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Where to Get Tested for COVID-19Left imageWhere to Get Tested for COVID-19http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/COVID-19/healthcare-worker-in-ppe-at-car-testing.png, Nurse prepares to administers COVID test at mobile testing event1<p>Testing is free in California for anyone who needs it. Check here to find a testing location near you.<br></p><p><a href="https://covid19.ca.gov/get-tested/#types-of-tests">What You Need to Know About Testing</a><br></p>https://myturn.ca.gov/testing.html, Find a Testing Site

 

 

What to do if You Test Positive for COVID-19Right imageWhat to do if You Test Positive for COVID-19http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/COVID-19/sick-man-with-cold-on-phone.png, Sick man having a cold looks at a smartphone1<p>​<span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">COVID-19 is very contagious and for some people can lead to severe sickness. If you have tested positive, there are a few very important steps you can take to keep both yourself and those around you safe: (1) isolate by staying home and away from other people, (2) inform those you may have exposed, and (3) watch for symptoms and seek healthcare if needed.</span><br></p><p><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US"><a href="/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/What-to-do-if-You-Test-Positive-for-COVID-19.aspx" target="_blank">Read Positive Test Instructions</a><br></span></p>http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/CDPH%20Document%20Library/COVID-19/self-isolation-instructions.pdf, See Self-Isolation FlyerImage

 

 

Get Free At-⁠Home COVID-⁠19 TestsGet Free At-⁠Home COVID-⁠19 Tests Every home in the U.S. is now eligible to order a 3rd round of 8 additional free at-home, rapid COVID-19 tests. https://www.covid.gov/tests, Order Free Testshttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/Icon%20Grid/icon-testing.png, Test tubes#2E8540
At-Home COVID-19 Testing At-Home COVID-19 Testing ​Learn how you can keep your friends, family & community safe by testing at home. http://cdph-default/Programs/OPA/CDPH%20Document%20Library/Toolkits/testing_ca/over_counter_testing.pdf, See the Fact Sheethttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/Icon%20Grid/icon-testing.png, test tube#EB6E1F
Getting Tested in California Getting Tested in California Learn more about the cost of COVID-19 tests and if you need one. http://cdph-default/Programs/OPA/CDPH%20Document%20Library/Toolkits/testing_ca/testing_handout.pdf, Get the Testing Fact Sheet http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/Icon%20Grid/icon-california.png, california map outline#721571
COVID-19 Testing Toolkit COVID-19 Testing Toolkit ​The toolkit is designed to help community groups and public health departments spread the word on testing information and locations. http://cdph-default/Programs/OPA/Pages/Communications-Toolkits/Tested_CA.aspx, Get the Toolkithttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/Icon%20Grid/icon-faq.png, two people talking#0071BB
Your County’s COVID-19 ResponseYour County’s COVID-19 Response Find out more about testing sites from your local public health department.https://covid19.ca.gov/get-local-information/#County-websites, Find Your Countyhttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/Icon%20Grid/icon-california.png, california map outline#2E8540

 

 

Stop the Spread With CA NotifyLeft imageStop the Spread With CA Notifyhttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/image_feature_right-what_to_know.png, https://author.staging.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/image_feature_right-what_to_know.png1<p>CA Notify will alert you if you were in close contact with someone who tests positive for COVID-19. Your privacy is protected as your identity is not known and your location is not tracked.<br></p><p><a href="/Programs/OPA/Pages/Communications-Toolkits/notify.aspx">Get the CA Notify Toolkit </a><br></p>https://canotify.ca.gov/, Add Your Phone Today

 

 

What is California's Testing Task Force?Right imageWhat is California's Testing Task Force?http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/image%20only%20-%20feature2_right%20-%201B_California_testing_task_force@1x.png, https://author.staging.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/image only - feature2_right - 1B_California_testing_task_force@1x.png1As part of California’s response to COVID-19, the Testing Task Force seeks to improve accessibility, equity, timeliness, and sustainability of COVID-19 testing to reduce its spread.<br>https://testing.covid19.ca.gov/, Go to Testing Task Force

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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>
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