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Carmela Coyle Testifies Before California Senate Budget Subcommittee

CHA President & CEO Carmela Coyle testified before a California Senate Budget Subcommittee March 12, asking for four rapid decisions from the state in response to coronavirus:

  1. Move to droplet precautions
  2. Allow asymptomatic health care workers who have been exposed to a COVID-19 positive patient to continue to work
  3. Institute a statewide, rather than county-by-county, strategy
  4. Allow access to the Strategic National Stockpile for protective equipment

You can watch the full video (about 4 minutes) of the testimony here