Archived COVID-19 Updates​​

2021

​January

​​​​COVID-19 Public Health Forum Online, Jan. 21

Sacramento County will hold an online Zoom Public Health Forum on COVID-19 for th​e community on Thursday, January 21, featuring a question and answer format with Public Health Officer Dr. Olivia Kasirye from 6-7:30 pm. This “community conversation” ​forum format allows the community to get updated on COVID-19 and have the opportunity to ask questions. Advanced registration is required and pre-registered individuals will be sent a link to the Zoom meeting. Regis​ter for the COVID-19 Public Health Forums.​​

01/14/2021 - When Can I Get Vaccinated?  

Sacramento County is currently u​sing the limited allocation of vaccines to inoculate Phase 1a Tier 1 – 3 priority list of workers – healthcare, first responders and congregate care setting staff. The state has also released availability for 65+ residents to request vaccines. At this time, residents ​who are 65+ should wait to receive more information from their healthcare provider and/or public health regarding vaccination information.​ Monitor our vaccination webpage for timely updates on new phases, vaccine availability and prioritization of groups. ​ ​

Jan. 13 Sacramento County Health Order to Align with Purple/Tier 1​

On Jan. 12, the State of California announced that the Greater Sacramento region is permitted to exit the State’s Regional Stay at Home Order with a four week ICU availability projection of 19 percent. Counties in the Greater Sacramento region can resume operating under the State’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy tier structure. Based on the State’s tier criteria, Sacramento County will be in Tier 1/Purple. Sacramento County Public Health will be issuing an updated Health Order to align with Tier 1/Purple that will be effective Wed. Jan. 13, 2021, that reopens some indoor and outdoor operations under reduced operational capacity. Sacramento County will continue to provide details regarding the updated Health Order. Review the differences between the Regional Order and Purple Tier 1. ​

COVID-19 Public Health Forum Online, Jan. 7

Sacramento County will hold an online Zoom Public Health Forum on COVID-19 for th​e community on Thursday, January 7, featuring a question and answer format with Public Health Officer Dr. Olivia Kasirye and Rachel Allen, Sacramento County Public Health Immunization Program Manager from 6-7:30 pm. This “community conversation” ​forum format allows the community to get updated on COVID-19 and have the opportunity to ask questions. Advanced registration is required and pre-registered individuals will be sent a link to the Zoom meeting. Regis​ter for the COVID-19 Public Health Forums.​​