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California Reopening Right imageCalifornia Reopening http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/COVID-19/BTB_web-feature.png, People doing daily activities like running and walking. Some have masks, some don't.1<p><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":240}">On June 15, California retired the Blueprint for a Safer Economy and our economy is now fully open. Restaurants, shopping malls, and most everyday places are operating as normal – with no capacity limits or physical distancing required. Face coverings will still be required in some settings and Californians will be required to follow restrictions for large events. Find out what you can do to stay safe and keep California open.</span><br></p><p><a href="/Programs/CID/DCDC/CDPH%20Document%20Library/COVID-19/What-Will-June-15-Look-Like.pdf">See the Reopening Fact Sheet</a><br></p>http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Beyond-Blueprint-QA.aspx, Get the Reopening Q&A

 

 

Testing for COVID-19Left imageTesting for COVID-19http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/imageTestingAndHealthCare1.png, https://author.staging.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/imageTestingAndHealthCare1.png1<p>California’s testing guidance helps public health officials, health care providers and laboratories determine who should be tested for COVID-19. At this time, individuals in all tiers have equal priority for testing due to the state’s increased testing capacity and quick turnaround time for results.​</p>http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Updated-COVID-19-Testing-Guidance.aspx, Read the Guidance

 

 

Requirements for Health Care Facilities (AFL)Right imageRequirements for Health Care Facilities (AFL)http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/imageTestingAndHealthCare2.png, https://author.staging.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/imageTestingAndHealthCare2.png1<p>​View a comprehensive list of All Facility Letters (AFLs), which include new health care requirements and guidance for health care facilities, including long-term care facilities.​</p>http://cdph-default/Programs/CHCQ/LCP/Pages/LNCAFL20.aspx, See the List

 

 

PCR, Serology & Antigen Testing PCR, Serology & Antigen Testing http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/imageTestingAndHealthCare5.png, Graphic of a vialhttps://testing.covid19.ca.gov/wp-content/uploads/sites/332/2020/08/COVID-testing-8.6.2020-FINAL-letterhead.pdf, Read the Guidance
Pooled TestingPooled Testinghttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/imageTestingAndHealthCare6.png, Graphic of vials being swabbedhttps://testing.covid19.ca.gov/wp-content/uploads/sites/332/2020/08/CA-Testing-Task-Force-Guidance-for-Sample-Pooling_8-25-2020_Final_ADA.pdf, Read the Guidance
Antigen Testing for Diagnosis of Acute COVID-19Antigen Testing for Diagnosis of Acute COVID-19http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/imageTestingAndHealthCare7.png, Graphic of man wearing surgical maskhttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/CDPH-Guidance-on-the-Use-of-Antigen-Tests-for-Diagnosis-of-Acute-COVID-19.aspx, Read the Guidance

 

 

Monoclonal Antibody Treatment InformationMonoclonal Antibody Treatment Information ​Information for providers and facilities administering monoclonal antibody treatments. http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Monoclonal-Antibody-Treatment-Information-for-Providers-and-Facilities.aspx#How%20will%20my, Learn Morehttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/Icon%20Grid/icon-document.png, Document icon#0071BB
Direct Ordering of Monoclonal Antibodies Direct Ordering of Monoclonal Antibodies All treatment sites can now order these products directly from the drugs’ distributor. http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/monoclonal-allocation-distribution.aspx, Learn Morehttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/icon-grid-document.png, https://author.staging.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/icon-grid-document.png#2E8540

 

 

Pregnant & Nursing PeopleLeft imagePregnant & Nursing Peoplehttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/imageTestingAndHealthCare3.png, https://author.staging.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/imageTestingAndHealthCare3.png1<p>Pregnant women might be at an increased risk for severe illness from COVID-19, and nursing mothers should take precautions. Learn more on getting vaccinated during your pregnancy. <br></p><p><br></p><p><a href="/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Vaccination-During-Pregnancy-Guidance.aspx" target="_blank">Read the Vaccination Guidance</a><br></p>http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/PregnantandBreastfeedingWomenGuidance.aspx, Read the Breastfeeding Guidance

 

 

Behavioral Health ProgramsRight imageBehavioral Health Programshttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/imageTestingAndHealthCare4.png, https://author.staging.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/imageTestingAndHealthCare4.png1<p>Maintaining treatment is important during the pandemic. The state has guidance on reducing COVID-19 risk in behavioral health facilities that treat mental health and substance use disorders.​</p>http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/CDPH Document Library/COVID-19/BH COVID Mitigation Strategies 10.5.2020.pdf, See the Guidance

 

 

 

Call the COVID-19 HotlineCall the COVID-19 Hotline<p> <span style="font-size:18px;"><a href="tel:1-833-4CA-4ALL (1-833-422-4255)"><span style="text-decoration:underline;">1-833-4CA-4ALL</span><span style="text-decoration:underline;"> (</span><span style="text-decoration:underline;">1-833-422-4255)</span></a><br></span></p> <p style="line-height:20px;"> <span style="font-size:18px;"> <span style="color:#22252b;font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;white-space:pre;">Monday-Friday 8am-8pm</span></span></p><p> <span style="font-size:18px;"> </span> <span style="color:#22252b;font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;white-space:pre;font-size:18px;">Saturday-Sunday 8am-5pm</span><br></p><p> <span style="color:#22252b;white-space:pre;font-size:24px !important;font-weight:bold !important;"><span style="color:#22252b;font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;white-space:pre;font-size:24px !important;font-weight:bold !important;"><strong>Call Your Local Public Health Department</strong></span></span></p><p><span style="color:#22252b;white-space:pre;font-size:24px !important;font-weight:bold !important;"><span style="color:#22252b;font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;white-space:pre;font-size:24px !important;font-weight:bold !important;"><strong></strong></span></span><span style="color:#22252b;font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;font-size:18px;white-space:pre;"><a href="/Pages/COVID-19-County-Offices.aspx" style="text-decoration:underline;">COVID-19 call lines</a> are available statewide.</span></p>
Media RequestsMedia Requests<p> <span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="color:#22252b;font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;white-space:pre;">If you are a member of the media, contact the Office of Communications:</span></span></p><p><span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="color:#22252b;font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;white-space:pre;"></span></span><a href="mailto:CDPHPressOPA@cdph.ca.gov" style="font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;white-space:pre;font-size:18px;text-decoration:underline;">CDPHPress@cdph.ca.gov</a></p><p> <span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="color:#22252b;white-space:pre;font-size:24px !important;font-weight:bold !important;">Public Records Act Requests</span>​<br></span></p><p> <span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="color:#22252b;font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;white-space:pre;">To place a public records act request, visit the <a href="https://cdph.govqa.us/WEBAPP/_rs/%28S%28f13gebgjirmext42nvipuuih%29%29/SupportHome.aspx" style="text-decoration:underline;">CDPH public records portal</a>.</span><br></span></p>

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