COVID-19 news in Berkeley: four months amid a global pandemic.
Officials approved a new Kaiser Permanente medical center on San Pablo Avenue after property owner Wareham agreed to give four months of free rent to several of its struggling tenants who have to move.
The city is partnering with LifeLong Medical Care to reach people at risk. A new lab at UC Berkeley can process the tests in 24 hours.
With some community members complaining of long waits both to get a test appointment and to receive the results, we surveyed the options offered by the city and how they are working.
Honoree Mukund Raguram says it’s very much a team effort of the work he does providing health care and case management to unhoused communities in the East Bay.