San Francisco (KGO)-A surge in coronavirus cases has been reported throughout the Bay Area, California, and across the country. This is partly due to the emergence of highly contagious substances. Delta variant..
The latest number of cases confirmed in the United States is CDC’s 2019 US New Coronavirus Page. (CDC updates its web page on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.)
Join Anchor Kristen Sze and join ABC7’s daily interactive newscast on the outbreak of coronavirus in the Bay Area and around the world.you can Click here to stream the show Monday through Friday at 3pm
This is the latest development in respiratory disease in the United States.
August 15, 2021
Nearly 22 million people are fully vaccinated in California
According to the latest state data, California distributes an average of more than 76,000 COVID-19 vaccines daily. According to data, as of Sunday, nearly 22 million eligible residents were vaccinated with Foil, and an additional 3.4 million were partially vaccinated.
August 14, 2021
Santa Clara County Approves Additional Vaccine Dose for Immunodeficiency
Transplant recipients, cancer patients, and immunocompromised individuals can receive a third dose of Modana or Pfizer vaccine in Santa Clara County as of Saturday. Diabetes, heart disease, or the elderly are not allowed to receive a third dose by the FDA unless there is an additional condition that weakens the immune system “as much as a person who has had a solid organ transplant.” Santa Clara County Public Health Department. Those who are unsure whether they fall into the eligible category should consult a medical professional, the county said.Appointments can be scheduled at sccfreevax.org.
Bay Area County suspends prison visit
Direct visits to Santa Rita Prison have been suspended. The Alameda County Sheriff’s Office said it was due to an increase in cases of coronavirus. Expert non-contact appointments are still available. San Francisco County Prison has also stopped direct visits. A prison spokesperson told ABC7 that the visit would resume as soon as it was safe, but nothing was said about how quickly it could be resumed.
August 13, 2021
Contra Costa Co. Announces Weekly Testing Requirements for Vaccines, First Responders
Health officials at Contra Costa Co. have issued new health orders requiring first responders to be fully vaccinated or to be tested for viruses weekly.
The order came into effect on September 17, and is related to law enforcement officers, firefighters, and emergency medical personnel who may work in high-risk facilities such as hospitals, prisons, nursing facilities, and collective medical facilities, or answer emergency calls. Applies to the person. It also applies to non-emergency ambulance workers who provide medical transportation to such facilities.
CA supervisor discusses vaccines for children
State supervisor Tony Thurmond hosted a discussion on the importance of vaccines for children as schools throughout the state were preparing for face-to-face learning.
Contra Costa Health Services has a new program that pays residents $ 100 each time they persuade someone to get a full vaccination to increase their vaccination coverage. The Helping Hands Referral Program is available to anyone over the age of 14. The person must not have been previously vaccinated against COVID-19. They also have to make promises using the unique websites you offer them. A total of $ 100 will be paid as a check or gift card after each person assisting is fully vaccinated. You need to register on the county medical services website.
August 12, 2021
According to the Giants, the sci-fi vaccine obligation does not apply to Oracle Park.
San Francisco Giants said Latest announcement from Mayor of London Breed on proof of vaccination requirements Since Oracle Park is an outdoor stadium, admission to many facilities does not apply.
Chase Center, home of the Golden State Warriors, announced on Twitter today that it will comply with city guidelines. This guideline requires participants over the age of 12 to present evidence of vaccination at a venue of at least 1,000 people. The next event at Chase Center is September 15th.
Chase Center and the Golden State Warriors will publish detailed information on logistics for fans to show evidence of vaccination leading up to the next event at the venue scheduled for September 15, 2021. pic.twitter.com/wbKmP6BuAb
— Chase Center (@ChaseCenter) August 12, 2021
Facebook postpones employee return to office until 2022
Facebook employees will not have to return to the office until January 2022, the company announced Thursday. A spokesperson for one company told ABC7 that COVID-19 case data and a variant of Delta are driving an approach to employees returning to the office. Employees receive “sufficient” notifications before returning to the office.
Date of move-in for students in East Bay, California
Today is the move-in day for students in Hayward, East Bay, California. This is the first time a student has lived on campus since March 2020. Classes will start next week.
August 11, 2021
Berkeley requires city workers to be vaccinated
The city of Berkeley issued an order on Wednesday requiring more than 1,500 city officials to be vaccinated against COVID-19.
“Vaccines already keep workers, patrons and visitors safer and reduce the risk of outbreaks,” said Dr. Lisa Hernandez, a Berkeley health officer. “Increasing vaccinations in any workplace enhances our ability to stay open and healthy for our employees. Mandatory vaccinations in the workplace and checking vaccination proofs is a best practice, I said. Is recommended. “
Los Angeles City Council approves legislation requiring vaccines in public indoor spaces
On Wednesday, the Los Angeles City Council approved a law requiring city lawyers to draft an ordinance requiring residents to present proof of vaccination before entering public spaces such as restaurants, gyms, and stadiums. Officials said the law applies to restaurants, bars, retail stores, fitness centers and other indoor facilities.
