COVID-19 in California: Track cases, vaccinations, delta variant updates and testing information - KCRA Sacramento
Sep 19, 2021 1 min, 30 secs

As the delta variant of COVID-19 continues to spread across the country, California is ramping up its vaccination efforts to prevent the spread of the virus.

The state has mandated that all health care workers, state employees and school staff be vaccinated against COVID-19 or undergo regular testing.

Below you’ll find information on the latest COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations, community transmission, breakdowns of vaccination rates and the latest headlines.

(App users, click here to see the latest COVID-19 case and testing numbers).

You can find the state's latest updates on covid19.ca.gov/vaccines and check the notification tool My Turn for information on eligibility and to schedule appointments.

Hailed as vaccine game-changers for the medical community, health officials say both the Moderna and Pfizer vaccines are different than any other used for viruses such as the flu, measles or polio.

28, the Food and Drug Administration authorized Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine — the first single-dose COVID-19 vaccine available in the U.S.

The vaccine is authorized for people ages 18 and older.

Health officials said in an update on April 23 they were aware of 15 cases of the unusual clots since the government authorized use of the vaccine and nearly 8 million shots were given.

KCRA 3 has taken viewer questions about the vaccine to health experts.

Demand for COVID-19 testing in California and across the country has surged as the highly infectious delta variant spreads and proof of a negative test is increasingly being required for travel, admission to entertainment events, job sites and schools.

Testing should be free for individuals with few exceptions at COVID-19 testing sites licensed in California.

Here is where you can search for a testing site by address, city, county or ZIP code in California.

Here is where you find the state's latest information on COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations.

1. El Paso Walgreens pharmacist mistakenly gives woman Covid vaccine, not flu shot - KVIA El Paso
Oct 21, 2021 # health 44 secs
2. Bolsonaro's Pandemic Handling Draws Explosive Allegation: Homicide - The New York Times
Oct 19, 2021 # politics 2 mins, 37 secs
3. Kate Middleton Makes Fashion Statement With Recycled Gown From 2011 - HuffPost
Oct 18, 2021 # entertainment 30 secs
4. Today’s Tech Founders Don’t Just Own the Company. They’re Also Getting Huge Pay Packages.
Oct 16, 2021 # breaking 19 secs
5. John Deere Strike Shows the Labor Market Is Ready to Pop - The Intercept
Oct 17, 2021 # politics 3 mins, 21 secs
6. Lee Jung-jae Thinks ‘Squid Game’ Critics Should Watch It Again - The New York Times
Oct 18, 2021 # entertainment 2 mins, 4 secs
7. Dodgers hammered by Braves, face elimination in NLCS - KTLA Los Angeles
Oct 21, 2021 # politics 8 secs
8. China Evergrande Makes Overdue Interest Payment on Dollar Bonds, State Media Says - The Wall Street Journal
Oct 22, 2021 # politics 21 secs
9. Megan Fox & Brian Austin Green Reach Divorce Settlement - TMZ
Oct 16, 2021 # entertainment 18 secs
10. Colin Powell was 'the real deal': Former WH Chief of Staff Andy Card
Oct 18, 2021 # breaking 2 secs
11. Why family of US woman, whose cells spurred countless breakthroughs, are suing biotech firm - ThePrint
Oct 17, 2021 # health 28 secs
12. WATCH: Slow-moving fireball seen throughout metro Detroit overnight was not a meteor - WXYZ
Oct 20, 2021 # science 12 secs
13. Teen girls are showing up to the doctor with tics, and experts think anxiety, depression, and TikTok could be playing a role - Yahoo News
Oct 17, 2021 # health 24 secs
14. Explosive star death witnessed by Hubble could help develop an early warning system - CNN
Oct 21, 2021 # science 1 min, 34 secs
15. Waiting on U.S. Mandate, Some Nursing Homes Are Slow to Vaccinate Staff - The New York Times
Oct 20, 2021 # health 2 mins, 8 secs
16. How a Stunning Lagoon in Spain Turned Into ‘Green Soup’ - The New York Times
Oct 17, 2021 # politics 1 min, 34 secs

SUBSCRIBE

Get monthly updates and free resources.

CONNECT WITH US

© Copyright 2021 365NEWSX - All RIGHTS RESERVED