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

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 8th 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 on self-isolation protocol and perform contact tracing to help identify additional positive cases. To learn more about epidemiology and contact tracing, visit, [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wttINYvVin0]

COVID-19 testing will continue at ChapCare’s Kathryn Barger Health Center in Pasadena, 1595 N. Lake Ave., by appointment only, Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Testing is available to anyone who wants to be tested for COVID-19. To schedule a test, visit www.cityofpasadena.net/public-health/covid-19-testing-centerswwww.cityofpasadena.net/public-healthw.cityofpasadena.net/public-health/covid-19-testing-centerswww.cityofpasadena.net/public-health/covid-19-testing-centers.

For additional testing opportunities, please call your primary care provider. If you do not have a primary care provider, please call Los Angeles County’s 211 service. There are also urgent care clinics in Pasadena that do COVID-19 testing, please call ahead to find out details.For a list of additional COVID-19 testing sites in LA County, along with answers to frequently asked questions about COVID-19 testing, visit lacovidprod.service-now.com/rrs.

Stay connected to the City of Pasadena! Visit us online at www.cityofpasadena.net; follow us on Twitter at @PasadenaGov, and Instagram and Facebook at @CityOfPasadena; or call the City Service Center, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday at (626) 744-7311.

 

##

 

Lisa Derderian

City Public Information Officer v City Manager’s Office v City of Pasadena

(626) 744-4755, Office  v (626) 744-4774, FAX

www.cityofpasadena.net  v City Service Center, (626) 744-7311

www.twitter.com/PasadenaGov  v www.facebook.com/cityofpasadena