August 11, 2021
SF John’s Grill Demanding Vaccination Proof
Starting today, vaccination proof is required to eat at John’s Grill in Union Square, San Francisco. The restaurant says all staff have already been vaccinated.
August 10, 2021
Auckland Unified Demands Vaccine from Staff
The Unified School District of Auckland has announced that starting September 7, all staff, contractors and volunteers will need to be vaccinated or will be tested for coronavirus weekly. The district says that 92 percent of the staff who reported their condition have already been vaccinated. Since August 16th, the district has also requested masks outdoors on campus.
Vaccine doses given daily at CA continue to increase
The average number of vaccines given daily in California has increased by about 1,500 since Monday. Data show that on average, California receives a total of 73,868 doses per day. A total of 21,620,087 are fully vaccinated in the state, with more than 3.3 million partially vaccinated.
San Francisco Unified School District Requests Vaccine from Staff
In the San Francisco Unified School District, all staff must be vaccinated against COVID-19. The district made an announcement on Tuesday afternoon. The school district has approximately 10,000 employees, and after September 7, all must be fully vaccinated or tested weekly for viruses.
The school district will return to face-to-face learning on August 16. Vaccine requirements do not apply to students, the school district said.
More vaccination obligations issued in the Bay Area
There are even more vaccination obligations in the Bay Area. The city of Walnut Creek requires workers to be vaccinated by Monday or face weekly tests. Those who have not been vaccinated must wear a mask outdoors. Based in Foster City, Gilead will require all employees in the United States to be vaccinated. Biotechnology companies have set a deadline of October 1st.
August 9, 2021
Santa Cruz Co. reports first COVID-related death in 2 months
Health officials in Santa Cruz County announced on Monday that two residents were killed in the complications of COVID-19. This is the first COVID-related death in the county in more than two months.
Two residents were unvaccinated in their 70s and were infected with a hyperinfectious delta variant of the virus. According to the county, both victims died in a local hospital on August 2.
Since the pandemic began, the county has now confirmed 209 COVID-related deaths.
Pentagon requires COVID vaccine from all troops by September 15
Pentagon requires U.S. military members to obtain COVID-19 vaccine by September 15According to the memo obtained by the Associated Press. If the vaccine receives final FDA approval or the infection rate continues to rise, the deadline may be postponed.
More warehouse workers need to wear masks
Today, more warehouse workers need to wear masks. Tesla requires employees of a battery factory near Reno to cover their faces, regardless of vaccination status. The same is true for 900,000 Amazon Warehouse employees.
Both policies come into effect today. This addresses the increase in COVID and concerns about delta variants.
August 8, 2021
More than 21.5 million people have been vaccinated in California, data show
A total of 21,572,282 Californians have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19, according to the latest state data. The state averages 72,412 doses per day, an increase from about 500 yesterday. Over 3 million Californians have been partially vaccinated.
August 6, 2021
Auckland Public Schools Start Face-to-face Classes on Monday
Auckland public schools start face-to-face classes on Mondays and do not require teachers or staff to vaccinate. The district says it will take its clues from the counties and states. Alameda County supports vaccine selection. However, Mayor Libby Schaaf says he is behind his mission to all civil servants and teachers. She says unvaccinated people should have a weekly COVID test.
August 5, 2021
Napa County enforces indoor mask obligations at midnight
Napa County has joined most of the Bay Area by demanding face masks from indoor public spaces, the county announced Thursday. The order will take effect at midnight. According to Napa health authorities, the COVID-19 Delta variant now accounts for 85% of the California variants. Solano County is currently the only Bay Area county with no obligation to use indoor masks.
Buses are COVID-19 tested throughout Santa Clara County. We offer over 300 free tests a day in various locations. Today it will be held at the Valley Water Headquarters from 10 am to 6 pm. Reservation is recommended. Walk-ups are also allowed.
CDCCOVID-19 Send Category by California County
Is the map not displayed correctly? Click here to open in a new window..
CDC COVID-19 infection level by US county
Is the map not displayed correctly? Click here to open in a new window..
Vaccine tracker: The situation in California when the coronavirus vaccine can be given
Is there a problem loading the above tracker?click here Opens in a new window.
Related articles and videos:
Copyright © 2021 KGO-TV. all rights reserved.
Coronavirus Bay Area live updates: Nearly 22 million fully vaccinated in California, state data shows Source link Coronavirus Bay Area live updates: Nearly 22 million fully vaccinated in California, state data shows