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Heres a look at ICU capacity in California: Where the 5 regions stand – KCRA Sacramento

Here’s a look at ICU capacity in California: Where the 5 regions stand



CARRIER ALREADY TO GO, THEY ARE IN POSITION TO DO THAT. HERE’S A LOOK AT WHICH COUNTIES ARE IN EACH OF THE REGIONS. DEL NORTE, GLENN, HUMBOLDT, LAKE, LASSEN, MENDOCINO, MODOC, SHASTA, SISKIYOU, TEHAMA, AND TRINITY ARE IN THIS REGION. GULSTAN: IN THE BAY AREA REGION, THAT INCLUDES ALAMEDA, CONTRA COSTA, MARIN, MONTEREY, NAPA, SAN FRANCISCO, SAN MATEO, SANTA CLARA, SANTA CRUZ, SOLANO, AND SONOMA COUNTIES. ALPINE, AMADOR, BUTTE, COLUSA, EL DORADO, NEVADA, PLACER, PLUMAS, SACRAMENTO, SIERRA, SUTTER, YOLO, AND YUBA COUNTIE THOSE MAKE UP THE SACRAMENTO REGION. EDIE: CALAVERAS, FRESNO, KERN, KINGS, MADERA, MARIPOSA, MERCED, SAN BENITO, SAN JOAQUIN, STANISLAUS, TULARE, AND TUOLUM ARE GROUPED IN THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY REGION. GOVERNOR NEWSOM SAYS THIS REGIONAL APPROACH SHOULD HELP MANAGE HOSPITAL CAPACITY. THE STATE RELEASED THE ICU CAPACITY NUMBERS FOR EACH REGION. THIS IS IMPORTANT BECAUSE ONCE AGAIN, ANY REGION THAT DROPS TO UNDER 15% CAPACITY WILL HAVE THAT STAY-AT-HOME ORDER TOOK EFFECT. GULSTAN: LET’S START WITH SACRAMENTO. ICU’S CURRENTLY AT 22% CAPACITY. EDIE: EVEN CLOSER FOR THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY. ICU CAPACITY IS AT 19.7%. GULSTAN: THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA REGION SITTING AT 18.6%. THE BAY AREA REGION DURING A BIT BETTER, THEIR ICU CAPACITY IS AT 25.4%. EDIE: IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, THEY ARE AT 20.6

Here’s a look at ICU capacity in California: Where the 5 regions stand

Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday announced a new stay-at-home order that’s triggered when the intensive care unit capacity in a region drops below 15%. Unlike previous restrictions in California, the new stay-at-home order focuses on five different regions: Northern California, Greater Sacramento, Bay Area, San Joaquin Valley and Southern California. The California Department of Public Health is reviewing ICU capacity and says it will provide daily news releases so people can track where their region stands.ICU capacity in each region can also be found on the state’s COVID-19 website on the stay-at-home order page.Remaining ICU capacity in the five regions (last updated Dec. 3, 2020)Northern California 18.6%Bay Area 25.3%Greater Sacramento 22.2%San Joaquin Valley 19.7%Southern California 20.6%Once in effect, the stay-at-home order will stay in place for at least three weeks. After that period, the order will be lifted when a region’s projected ICU capacity meets or exceeds 15%, according to the state health department. A region will have 48 hours to implement the stay-at-home order once it’s triggered.Can’t see the map below? Tap here 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| MORE | What California’s regional stay-at-home order means for schools, businesses and more

Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday announced a new stay-at-home order that’s triggered when the intensive care unit capacity in a region drops below 15%.

Unlike previous restrictions in California, the new stay-at-home order focuses on five different regions: Northern California, Greater Sacramento, Bay Area, San Joaquin Valley and Southern California.

The California Department of Public Health is reviewing ICU capacity and says it will provide daily news releases so people can track where their region stands.

ICU capacity in each region can also be found on the state’s COVID-19 website on the stay-at-home order page.

Remaining ICU capacity in the five regions (last updated Dec. 3, 2020)

  • Northern California 18.6%
  • Bay Area 25.3%
  • Greater Sacramento 22.2%
  • San Joaquin Valley 19.7%
  • Southern California 20.6%

Once in effect, the stay-at-home order will stay in place for at least three weeks. After that period, the order will be lifted when a region’s projected ICU capacity meets or exceeds 15%, according to the state health department.

A region will have 48 hours to implement the stay-at-home order once it’s triggered.

Can’t see the map below? Tap here


| MORE | What California’s regional stay-at-home order means for schools, businesses and more

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