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COVID-19 Status Update for 04/20/2022

Marin County COVID-19 Status Update for April 20, 2022 includes COVID-19 Therapeutics | Paxlovid; Think Positive, Test Negative; and updated local COVID-19 data.

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The Marin County COVID-19 Status Update is three times per week and as needed to share important news and resources related to the COVID-19 pandemic and to keep the local economy running. We remain here for you.


COVID-19 Therapeutics | Paxlovid 

Paxlovid is an oral antiviral treatment for people at high risk for severe COVID-19 illness. This treatment reduces the risk of hospitalization for patients at highest risk when provided within 5 days of symptom onset.  

If you are immunocompromised, over the age of 65, or have Underlying Medical Conditions Associated with Higher Risk for Severe COVID-19 you are encouraged to perform a COVID-19 test if you develop symptoms, and inform your doctor if you have a positive result. Doctors can prescribe this medication after confirming eligibility. An increasing number of local pharmacies will be able to furnish Paxlovid as federal supplies increase.  


Think Positive, Test Negative 

Testing is an essential tool to help combat the spread of COVID-19 in our community. If you are experiencing symptoms related to COVID-19, get tested as soon as possible. Or, if are you a close contact of someone who is COVID positive, follow our Isolation and Quarantine guidance and Get a COVID-19 test 5 days after your exposure.  

FREE COVID-19 testing is offered from healthcare providers and in other community locations through partnership with Optum Serve and Curative. Click the links below to check appointment availability or visit our Testing webpage to find additional testing options.      

Optum Serve / LHI     

Appointments required. Call (888) 634-1123 or book online.           

  • Marin Health and Wellness Campus / Kerner          
    3260 Kerner Blvd, San Rafael           
    (open Tuesday – Saturday, 7am to 3pm)      

  • St. Andrew Presbyterian Church Parking Lot       
    101 Donahue Street, Marin City        
    (open Fridays, 11am to 7pm)      

  • West America Bank Parking Lot          
    1177 E. Francisco Blvd, San Rafael           
    (open Tuesday – Thursday & Saturday, 11am to 7pm)      


Appointments are preferred and walk-up registration is available at all sites. Appointments are released at least 4 days in advance. Click on a location name below to book an appointment or call (888) 702-9042. Visit their website for more locations outside of Marin.    

  • Armory "Jury Duty" Parking Lot         
    Armory Drive, near the Marin Civic Center in San Rafael       (open 7 days/wk, 8:00am to 3:30pm)          
    Standard PCR tests available for all ages; no insurance required.    
    Rapid PCR tests by appointment only for people ages 5+; insurance required.    

  • Downtown parking lot #2 (testing van)         
    50-98 Humboldt Ave, Sausalito          
    (open Wednesdays, 10am to 4pm)          

  • Fairfax Market  (testing van)        
    2040 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, Fairfax          
    (open Fridays, 10am to 4pm)          

  • Larkspur Ferry Terminal (walk-up kiosk)          
    101 E. Sir Francis Drake Blvd, Larkspur          
    (open Sunday - Thursday, 9:30am to 5pm)           

  • Marin Health and Wellness Campus  (testing van)        
    3260 Kerner Blvd, San Rafael          
    (open Mondays, 10am to 4pm)          

  • Novato Gymnastics Center Parking Lot          
    950 7th St, Novato          
    (open Tuesday - Saturday, 10:30am to 6pm)           

  • Piper Park  (testing van)        
    250 Doherty Drive, Larkspur          
    (open Thursdays, 10am to 4pm)          

  • San Rafael Community Center (testing van)         
    618 B Street, San Rafael          
    (open Tuesdays, 8am to 2pm)          

Interested in receiving FREE at-home tests?    

Visit for more information and to request up to 8 free tests per household. Looking to purchase an over-the-counter test? Visit for online retailers. 

Can’t Get a Test?    

If you are symptomatic and cannot obtain a test or testing appointment, treat your symptoms as COVID-19 and isolate. If you’ve tested positive with an at-home test, there is no need to confirm the result with a PCR test. Treat a positive as a positive, regardless of the type of test used, and be sure to report your result with our self-test reporting form

More information, as well as information on when to get tested, types of tests, and what you should do while awaiting your test results, can be found at Current result turnaround times of most testing sites are now within 48 hours. 


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

Data sets updated weekly (published on Fridays) include: 

  • COVID-19 vaccination rates 
  • COVID-19 cases & deaths among facility staff and residents 
  • Weekly/Cumulative count of COVID-19 deaths among Marin residents 
  • State COVID-19 Data 

Status updates are now published Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. “Change from Last Status Update” (far right column, below) may account for 2-4 days, depending on the date of the previous publication (view past status updates). 


COVID-19 Case Data 

Today’s Report 

Change from Last Status Update 

Total Confirmed Cumulative Cases 


+ 112 

“Active Cases” (Confirmed in Past 10 Days) 


+ 65 

Current COVID-19 Hospitalizations 


+ 3  

Current COVID-19 ICU Patient Census 


- 1  

Hospitalization/ICU data was not available for Monday's Status Update so the change
is from hospitalization/ICU data reported in Friday’s Status Update.  

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