This COVID-19 collection contains data, analysis, best practices, and news related to how the state's health care system can and is responding to this sweeping health emergency.
California Department of Public Health: COVID-19 Vaccination
Everyone in California will have an opportunity to get vaccinated against COVID-19 at no cost. But our vaccination supply is limited right now. So we’re starting with the groups who are at highest risk, like people with a high chance of exposure and people 65 and older. Find out if it’s your turn.
CA Notify: California’s COVID-19 Exposure Notification System
Add your phone to California’s exposure notification system to get COVID-19 exposure alerts and to protect those around you. It’s private. It’s secure. It’s 100% opt-in. This program is being run by the California Department of Public Health.
COVID-19 Resources from DHCS
The California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) is working with state and federal officials and program partners to make sure Medi-Cal enrollees have access to care. This page is being regularly updated with information for providers and partners about home and community-based services, behavioral health, eligibility, waivers, and other policy issues.
COVID-19 California Tracking Polls
COVID-19: Temporary Changes to How We Work
Commonwealth Club on April 17: California Health Care’s Response to the Pandemic
CHCF’s Sandra R. Hernández, MD, joined Bechara Choucair, MD, from Kaiser Permanente and Peter Lee of Covered California for a live streamed discussion on April 17 hosted by the Commonwealth Club. How is the health care system in the state responding to the COVID-19 pandemic? What are the health and financial implications for individual Californians? A recording of this event is available.