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This is a list of hospitals in California (U.S. state), grouped by County and sorted by hospital name. In healthcare in California, only a General Acute Care Hospitals (GACH) or Acute Psychiatric Hospital (APH), as licensed by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) can refer to themselves as a “Hospital.” As of 2018, the CPHD Center for Health Care Quality Cal Health Find database reports 422 General Acute Care Hospitals statewide, as well as 128 Acute Psychiatric Care.
Contra Costa County
Del Norte County
El Dorado County
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Order of the State Public Health Officer (Stay Home Except for Essential Needs) (PDF) – March 19, 2020
Stay Home Except for Essential Needs FAQs – March 20, 2020
As of May 10, 2020, there are a total of 67,939 positive cases and 2,770 deaths in
For county level data, access the COVID-19 Public Dashboard.
For skilled nursing facility data, visit Skilled Nursing Facilites: COVID-19.
Racial Demographics – A More Complete Picture
The California Department of Public Health is committed to health equity
and collecting more detailed racial and ethnic data that will provide
additional understanding for determining future action. Health outcomes are
affected by forces including structural racism, poverty and the
disproportionate prevalence of underlying conditions such as asthma and heart
disease among Latinos
Shelter-in-place orders have changed much of Fitbit users’ everyday lives. We’ve been staying home, getting more quality rest (a happy surprise), cooking more, and finding new ways to stay active, given that our step counts are down. But, our resting heart rates have improved across the board, which is great news for heart health.
When it comes to staying active, we’ve had to get creative—and Fitbit users have risen to the challenge. In fact, data from mid-April shows that more users exercised one to two times a week in April 2020 than in April 2019. (Exercises were either auto-detected or manually logged on users’ Fitbit devices, and lasted for a duration of at least 15 minutes.) This rings true across major American cities including San Francisco, Denver, and New York, as well as global cities including Paris, Seoul, and Tokyo—with Madrid being one notable exception.
Note that week 15 is
Dr. Louise Ivers is the Executive Director of the MGH Center for Global Health, an Associate Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine, and Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. She is a practicing infectious diseases physician at MGH, and works on the design, implementation, and evaluation of large-scale public health programs in resource-limited settings with the goal of achieving health equity.
Dr. Ivers has spent her career providing care to the rural and urban poor, as well as engaged in patient-oriented investigation that offer solutions to barriers to healthcare. She has worked on healthcare delivery in India, Southeast Asia, and Africa. She was based in Haiti and served as Clinical Director and then Chief of Mission for Partners In Health, Haiti from 2003 until 2012 while then a faculty member at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, designed and implemented HIV/TB programs, and led responses to the major earthquake
Pediatric dentistry is the branch of dentistry dealing with children from birth through adolescence. Pediatric Dentists promote the dental health of children as well as serve as educational resources for parents.
It is recommended by the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) that a dental visit should occur within six months after the presence of the first tooth or by a child’s first birthday. The AAPD has said that it is important to establish a comprehensive and accessible ongoing relationship between the dentist and patient – referring to this as the patient’s “dental home”. This is because early oral examination aids in the detection of the early stages of tooth decay.
Early detection is essential to maintain oral health, modify and eventually put an end to deleterious habits and treat as needed and as simply as possible. Additionally, parents are given
A mother who was given a 50 percent survival chance and her newborn baby were discharged from hospital on Monday (May 4) after both fighting COVID-19.