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COVID-19 Updates: Get the latest public information related to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) at ReadySLO.org.

The Public Health Department is actively responding to COVID-19. At the same time, the department continues to provide essential services in the safest way possible, including telephone or remote appointments (through your mobile phone or computer) and in-person visits when needed. For updates on COVID-19 in SLO County, visit ReadySLO.org. For updates on other Public Health services, visit slopublichealth.org or call 805-781-5500.

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View of Morro Rock with the bay in front Click to view article, County Offers Healthy Ways to Celebrate Fourth of July During COVID-19

County Offers Healthy Ways to Celebrate Fourth of July During COVID-19

As COVID-19 case counts increase in San Luis Obispo County, residents are asked to celebrate Independence Day weekend safely and avoid crowds.

Bench overlooking the ocean Click to view article, County Health Officials Report Second Death Due to COVID-19

County Health Officials Report Second Death Due to COVID-19

The County of San Luis Obispo reported today that a second SLO County resident has died due to COVID-19. The 94-year-old patient was hospitalized with severe COVID-19 illness for about two weeks.

Birds on the beach Click to view article, Weekly SLO County COVID-19 Case Statistics Update

Weekly SLO County COVID-19 Case Statistics Update

The County Public Health Department reported 59 new COVID-19 cases over the weekend and Monday in all regions of SLO County. Public Health investigations found the largest increase in cases is attributed to community spread, including cases among people who reported going to bars.

Laboratory testing machine Click to view article, County Public Health Lab Increases Daily COVID-19 Testing Capacity to 300

County Public Health Lab Increases Daily COVID-19 Testing Capacity to 300

County laboratory can now test up to 300 samples per day for COVID-19

Grape vines on trellises  Click to view article, County to Triple Contact Tracing Team to Help in Fight Against COVID-19

County to Triple Contact Tracing Team to Help in Fight Against COVID-19

The County of San Luis Obispo Public Health Department is expanding its contact tracing team to 24 people, approximately tripling its size, to help in the fight against COVID-19 in local communities.