vaccination

featured graphic for VA Long Beach Healthcare System during COVID-19

Recent legislation signed into law by President Biden now allows the VA to vaccinate all Veterans, enrolled or not, with any discharge status other than Dishonorable or Bad Conduct. Additionally, it also allows for spouses of Veterans and certain Veteran caregivers enrolled in VA caregiver support programs to be vaccinated. …continue reading

American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living during COVID-19

The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL), representing more than 14,000 nursing homes and long term care facilities across the country that provide care to approximately five million people each year, has expanded its #GetVaccinated campaign, with support from the Centers for Disease Control and …continue reading

featured graphic for Bob Hope USO during COVID-19, logo courtesy of Bob Hope USO

On March 4, 2021, volunteers from the Bob Hope USO at LAX visited California National Guard troops serving on the campus of California State University, Los Angeles, in support of the COVID-19 community vaccination center on campus. The volunteers visited the campus to distributed goods that help promote the morale …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for February 14 through February 20 include a Cypress power outage, a Lakewood vaccination clinic, and traffic deaths. Top Ten Stories for February 14 through February 20 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Brief power outage …continue reading

40th Infantry Division headquarters on JFTB Los Alamitos, photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

As part of a new joint effort by the State of California and the federal government, national guardsmen of the 40th Infantry Division are supporting a new mass vaccination site at California State University, Los Angeles. According to California National Guard Spc. Simone Lara, the partnership includes Federal Emergency Management …continue reading

featured graphic for VA Long Beach Healthcare System during COVID-19

VA Long Beach Healthcare System is celebrating Washington’s Birthday by vaccinating all enrolled Veterans who are also essential workers – regardless of age. VALBHS thanks those Veterans who continue to answer the call of duty and have worked tirelessly throughout the pandemic in support of their communities. For a detailed …continue reading

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Top Ten Stories for December 13 through December 19 include new health orders, inmate release order, seasonal events, and the OC Streetcar. Top Ten Stories for December 13 through December 19 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): OC Health …continue reading