As our community and the nation tries to adjust to life during the COVID-19 pandemic, UC Davis Health continues to provide exceptional care to help patients heal and get them back home to their families.

From our work treating these patients, we’re helping the world learn what works and developing best practices that we are sharing with others. See how we continue to help solve the COVID-19 crisis:


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Developed COVID-19 standards 

Our experts have set COVID-19 standards at the state and national levels. This includes developing COVID-19 safety standards for surgeons and authoring COVID-19 guidelines for caring for pregnant mothers and newborns.


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Established our own COVID-19 testing capabilities

We set up and validated our own testing capabilities and are using it to help others in the region. Since March, we have conducted more than 10,000 tests. Our lab team members were named to the Governor’s Task Force for COVID-19 testing.




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Caring for our patients

If you or a loved one need care, your health care team is here and ready. Telehealth video visits are an easy way to connect with your physician from the comfort of your home. For those who need to come to the hospital or our neighborhood clinics, we're taking steps to keep you and your family safe.


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Keeping you safe and informed as things change

As we all look for a new normal amid novel coronavirus, our experts have recommendations to keep you and your family safe as guidelines in California and across the national continue to change.


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Prepared to help Northern California

We are enrolling participants a global study of an investigational vaccine against COVID-19 and have opened free COVID-19 testing sites across Sacramento County and in several underserved communities. Additionally, our hospital and neighborhood clinics remain open and available for any patients who need care.