OC Health Care Agency COVID - Action Summary

This report is no longer being tracked and updated as of December 21, 2020. 

County Action Summary December 15 - December 21

Skilled Nursing/Assisted Living/Residential Care Facility Status

  • The definition of an 'outbreak' is two (2) or more confirmed cases of COVID-19 in facility residents within 14 days.

  • There are 59 facilities that currently meet this definition as of December 13th:

    Skilled Nursing Facility with Current Outbreak (35)
    Advanced Rehab Center of Tustin, Alamitos West Health & Rehabilitation, Anaheim Crest Nursing Center, Anaheim Healthcare Center, Buena Park Nursing Center, Capistrano Beach Care Center, Country Villa Plaza Convalescent Center, Crystal Cove Care Center, Extended Care Hospital of Westminster, Garden Park Care Center, Gordon Lane Care Center, Harbor Villa Care Center, Huntington Valley Healthcare Center, La Habra Convalescent Hospital, Laguna Hills Health and Rehabilitation Center, Leisure Court Nursing Center, Mainplace Post Acute, Manorcare Health Services (Fountain Valley), Mesa Verde Post Acute Care Center, Mission Palms Healthcare Center, Newport Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Park Regency Care Center, Park Vista at Morningside, Regents Point- Windcrest, Sea Cliff Healthcare Center, South Coast Post Acute, St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center, Stanley Healthcare Center, The Hills Post Acute, The Pavilion at Sunny Hills, Town and Country Manor, Tustin Care Center, Villa Valencia, Windsor Gardens Care Center of Fullerton and Windsor Gardens Convalescent Center of Anaheim.

    Elderly Assisted Living Facility with Current Outbreak (36)
    A Pericles Elderly Care Home, Aegis Assisted Living of Laguna Niguel, Anaheim Crown Plaza, Arbor Palms of Anaheim, Ardent Care, Atria Golden Creek, Belmont Village Aliso Viejo, Brookdale Garden Grove, Brookdale Irvine, Citrus Hills Assisted Living, Crescendo Senior Living, Crestavilla Senior Living, Fullerton Rosewood Assisted Living, Fullerton Villa, Harvest Retirement, Huntington Terrace, Ivy Cottages I, Karlton Residential Care Center, Katella Senior Living Community, Mainplace Senior Living, Oakmont of Huntington Beach, Oakmont of Orange, Pacifica Royale Assisted Living Community, Pacifica Senior Living South Coast, Park Regency Retirement Center, Park Vista at Morningside, Rochelle Manor, Rosart Home, Rowntree Gardens, Seaside Terrace Retirement Community, Serento Rosa, Silverado Brea, Sunrise Assisted Living of Fullerton, Sunrise at Yorba Linda, Sunrise of Seal Beach, and Vivante on the Coast.

Medical Equipment and Supplies

Distributed Resources Quantity*
N95 masks 4,906,465
Surgical masks 1,925,555
Gowns 1,839,741
PPE - suit 17,965
Gloves 4,184,250
Eye Protection 353,329
Hand Sanitizer 310,288
Other Items 1,798,227
Total 15,335,820

*Approximates 2/18/2020-12/17/2020


Outstanding Resource Requests from the State Quantity
N95 Masks 0
Face Shields 0
Gloves 0
Gowns 0
Eye Protection/goggles 0
Hand Sanitizer 0

As of 11/23/20 the County has received 100% of requested State Resources


Donations To-Date

Donated Items Quantity
N95 masks 1,477,785
Surgical masks 91,893
Gloves 200,550
Face Shields 1,119
Goggles 191
Gowns 66,538
Suits 3,184
Shoe Covers 60
Hand Sanitizers 1,549
Disinfectant 12
KN95 or similar 56,963
ISO Gowns 20,250
Others 22,384



Hospital Support, Communication, Readiness, and Response

Bed Preparedness for Surge

a. Table 1 includes the current bed capacity in the hospital system. Due to sustained stability of the hospitals system, reporting has decreased to once a week for these indicators. As of 12/17/20, OC hospitals are at 76% occupancy. ICU bed availability is at 9% with 59 adult ICU beds and ventilator availability is at 51% with 487 ventilators. The system has sufficient surge capacity with over 1,100 beds available.

