Long-COVID Educational Resources

Below are San Mateo County resources for receiving information & resources for Long-COVID patients.
Choose from the menu to view each resource information:

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)

  • Long-COVID or Post-COVID Conditions
    • Some people who have been infected with the virus that causes COVID-19 can experience long-term effects from their infection, known as Post-COVID Conditions (PCC) or Long-COVID. Resources and information provided by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) explores Long-COVID and what we do know.

World Health Organization (WHO)

  • Clinical Management of COVID-19: Living Guideline
    • The WHO COVID-19 Clinical management: living guidance contains the most up-to-date recommendations for the clinical management of people with COVID-19. Providing guidance that is comprehensive and holistic for the optimal care of COVID-19 patients throughout their entire illness is important.

California Department of Public Health (CDPH)

University of California San Francisco (UCSF)

  • UCSF Health COVID-19 Clinical Resources
    • ​​​A single source of COVID-19 information for UCSF Health clinicians. Visit our page and filter by audience to find information specific to your care setting..

Stanford Medicine News Center

  • Possibility of COVID-19 Illness After Vaccination
    • ​Information from the CDC about what you need to know about the possibility of developing COVID-19 after being vaccinated.COVID-19 vaccines are an essential tool to help protect people against COVID-19 illness, including against new variants. 

  • My Turn
    • Schedule a Vaccination Appointment for yourself and your family.
    • Find out when you are eligible for the COVID Vaccine and Booster.
    • Connect with Health Professionals regarding commonly asked questions about the COVID Vaccine and Booster.
  • Vaccine Finder
    • Use Vaccines.gov to find a vaccine appointment near you. 

Safe, easy and no-cost testing is widely available at County-sponsored locations for everyone who works or lives in San Mateo County regardless of symptoms. To get a COVID-19 test, San Mateo County residents should first contact their health care provider for a COVID-19 test. If you cannot get a timely test from your provider, please make an appointment with other testing locations listed below.

Appointments at ALL TEST SITES are STRONGLY encouraged as there is no guarantee you will be seen without one. Remember to bring your photo ID and the appointment confirmation with you.

San Mateo Marriott

  • Free COVID-19 testing available at the San Mateo Marriott Hotel
  • Hours: M-F 8am to 7pm, Saturday 8am to 4pm, Sunday 10am to 4pm
  • No appointment necessary, but more information at Get Tested San Mateo (virusgeeks.com)

San Mateo County COVID-19 Testing Locations

  • Call 211 or (800) 273-6222 any time with non-emergency, non-medical questions about COVID 19 (about testing, county guidelines, etc.)
  • Multiple locations throughtout San Mateo County
  • To learn more and schedule a visit click: https://www.smcgov.org/testing

CVS Minute Clinic

Dignity Health GoHealth Urgent Care Virtual Visit

  • Connect via video with a licensed provider who will follow CDC guidelines to evaluate patients and determine the most appropriate care, including rapid COVID 19 testing, if necessary
  • • Virtual Visits have zero cost to patients under Medicare/Medicaid and most other major insurance plans during the public health emergency
  • Visit https://www.gohealthuc.com/bayarea/virtual-visits

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Resources last updated March 28, 2023.