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Coronavirus/COVID-19

Covered California

Covered California opens new paths to coverage

Covered California has announced new paths to coverage for consumers who are victims of wildfires, or who have recently lost their jobs or income.

5 reasons the flu vaccine is more important than ever

5 reasons the flu vaccine is more important than ever

Flu season will begin while we’re still managing the spread of COVID-19.

Managing loneliness during COVID-19

Managing loneliness during COVID-19

Social distancing doesn’t have to equal loneliness.

Don’t let COVID fears delay baby care

Don’t let COVID fears delay baby care

Immunizations and wellness visits are vital for newborns, and medical offices are safe to get care.

10 ways to pay it forward during the pandemic

10 ways to pay it forward during the pandemic

These simple acts of kindness are an easy way to brighten a day.

How does limited socialization affect young kids?

How does limited socialization affect young kids?

Due to the pandemic, some kids are missing lessons that can only be taught through socialization.

In other news

Access to safe care

Providing access to safe care is our priority

Aug. 2020 — It’s safe to see your doctor and receive care. See how Sharp is protecting patients, visitors and caregivers during this time.

Contact tracing

4 facts about contact tracing

Aug. 2020 — Protect yourself from scammers, and share these facts about COVID-19 contact tracing.

Virtual wellness goodies from Best Health

Virtual wellness goodies from Best Health

Aug. 2020 — Free wellness workshops, access to unlimited virtual workouts, and more!

Preventing suicide

Preventing suicide is everyone’s job

Health observance

Know the warning signs.

Hepatitis C awareness

The silent killer that has a cure

Health observance

Let’s eliminate hepatitis through education.

Immunizations

Maintaining immunizations during the pandemic

Preventive care spotlight
Help keep kids safe, and prevent the outbreak of vaccine-preventable diseases.