Important message - COVID-19



Coronavirus Update

Updated June 17, 2021 at 5 p.m. PST.

Even though California is opening back up, patients, residents and visitors should continue to wear masks as recommended in all Arch Health facilities. For more information regarding the mask mandate, read here.

COVID-19 Vaccine

Due to recent changes in the State of California COVID-19 vaccine distribution program, Arch Health’s COVID-19 vaccine clinic has been discontinued in Poway.

Vaccination Eligibility 

The following phases are currently eligible for vaccines:

  • Healthcare workers
  • Phase 1A, 1B, 1C
  • Phase 2 - age 16 and above 

Visit here for the details of each phase.

Everyone must show proof of being a San Diego resident at the time of vaccination.

How to Schedule an Appointment 

Arch Health eligible patients can schedule an appointment at any available vaccine clinic.

*Please read this Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) fact sheet prior to your scheduled appointment.

Vaccine Clinics 

San Diego County COVID-19 Vaccination locations



What should I do if I believe I am infected with COVID-19?
Please call your healthcare provider for further instructions. If you do not have a healthcare provider, please visit our provider directory
to find a doctor. Go to the Emergency Department if you are experiencing a healthcare emergency.

If you are concerned about exposure and are not experiencing symptoms, call 2-1-1 for testing options in San Diego County.

COVID-19 Testing
If you have moderate COVID-19 symptoms of fever and cough, call your healthcare provider to discuss testing options.

If you are experiencing serious symptoms like shortness of breath, call 9-1-1.

Click here for a list of free COVID-19 testing sites provided by the County of San Diego or visit Palomar Health's COVID-19 Resource Clinic for free testing.

Monoclonal Antibody Therapy
Monoclonal Antibody Therapy is an infusion therapy used to treat eligible COVID-19 positive patients. Clinical trials have shown it reduces the severity of the virus. Visit here to learn more and see if you are eligible.

Where can I find the most accurate and current information about coronavirus?
Centers for Disease Control

San Diego County Health & Human Services Agency


We believe that vaccination against COVID-19 is important and encourage patients to become vaccinated at their earliest opportunity. Please continue to check this page for the most up-to-date Arch Health information regarding the COVID-19 vaccination.

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