Photo courtesy of Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital.

News Release

State sets new COVID-19 vaccination priorities for high-risk residents

Healthcare providers may use their clinical judgement to vaccinate individuals age 16-64 who are deemed to be at the very highest risk for morbidity and mortality from COVID-19.

ER staff at Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital. File photo.


High positivity and case rates keeps county from advancing in state’s reopening guidelines

San Benito and 32 other counties are under maximum restrictions.


California moves into new tiered system

San Benito County is in the highest risk tier.