Table 1

Current Bed Capacity*
Total # of Hospital Beds1, 2 6,036
Ventilators 915
Existing Surge Tents +200 6,236
Standby Surge Tents +200 6,436
Total Bed Capacity
(In Use & Standby)

1The total number of inpatient beds in the facility, including all surge beds, labor and delivery unit beds, and inpatient post-surgical beds. This includes the total number of beds for which the hospital could provide staff and equipment and is not necessarily reflective of the beds that happen to be staffed at the time the facility reports.
2Includes Surge Beds (~1,491)

Alternate Care Site Overview

Fairview (COVID-19 +)
Patient Census (as of 12/21/2020 09:00) CURRENT TOTAL
Orange County 3 5
LA County 4 9
Riverside 1 1
San Diego County 0 0
Ventura County 1 1
Total patients CENSUS / TOTAL ACCEPTED 8 15
Patients Discharged TOTAL


The data below is reflective of the County's COVID-19 Homelessness Response System which is being managed by Illumination Foundation, the contracted provider, and encompasses the following two components:

  1. Temporary Isolation Shelter for individuals who are sick or symptomatic for COVID-19
  2. Temporary Shelter for Vulnerable Populations, including asymptomatic individuals who are medically vulnerable and /or 65 years and older

Homeless Response

Access Referral Line 12/14 to 12/20 Total to Date
Incoming Calls to Access Referral Line 204 9,042
Calls that Resulted in Referrals 2 3,144

The chart below provides a breakdown of the occupancy by program component and by site.

  Current Occupany
(as of 12/20)
Availability Total Capacity
Temporary Isolation Shelters 168 119 287
Temporary Shelter for Vulnerable Population 29 0 26
Fullerton 29 (includes 3 partners) 0 26

Note: The Laguna Hills Motel and the Anaheim Hotel stopped operating as Project Roomkey Sites on Friday, October 16, 2020. The Orange Hotel and Huntington Beach Hotel stopped operating as Project Roomkey Sites on Friday, October 23, 2020. The Stanton Site has transitioned to Homekey operations.

Public Safety Net

Call Volumes

Hotline/Phone Number Call Volume
2-1-1 1,792
Adult Protective Services 348
CalFresh 5,500
CalWORKs 602
Child Abuse Registry 769
Community Counseling Support Services (HCA) 81
Economic Business and Recovery Call Center (OCCR) 308
General Relief 668
Health Referral Line (HCA) 1,770
Medi-Cal (SSA) 7,016
NAMI WarmLine (HCA) 1,621
OCLinks (HCA) 208
Office on Aging Call Line (OCCR) 533
Orange County Public Information Line (EOC) N/A



In-Home Supportive Services

Today starts Round 18 of client welfare calls, with 1,058 clients to be made. Calls are targeted to recipients who are severely impaired and living alone, are 85 years and older and have 200 or more authorized hours with an IHSS provider. Additionally, the SSA IHSS hotline received 76 calls reflecting requests for immediate needs and resources from 12/14/20-12/18/20.

Public Assistance Applications

Total Applications Received (12/14/20-12/19/20)
Medi-Cal 1,139
CalFresh 3,322
CalWORKs 350
General Relief 320
Total 5,131

Emergent Need Benefits

Emergent Services (12/14/20-12/19/20)
Expedited Services 13
EBT New Card Issuance (Includes CalFresh, CalWORKs, General Relief, Foster Care) 134
EBT Replacement Cards (CalFresh, CalWORKs, General Relief) 281
Total 428


Vulnerable Population Response

Home Delivered Meals

Measure Total
Meals Distributed 21,913
Individuals Served 6,567

Congregate Site Meals*

Measure Total
Meals Distributed 35,364
Individuals Served 7,219

*Meals provided in a drive thru setting at senior centers.


Great Plates Delivered Meals Program - November 30, 2020

Measure Total
Meals Distributed 27,060
Individuals Served 9,020
Restaurants Participating 63 (in 67 locations)

- Great Plates Delivered Program will end November 30, 2020.
- Great Plates Delivered Program ended on November 30, 2020 and the numbers provided last week were from November 30 – December 6.

Jails Update

Measure Number of Individuals
Positive Cases* 1,512 total (834 current)
Pending Cases* 906
Quarantined (No symptoms)* 1,740 (includes 524 new bookings)
Medically Isolated (symptomatic)* 17

*As of December 21, 2020