Public Health Lab Assistant Abraham Jimenez receives the specimen the Central Accessioning which is the in-take area to begin the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test for COVID-19 on March 19, 2020. Jimenez decontaminates the outside of the container, and gives the sample an accession number to coincide with lavatory information system. ( Photo Credit: Los Aneles County )

Los Angeles County opens new drive-up testing sites, increasing COVID-19 testing capacity for residents throughout LA County

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Los Angeles County opens new drive-up testing sites, increasing COVID-19 testing capacity for residents throughout LA CountyLA County is ramping up COVID-19 testing sites, opening three locations on April 3, 2020 and developing many others countywide. The sites opening April 3 are at the Pomona Fairplex (Gate 17 – W. McKinley/Fairplex Drive), the South Bay Galleria (1815 Hawthorne Blvd., Redondo…

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LA County emphasizes protections for tenants affected by COVID-19

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LA County emphasizes protections for tenants affected by COVID-19Rent is due for many Los Angeles County residents who have lost their sources of income due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The County wants the public to know that there are protections in place for renters who are at-risk of being evicted, or not able to pay utility bills, due to the…

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COVID-19 briefing with LA County officials – April 1, 2020

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COVID-19 briefing with LA County officials – April 1, 2020

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COVID-19 briefing with LA County officials – March 31, 2020

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COVID-19 briefing with LA County officials – March 31, 2020

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LA County urges public to continue practicing social distancing during warm weather

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LA County urges public to continue practicing social distancing during warm weatherWith warm weather forecasted for Los Angeles, the County of Los Angeles reminds residents that the Safer At Home directives are still in effect, and cautions against “behavioral fatigue” that may set in, especially when it is tempting to go outside. All L.A. County residents should continue to remain…

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COVID-19 briefing with LA County officials – March 30, 2020

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COVID-19 briefing with LA County officials – March 30, 2020

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Los Angeles County update on medical sheltering efforts underway

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Los Angeles County update on medical sheltering efforts underwayThe County of Los Angeles is standing up approximately 2,000 medical sheltering beds for people who either have been exposed to COVID-19 or who health authorities have determined need to self-isolate or self-quarantine but cannot do so in their own home. “Los Angeles County is committed to providing medical sheltering sites that…

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COVID-19 briefing with LA County officials – March 27, 2020

COVID-19 briefing with LA County officials – March 27, 2020 736 415 COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES

COVID-19 briefing with LA County officials – March 27, 2020

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Los Angeles County launches new interactive digital dashboards, connecting residents to latest updates on COVID-19 impacts

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Los Angeles County launches new interactive digital dashboards, connecting residents to latest updates on COVID-19 impactsLos Angeles County launched several new digital tools today to help residents access up-to-date information about the COVID-19 pandemic. A suite of new interactive maps and dashboards are now live on the County website, providing—in one place—a digital hub for updates about virus case counts,…

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COVID-19 briefing with LA County officials – March 26, 2020

COVID-19 briefing with LA County officials – March 26, 2020 735 416 COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES

COVID-19 briefing with LA County officials – March 26, 2020

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Los Angeles County Health Officer issues new orders directing self-quarantine and self-isolation

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Health Officer Orders, Incident Report and Senior CareOn March 25, 2020, in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, protect vulnerable individuals, and prevent the Los Angeles County healthcare system from being overwhelmed, the LA County Health Officer has issued two new separate orders: Self-quarantine of anyone exposed to an individual diagnosed with or likely to have COVID-19. Self-isolation…

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LA County emphasizes importance of mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic, provides resources and support

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LA County emphasizes importance of mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic, provides resources and supportTaking care of mental health needs and maintaining a sense of connectedness with others is extremely important during the COVID-19 health crisis. The County of Los Angeles continues to provide resources and help to support residents as they follow the Safer at Home health order. “With…

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How to help during COVID-19: LA County encourages the public to support community with donations

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How to help during COVID-19: LA County encourages the public to support community with donationsAs Los Angeles County residents experience disruptions in their daily routines, it is important to remember that certain populations such as our elderly, unhoused, undocumented, and those with underlying health conditions are disproportionately affected and more likely to face extreme hardship related to COVID-19. There is…

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Social distancing guidelines, incident report, social media kit and frequently asked questions

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Social distancing guidelines, incident report, social media kit and frequently asked questionsLos Angeles County residents are reminded of the critical need for social distancing in the midst of the COVID-19 public health crisis. The County of Los Angeles is regularly updating resources on COVID-19 and invites you to visit the following links for up-to-date information: SOCIAL DISTANCING GUIDELINES Safer At…

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COVID-19 briefing with LA County officials – March 25, 2020

COVID-19 briefing with LA County officials – March 25, 2020 734 415 COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES

COVID-19 briefing with LA County officials – March 25, 2020

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