San Joaquin County Health Officer reports confirmed cases of COVID-19 within the county. This means that citizens should wash hands frequently for at least 20 seconds with soap and water, stay home, and stay away from others when sick. Continue to monitor SJC Public Health Services, SJReady, and California Department of Public Health for the most current information.
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On March 17, 2020 the San Joaquin County Health Officer proclaimed a Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19, a respiratory disease. The Governor has announced that the California Public Health Department has issued a state-wide quarantine and the County of San Joaquin Public Health Officer has issued a Stay At Home Order. Stay home unless you need to get medical treatment, groceries or other essential needs or go to work if your employer and position has been identified as essential.
If you have questions about essential jobs, visit the FAQ’s or email SJReadyFeedback@sjgov.org.
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Make a free appointment in Lodi at OptumServe. If you do not have internet access, call 1-888-634-1123. Appointments available Monday-Friday.
Testing through Project Baseline is provided free of charge Monday through Saturday near San Joaquin General Hospital. Complete the screening at Project Baseline.
SBA to Provide Disaster Assistance Loans to Small Businesses and Nonprofits Impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19) The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is now offering low-interest federal disaster loans to San Joaquin County small businesses and nonprofit organizations suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
San Joaquin County has been approved by the State to move fully into Stage 2. This includes in-restataunt dining, destination retail, and schools all with modifications. Please refer businesses in these categories to these links, they MUST follow state guidance.
SJC dine-in restaurants planning for reopening upon state approval MUST follow state guidance to support safe, clean environments for workers and customers. View the guidance and checklist for dine-in restaurants.
SJC shopping malls, destination shopping centers, strip and outlet malls, and swap meets planning for reopening upon state approval MUST follow state guidance to support safe, clean environments for workers and customers. View the guidance and accompanying checklist for retail establishments.
The dashboard below provides SJC COVID-19 case count data and is also available at SJCPHS. It is updated with the most accurate and current information available including: