Once-A-Week Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Site To Open At El Dorado County FairgroundsA once-a-week drive-thru coronavirus testing site will open at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds on July 14.
What's Behind The Coronavirus Testing Shortage?A nationwide coronavirus testing shortage has forced several Sacramento testing sites to temporarily shut down. So what's behind this shortage, and why are we just hearing about it?
Sacramento County Testing Shortage Will Harm Ability To Track Increasing SpreadA nationwide shortage of COVID-19 testing materials will force several local test sites to close temporarily, according to the Sacramento County Health Director.
California National Guard Members Help Test Senior Care Facilities, Hope to Also Ease Public ConcernsCalifornia National Guard members recently answered the state's call for help with coronavirus testing during the pandemic. These days, they can be seen at senior care homes to help test some of the most vulnerable populations.
National Guard Called In To Administer COVID-19 Testing At Senior Care FacilitiesThe National Guard is now a part of COVID-19 testing across Sacramento County.
Sacramento VA Offering Free Drive-Up Coronavirus Testing For VeteransVeterans can now get free drive-up coronavirus testing at the Sacramento VA Medical Center.
Health Officials Urge People Who Attended Large Gatherings, Like Protests, To Get A Coronavirus TestSacramento County Health Officials are urging anyone who attended a large event like a protest to get tested for the coronavirus.
Yolo County Coronavirus Testing Facility Moving From Woodland To West SacramentoYolo County announced on Friday that the coronavirus testing facility in the area will move from Woodland to West Sacramento from June 2-20 with up to 135 people able to be tested each day.
Antibody Tests For COVID-19 Wrong Half The Time, CDC SaysAntibody tests used to determine if people have been infected in the past with Covid-19 might be wrong up to half the time, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in new guidance posted on its website.
Yuba-Sutter COVID-19 Case Spike? County Officials Say It's Due To More TestingNew COVID-19 numbers out of Yuba and Sutter counties show a small spike in cases of the virus since the county lifted their stay-at-home order two weeks ago.
Doctors See Surge In Requests For Coronavirus Antibody TestsFamilies want to know if they’re protected, but the science isn’t quite there yet.
Protecting The Most Vulnerable: Union Advocates For More Coronavirus Testing At Nursing HomesThe union is demanding immediate protocols that include fully-funded testing for all residents and staff.
Viral Sleuths Needed to Track California Coronavirus CasesCalifornia's ambitious plan to double the current number of coronavirus tests is being paired with a massive campaign to track down every person who may become infected by each new person who tests positive for the virus.
Mobile Clinic Brings Free Coronavirus Testing To Sacramento Homeless SheltersA local health clinic is traveling throughout Sacramento to provide free coronavirus testing for Sacramento County's homeless population.
Coronavirus Testing: A Look At Sacramento County’s Drive-Thru TestingAs the coronavirus continues to spread in California, many still have questions about testing.