LA County Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer said officials knew this surge was coming, but “None of us really thought the increase would be so big, across such a short period of time.”
Initial vaccine supply will be limited. To help decide who gets a vaccine first, the state is adopting a three-phase plan from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The county reported 1,809 people who are hospitalized, about a quarter of whom are in the intensive care unit. On Nov. 1, the average daily number of people hospitalized for COVID-19 was 791.
The 74-year-old, the subject of a recent profile by the Post, now has a home at the Crofton Manor Assisted Living Facility, thanks to a lot of help from a few local residents.
Listen to people thankful for their customers, for volunteers, for veterans, and, most importantly, for their health.
The programs will adhere to lower staff-to-camper ratios and other enhanced safety protocols to try to protect attendees from the coronavirus.
Los casos de COVID-19 están aumentando en Long Beach y el condado de Los Ángeles, y los funcionarios han ajustado rápidamente las órdenes de salud en un esfuerzo por limitar la propagación del virus.
Long Beach officials are very aware there’s little that can be done in the way of enforcement about private gatherings, which health officials have said for weeks is the most likely cause of a steep rise in COVID-19 cases.
Statewide, the unemployment rate improved to 9.3% in October from 11.1% in September.