California’s At-Home Rapid Testing for Schools Helped Reduce the Spread of Omicron

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How California Protected Students and What We Learned From the Effort If you’re a parent or have parents in your circle, you know how important keeping kids in school and ensuring their safety has been to millions of Americans. One of Primary.Health’s most important customers is the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), and we […]

Pediatric COVID-19 Vaccines Approved by FDA and CDC

Covid19 pediatric vaccine for children ages 5-11

Approval of the COVID-19 Pediatric Vaccine means parents now have the ability to give their children the same protection against severe illness as adults. The FDA and CDC approval of the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11 will provide kids the same protection from severe illness that the adult vaccinations provide. In […]

Protecting Kids From COVID-19 and the Delta Variant

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As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, parents remain acutely concerned about the health risks for their children and vulnerable family members. Students K-12 are back in classrooms, playing team sports, socializing and otherwise out and about. In addition, with the holidays and seasonal cold weather just around the corner, everyone will be in closer quarters which […]

Getting More People Vaccinated Sooner

covid-19 vaccine site in Minnesota

Early in the vaccine rollout, clinic administrators faced two strict requirements: “Don’t waste a single dose” and at the same time, “Don’t vaccinate anyone outside the approved hierarchy.” By adapting to immediate onsite needs, Primary.Health helped clinics make the most of the available supply.Waste can be caused by everything from less-efficient syringes, vaccines not kept […]

Press Release

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Drip Hydration Sacramento and Primary.Health are pleased to announce a partnership with the Sacramento Kings and Golden 1 Center to provide discount COVID-19 testing for fans and employees at its West Sacramento testing facility. As fans return to Golden 1 Center, important safety protocols will be necessary to protect visitors and staff. As […]

Press Release

April 13, 2021, SAN FRANCISCO – Primary.Health, after a successful launch of the Safely Opening Schools (SOS) pilot, has been selected to support the California Department of Public Health’s (CDPH) expanded COVID-19 testing for schools, long-term care facilities, homeless shelters, and other congregate settings. The program aims to provide rapid antigen tests to these groups, in addition to […]

Black Nurses Rock Op-Ed

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As a black nurse, seeing how COVID-19 has disproportionately impacted my community and impacted all people of color, I doubled down on my commitment to use my professional expertise to help protect my friends, neighbors and loved ones. My background allowed me to fully appreciate the promise offered when highly effective vaccines were approved by […]

Press Release

March 16, 2021, SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Primary.Health, a software company that organizes, streamlines, and automates COVID-19 testing and vaccination programs, has facilitated more than 3,000 tests as part of its participation in the Safely Opening Schools (SOS) pilot implemented to date in 8 high-need California school districts. Today, early results from the pilot were released by the Public Health Institute, finding […]