Costco set to administer COVID-19 vaccines in LA County and Inland Empire

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Costco is ready to offer COVID-19 vaccines in several states including California. Costco stores in Los Angeles County, along with those in Riverside and San Bernardino counties are participating in the vaccination program. “Our pharmacies will be administering COVID-19 vaccines as soon as they are available, in accordance with CDC and state […]

New COVID-19 vaccine delivery system to start in 10 California counties, including Riverside

California’s new system of delivering, tracking and scheduling coronavirus vaccines will be rolled out starting this week in select counties, including Riverside, in a first step in Gov. Gavin Newsom’s plan to smooth out what has been a confusing and disjointed rollout hampered by limited national supply.  Newsom announced in January that his administration had tapped […]

Riverside Adds 137 COVID-19 Cases, 22 Deaths; San Bernardino Reports 620 Cases, 35 Deaths

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura counties all reported additional deaths attributed to the novel coronavirus Thursday. Riverside County health officials reported 137 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases and 22 additional fatalities, bringing countywide totals to 287,200 cases and 3,599 deaths. Of those who contracted the illness, 257,273 had recovered. There were 535 coronavirus patients hospitalized […]

San Bernardino County Reports 325 New COVID-19 Cases, 26 Deaths

SAN BERNARDINO (CBSLA) — San Bernardino County Monday reported 325 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases and 26 deaths, bringing countywide totals to 282,494 cases and 2,418 deaths. County officials also reported 572 COVID-19 patients were hospitalized Monday, 153 of whom were being treated in intensive care units — both decreases from Friday. Of those who contracted the illness, […]

COVID-19 Hospitalizations Continue To Decline In IE, Ventura County

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Riverside and Ventura counties both reported additional deaths attributed to the novel coronavirus Wednesday. Riverside County health officials reported 473 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases and 19 additional fatalities since Friday, bringing countywide totals to 287,063 cases and 3,577 deaths. Of those who contracted the illness, 255,400 had recovered. There were 553 coronavirus patients hospitalized […]

Starting March 15, Californians aged 16-64 with certain health conditions, disabilities can get COVID-19 vaccine: CDPH

Beginning March 15, health care providers “may use their clinical judgement” to give COVID-19 vaccines to California residents aged 16 to 64 with certain health conditions and disabilities, the state’s health department told providers in a bulletin Friday. The health conditions outlined by the California Department of Public Health for vaccine eligibility are: Cancer (current […]

San Bernardino Hits 280K Total COVID-19 Cases, Ventura Surpasses 700 Deaths

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura counties both reported additional deaths attributed to the novel coronavirus Thursday. Riverside County health officials reported 646 newly confirmed cases and 23 additional fatalities, bringing countywide totals to 284,814 cases and 3,477 deaths. Of those who contracted the illness, 243,607 had recovered. There were 687 coronavirus patients hospitalized Thursday, […]

Californians 65 and older, health care workers can now sign up for COVID-19 vaccines at select CVS pharmacies

CVS Pharmacies throughout California are joining the massive COVID-19 vaccination effort, with appointments opening up at more than 100 locations statewide on Thursday. Health care workers and residents 65 and older can go online to sign up for a dose, and those without online access can call customer service 800-746-7287.  Vaccines will only be administered to eligible residents […]