Novel Coronavirus COVID-19

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Placer County Public Health is working with our partners in health care, education and beyond to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.

FREE COVID-19 testing

No symptoms, no problem. No insurance, no problem. No money, no problem. Schedule your test today at an OptumServe location near you: or 888-634-1123. 

Looking for other testing sites? Check with your healthcare provider or click here to explore Placer County testing options.


Frequently asked questions about COVID-19 and measures taken to slow its spread. Learn about the virus, tips for prevention and more.

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Official press releases, updates and videos from Placer County Public Health.

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Data Dashboard

See the latest data on cases, testing and vaccination in Placer County. Note: July 2 will be the last day this dashboard is updated daily on weekdays. Starting Wednesday, July 7, the dashboard will be updated weekly. More information is available in our July 2 report and additional daily Placer data is available on the state website.

For national information, view the Johns Hopkins dashboard

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Information regarding vaccine distribution and clinic details for eligible residents.

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Information for health care facilities and professionals.

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Quarantine and isolation guidance; information about the statewide stay-at-home order as well as additional local, state and federal guidance. Schools can find guidance including case reporting here.

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Find guidance for managing COVID-19 in the workplace, including outbreak management and reporting. For reopening guidance visit the Reopen Placer website and for other supportive resources, including loan and grant information, visit the Business Resource Center website.

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Community resources that can serve residents’ needs during the COVID-19 outbreak, from food to unemployment to mental health. 

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For general questions about COVID-19 and precautions currently recommended by Placer County Public Health, testing, and other concerns residents may call the county’s coronavirus information line at 530-886-5310.

Stay Informed

Placer County regularly updates this website and sends information through the digital channels below:

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How To Help

Learn how you can help Placer County residents by donating to the COVID-19 Response Fund, an effort of the Placer Community Foundation to support local nonprofits serving those impacted by COVID-19.

Learn how you can help eastern Placer County residents impacted by COVID-19 by donating to the Tahoe Truckee Emergency Response Fund, which provides flexible resources to nonprofit organizations working within the Tahoe/Truckee community.

If you’re a health care provider and would like to support our COVID-19 response, we need you! Register now: Learn about other volunteer opportunities at