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.
Orange County residents protested in front of Santa Ana's federal courthouse in attempts to block the February 20th injunction to transfer 50 Coronavirus patients to Fairview Developmental Center in Costa Mesa.