Date: March 31, 2020
Contact: Michelle Shoresman, Public Information Officer,
Photo Opportunity: Alternate Care Site Media Walk-Through Tour
News media are invited to tour the new Alternate Care Site (ACS) at Cal Poly’s Recreation Center. The ACS is expected to be fully operational by April 8 and will accommodate patients recovering from Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) to help maintain hospital capacity for patients needing other care. The ACS will accommodate a maximum of 931 beds, but will be occupied in phases, based on need. It will be staffed by County Medical Reserve Corps.
What: News media walk-through tour of the new Alternate Care Site (ACS)
Who: News media representatives
When: Monday, April 6, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Where: Cal Poly Recreation Center, 1 Grand Avenue – Building 43
Please RSVP by April 1 at 12:00 pm: firstname.lastname@example.org
For updates on COVID-19 in SLO County: Visit ReadySLO.org or call the recorded Public Health Information Line at (805) 788-2903. A staffed phone assistance center at (805) 543-2444 is available seven (7) days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for questions related to COVID-19.