading for federal help to combat high COVID-19 infection rates in one specific area.
Oakland International Airport Opens New Rapid COVID Test Facility
With COVID-19 Increasing Risk, Santa Clara County Offers Free Flu ShotsStarting this Saturday, Santa Clara County will be offering free flu shots to residents and will offer them every Saturday in front of the Santa Clara County Fairgrounds.
Santa Clara County Health Officials Encourage Flu Vaccinations Amid PandemicThe Santa Clara County Public Health Department advised residents Monday to get vaccinated against the flu in addition to preventing the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Rapid, Inexpensive, Easy COVID-19 Saliva Test Could Soon Be AvailableWhen it comes to curbing COVID-19, one way to return to a more normal way of life is to rapidly detect where the virus is spreading.
Latinx COVID Positivity Still High As Task Force And UCSF Test San Francisco Residents, Essential WorkersAs Latinx San Franciscans continue to account for more than half of the city's overall COVID-19 cases, new statistics released Wednesday by the University of California at San Francisco and the city's COVID-19 Latino Task Force suggest testing at transit hubs could help reduce numbers.
California To More Than Double COVID-19 Testing Capacity, Improve Turnaround Time, Drive Down CostsLooking ahead to the oncoming flu season and the impact on California's current coronavirus testing apparatus, Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday unveiled a new partnership with a diagnostics firm to revamp the state's COVID-19 testing.
COVID-19 Test Site Opens in Oakland’s Chinatown With Services in 12 LanguagesA multicultural community COVID-19 testing site offering services in a dozen Asian languages, including Chinese, Tagalog and Mongolian, conducted its first tests in Oakland's Chinatown on Tuesday.