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March 28, 2020  County of Orange Warns of Hazards of Non-FDA Approved COVID-19 TestsThe County of Orange would like to caution residents who wish to use non-FDA approved COVID-19 testing kits claiming to confirm if they have the disease. Deceitful tests and products can pose health risks. These non-approved tests can produce false negatives which can then result in infected persons not be placed in quarantine/isolation or may delay necessary medical treatment.
March 28, 2020  Orange County Health Officials Report Increase in COVID-19 CasesThe OC Health Care Agency (HCA) has observed a significant increase in COVID-19 cases throughout Orange County with the current reported cases at 256, an increase of 69 cases since 3/25/20. The total number of people tested by HCA Public Health Lab (PHL) and by commercial labs is 3,605.
March 28, 2020  Orange County Residents Can Call Toll-Free Hotline for COVID-19 County ResourcesEffective immediately, residents can now call 1(833)426-6411 for inquiries related to novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Orange County, California. This hotline will provide resources specific to the Orange County COVID-19 response.