Starting Friday, April 24 some essential workers in Orange County are required to wear face masks while at work. The directive does not apply to customers. Vice Chairman Andrew Do, First District Supervisor, initiated the directive synonymous with the April 1 guidance from the California Department of Public Health, suggesting face coverings to be worn in public.
California has pushed efforts in the last week to procure medical supplies, address at risk populations and set-up alternative care sites to take pressure off healthcare facilities during the Covid-19 pandemic. We have touched on California's current reported numbers, ethnicity breakdowns, testing in the state, medical facilities, at risk populations, jobs, businesses and a list of current suspensions and moratoriums.
Private doctors are starting to administer Covid-19 tests throughout Orange County, offering certificates saying you are negative and may go back to work. Orange County Deputy Agency Director, Public Health Services David M. Souleles addressed the elusive paperwork and private practice testing groups in Orange County.
Hi Locals! We know everything has been moving at the speed of light so we wanted to provide a quick recap for you that's easy, quick and factual. This is a three-part installation starting with our favorite city and county: Lake Forest, Orange County!
The coronavirus economic relief package (H.R. 748) is now signed into law as the largest economic relief package in United States history. The $2.2 trillion relief package includes $377 billion for small business loans and grants. The bill also allocates $17 billion for deferring payments on small business loans and $10 billion in small business emergency grants.
The United States has surpassed Spain, Germany and Iran for confirmed cases of covid-19 placing America third in the world for confirmed coronavirus cases. The infection rate in the United States for coronavirus. doubled in two days and is expected to spike over the next 10 days.
Thursday night Governor Newsom ordered the state of California to stay at home in an attempt to slow the spread of covid-19. The 'stay at home' order requires over 35 million residents to not leave their homes unless it is for an essential job, food shopping or to receive medical treatment and prescriptions.
Covid-19 tests are in short supply around the country and those suspected of being infected have been asked to call health agencies before showing up at facilities. If you feel you have symptoms related to covid-19 or have been exposed, here's what happens when you call your health provider to get a covid-19 test.
Saddleback Valley School District officially announced school closures for grades K-12. SVUSD said the closures are a proactive measure to fight the spread of coronavirus, schools will be out of session until March 27. The closure dates are contingent on current conditions.