City of Long Beach
Public Information Office
411 W. Ocean Blvd,
Long Beach, CA 90802
Beginning Tuesday, Jan.18, the Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services (Health Department) will expand operations at its COVID-19 vaccination site at Long Beach City College, Pacific Coast Campus (PCC) by offering weekly clinics on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, in addition to the clinics already offered on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
All City-run vaccination clinics will not operate on Monday, Jan. 17, in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday and will resume normal operations on Tuesday, Jan. 18.
The weekly vaccine schedule for City-run clinics will be as follows beginning Tuesday, Jan. 18:
Vaccine clinics will also be offered at CSULB (Long Beach State) on:
To continue to meet the unprecedented demand for COVID-19 testing amid the surge in Omicron cases, the Health Department will offer testing on the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday Monday, Jan. 17, at select City testing locations. Testing will take place that day at the former Boeing Parking Lot, the Doris Topsy-Elvord Community Center at Houghton Park and the K-12 Student, Faculty and Staff Testing Clinic at Cabrillo High School*, with all other City testing sites resuming normal operations on Jan. 18.
The COVID-19 testing schedule for the week of Jan. 17 will be as follows:
With such high demand for testing, people are strongly encouraged to make appointments and arrive according to their scheduled date and time. To schedule an appointment, visit longbeach.gov/covid19testing or call 562.570.4636.
The Health Department continues to urge everyone to get vaccinated and boosted if eligible. Vaccines are safe and effective in preventing COVID-19 cases, as well as preventing hospitalization, serious illness or death among breakthrough cases of the virus. To view the most up-to-date vaccine clinic schedule and to schedule an appointment, visit longbeach.gov/vaxLB or call 562.570.4636.
For the latest information on COVID-19, with details on all that the City of Long Beach is doing to keep our residents safe, visit longbeach.gov/COVID19 and follow @LongBeachCity and @LBHealthDept on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. People may also visit longbeach.gov/COVID19data for up-to-date information regarding cases and vaccines in Long Beach.
Media inquiries can be directed to Jennifer Rice Epstein, Public Affairs Officer, Department of Health and Human Services at 562.441.3590 or Jennifer.RiceEpstein@longbeach.gov.