A drop in the positivity rate brings progress on the state’s ‘blueprint’ ranking.
OptumServe site in Salinas helps out with extra kits.
Anyone who meets the criteria can be tested at Vets Memorial Building, including uninsured, underinsured, undocumented and homeless individuals.
High number of ‘pending’ results are due to problems loading data into the state reporting system.
Health department conducted 118 tests on May 10, with a daily capacity for 132.
Testing will be available to all residents with a focus on—but not limited to—underserved populations, healthcare employees, essential workers, those over 60 years of age and those with chronic illnesses.