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“Promotores” help Latinos in OC with COVID-19 testing, education, and resources

Spectrum News1, Aug. 17, 2020 (Video)

August 17, 2020

“Promotores” help Latinos in OC with COVID-19 testing, education, and resources

Latino Health Accesss—in partnership with the school districts in Anaheim and Santa Ana, various community clinics, and the University of California, Irvine’s School of Public Health—started doing “epidemiological fencing,” which Dr. Bracho described as targeting “hot spot” communities to try to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.