Skip to main content

COVID-19 Status Update for 03/24/2023

Marin County COVID-19 Status Update for March 03, 2023, includes CDPH Announces New COVID-19 Guidance; Marin Team’s Manuscript; Friendly Reminder: Renew Medi-Cal Coverage; Update CalFresh Information to Ensure… Read More

COVID-19 Status Update for 02/24/2023

Marin County COVID-19 Status Update for February 24, 2023, includes Moderna to offer free COVID vaccine shots to uninsured after emergency ends; Marin Tests Wastewater for Deadly Drugs; Long COVID: Study Reveals Persistent Organ Damage; and updated local COVID-19 data.

Para leer esta página en español, desplácese hacia arriba y haga clic en el enlace que dice "Translate" (Traducir) y elija "Spanish" (español).

The Marin County COVID-19 Status Update is published weekly and as needed to share important news and resources related to the COVID-19 pandemic response. We remain here for you.

Moderna to offer free COVID vaccine shots to uninsured after emergency ends

As the public health emergency ends, uninsured or underinsured people will be most affected pertaining to COVID-19 resources for protection. Last week, Moderna announced they will continue to offer free COVID-19 vaccines after the public health emergency ends in May and government-bought supplies run out. More on this at CBS NEWS.

Marin Tests Wastewater for Deadly Drugs

Marin County kicked off a pilot program to test wastewater for traces of fentanyl and other high potency drugs in an effort to anticipate and prevent overdose events. The pilot was supported through a County Innovation Grant and will be closely evaluated for potential utility in saving lives. More on this story at Marin Tests Wastewater for Deadly Drugs. Why Doesn't SF? (

Long COVID: Study Reveals Persistent Organ Damage

Two studies revealed the link between COVID and persistent organ damage. The study showed residual organ damage one year after diagnosis—even in those who were mildly ill—and the other finding persistent lung abnormalities on chest imaging at 2 years. The researchers recommend that patients with lingering respiratory symptoms after COVID-19 see their physician to identify and manage pulmonary changes and functional impairment. More on this study at COVID's aftermath: Persistent organ damage at 1 year, lung abnormalities at 2 | CIDRAP (

COVID-19 Data Update

Below is just a snapshot of local COVID-19 data. Find a more in-depth analysis of COVID-19 trends on the Marin Data & Surveillance webpage, our Data FAQ, or Marin County's Open Data Portal.

Important Changes to Data

As we restructure our local data processes, we will focus on wastewater levels available here, hospitalizations, variants, and outbreaks. These data will be updated weekly on Fridays.


COVID-19 Hospitalization Data

Today’s Report

Current COVID-19 Hospitalizations


Current COVID-19 ICU Patient Census



Actively Circulating Variants

 BA.5, XBB, BQ


Long-Term Care Facility Outbreaks

Today’s Report

# of Facilities Currently Experiencing an Outbreak



Resource Link Library

What to do if...

You’ve tested Positive | You’ve been exposed to someone with COVID-19

Online Resources

Vaccine locations | Booster Information | Free COVID-19 testing | Marin COVID-19 Data | State COVID-19 Data | State Race & Ethnicity Data  | State Variant Data | CDC Community Transmission Data

Stay Informed

Subscribe to Status Updates | Past Status Updates | Subscribe to News | Follow us on Facebook | Follow us on Twitter | Follow us on Instagram