FREE COVID Testing
The Baseline COVID-19 Program is an effort to expand access to COVID-19 screening and testing. This testing is available to all in San Joaquin County, even those who are not exhibiting symptoms. To schedule a drive-up appointment at San Joaquin General Hospital, please access this Verily site.
Seeking Treatment for COVID-19
If you feel any of the COVID-19 symptoms [you have difficulty breathing (shortness of breath); you feel like symptoms (such as fever and cough) are getting worse rapidly; you are unable to care for symptoms at home], call your doctor for a phone evaluation. They will give you guidance on whether or not you should get tested for COVID-19.
No Health Insurance or Regular Doctor?
Community Medical Centers, a network of 21 neighborhood health centers, has made rapid adjustments to offer telephone visits during the COVID-19 crisis.
Dignity Health has free Virtual Urgent Care Visits for those with COVID-19 symptoms. Use coupon code COVID19 if you are experiencing mild to moderate COVID-19 symptoms. Symptoms can include low-grade fever, cough, or shortness of breath.
If you think you may be experiencing an emergency related to COVID-19, call 9-1-1 and let the operator know you’re experiencing COVID-19 symptoms. That way, the ambulance provider can prepare to treat you safely.
*If you are experiencing another medical problem, contact your provider to determine the next steps. If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 9-1-1.*
San Joaquin County Clinics
There are clinics throughout the county that will provide care for families. Learn more by clicking here >