UC Davis Health Partners With Allegiant Airlines' CEO To Create New COVID Rapid TestWhat may look like a run-of-the-mill COVID-19 test is actually a new rapid test being worked out by UC Davis Health and Dr. Nam Tran.
CBS13 Investigates: Should School Athletes Use Rapid COVID Tests Instead of State Lab PCR Test?Delayed COVID tests from the state lab forced some schools to cancel their football games Friday. Other teams decided to get rapid tests before the game and got to play. Now, two of those teams are quarantined because, when the state's results finally came in on Sunday, a player who had a negative rapid test Friday got a positive result from the state lab.
Athletes Quarantined After Amador County Football Player With Positive COVID Test Hits The FieldAfter playing a high school football game on Friday night, one Amador High School player tested positive for COVID-19, possibly exposing dozens of community members to the virus.
San Joaquin County Considers Incentives In Exchange for COVID TestsCash for COVID tests? That's the plan San Joaquin county is considering in an effort to change tiers. The county hasn't been able to leave California's most-restrictive purple tier for months. The reason, they've learned, is not enough people are being tested.
Event Planners Consider Bulk Purchase Of Rapid COVID-19 Tests For Summer And Fall EventsSome local businesses are preparing for the possibility of mandated rapid COVID-19 testing before entry to large events.
CA's Billion-Dollar COVID Testing Lab Under Investigation Following CBS13 Whistleblower ReportOne day after a CBS13 investigation revealed shocking whistleblower allegations from inside California's billion-dollar COVID testing lab, state regulators have launched an investigation of their own.
Asleep At Lab: Whistleblower Allegations From Inside CA’s Billion-Dollar COVID LabLab techs sleeping while processing COVID samples for testing. COVID test swabs found in the restrooms. These are just two of the concerning allegations from whistleblowers about what's happening inside the state’s new billion-dollar COVID testing lab.
Fewer People Are Getting Tested For COVID In Sacramento CountyHealth officials say coronavirus testing in Sacramento County is down.
CBS13 Investigates: Where Are California’s Unused COVID-19 Vaccine Doses?We’ve been working for weeks to track down California's millions of unused vaccine doses, but the state still can't - or won't - reveal where they are.
COVID Testing Site Opening At Sacramento International AirportA free COVID-19 testing site is opening up at Sacramento International Airport.
'It's Ridiculous': Man In Wheelchair Says It Took Days And An Ambulance To Get To Testing Site After COVID-19 ExposureA nightmare mission to get a COVID-19 test took one man on a wild ride to a testing site.
COVID-19 Crash Course: UC Davis Students Sign Up For Course Credit At Testing KioskUC Davis students are signing up to help run the university's testing site and getting course credit for their work.
'They're Exhausted': Testing Sites Close For Thanksgiving As Cases Hit New Record HighsAs we head into the holiday season, California shattered another record Wednesday with more than 18,000 new COVID-19 cases in one day. That beat the previous record of 15,000 set on Saturday.
Sacramento Sees Surge In Demand For COVID-19 Tests Ahead Of ThanksgivingCoronavirus testing sites are seeing a surge in demand ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday.
Decreasing COVID Test Turnaround Times Include 'Inconclusive Results' From State LabCBS13 has learned the state is including inconclusive test results among the results that they claim are returned to patients within two days, even though inconclusive results don’t indicate if you actually have COVID.