CBS2 Investigation Finds Dozens Of Unregulated COVID Testing Sites Popping UpThough the state and federal government regulate the labs that test the samples, they have no authority over sites that simply collect the samples.
Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order Prohibiting Price Gouging Of At-Home COVID-19 Test KitsEarlier on Saturday, Newsom's administration also unveiled a $2.7 billion COVID-19 Emergency Response Package with aims of improving testing capacity, supporting healthcare workers and combatting misinformation.
LAUSD To Distribute 2 COVID-19 Test Kits To Each Student At Grab-And-Go Sites This WeekendAfter announcing proof of a negative COVID-19 test will be required in order to return to campuses for the spring semester, Los Angeles Unified School District officials are working on distributing self-test kits to its more than 600,000 students.
Demand For COVID-19 Tests Surge Alongside Spike In CasesAs cases of COVID-19 surge nationwide, primarily as a result of highly contagious Delta variant, there is also a surge of people seeking COVID-19 tests.
UC San Diego Using Vending Machines To Dispense COVID-19 Tests To Students, EmployeesThe vending machines, which dispense self-test kits, were placed just ahead of the start of UC San Diego’s winter quarter. The machines are also accompanied by a nearby drop-off bin where people can place their samples.