What L.A. County Residents and Employers Need to Know About COVID-19 Testing Now

New County Testing Sites Opening Soon to Meet Demand, But Health Officials Seek Support from the Public to Prioritize Tests For Those At Highest Risk As cases and hospitalizations rise, many residents believe they need to get tested for COVID-19. However, Los Angeles County health officials stress that not everyone needs to be tested and emphasize the basic ways individuals and businesses can and should protect themselves from this virus. Here are 10 tips to keep in mind as we... continue reading »"What L.A. County Residents and Employers Need to Know About COVID-19 Testing Now"

Rose Bowl COVID-19 Testing Site Is Migrating to Local Clinics May 29

PASADENA, Calif.—The drive-thru testing currently located at the Rose Bowl Stadium is transitioning to local clinics on Friday, May 29, at 5 p.m. The City and Huntington Hospital have provided resources since April 8 to allow the testing site to function. Since opening in early April, the site has performed over 9,000 COVID-19 tests for local residents and essential workers. Pasadena residents who tested positive for COVID-19 were subsequently contacted by members of the Pasadena Public Health Department to advise... continue reading »"Rose Bowl COVID-19 Testing Site Is Migrating to Local Clinics May 29"

LA County Increases COVID-19 Testing with New Community Testing Site

PASADENA, Calif.—Following Governor Gavin Newsom’s recent announcement to add more than 80 community-testing sites across the state focused on underserved communities, a new testing site opened on Monday, May 4, in Los Angeles County at ChapCare’s Kathryn Barger Health Center located at 1595 N. Lake Ave. This new site is one of 80 testing sites being opened across the state in collaboration with OptumServe, the federal government health services business of Optum, a leading health services innovation company. “This testing... continue reading »"LA County Increases COVID-19 Testing with New Community Testing Site"