COVID-19 Vaccine Information

 

Watts Healthcare will begin to offer COVID-19 vaccines to established patients 65 years of age and older, as well as patients who work in education & child care, emergency services and food services. Please check our website for more information about our COVID-19 vaccine schedule.

Thank you for your patience.

Below are current COVID-19 vaccination guidelines from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. Watts Healthcare is following these guidelines in administering the Moderna COVID-19 vaccination.

All patients in Phase 1B, Tier 1 are now being offered the vaccine.

    • Persons 65 years and older
    • Education and childcare
      Those at risk of exposure at work:
    • Public Schools (K-12)
    • Independent Schools
    • Charter Schools
    • Daycare and Early Childhood Education
    • Contracted Educational Support Staff
    • Junior Colleges
    • Colleges & Universities, including teaching assistants
    • Technical & Trade Schools
    • Support staff involved in child/student care, including school bus drivers/monitors, crossing guards
    • School Sports coaches
    • Exception: the following people are NOT eligible:
    • Private nannies and babysitters are not eligible.
    • Homeschooling parents/guardians
    • Parents/guardians assisting with cooperative early care education
    • Private tutors

 

    • Emergency services
      Those at risk of exposure at work in the following sectors:
    • Police/law enforcement officers
    • Emergency Management, including Emergency Operations Center
    • National Security
    • Fire and Rescue service workers (maritime/aviation emergency rescue, Search and Rescue, Fire)
    • Hazardous material response teams (HAZMAT)
    • Corrections and Probation officers and workers
    • Courts/Legal Counsel & Prosecution staff who are required to be in-person at court routinely and interact with clients in correctional facilities.
    • Includes judges and court administrators/staff, and staff who work in the Public Defender’s Office, Alternate Public Defender, District Attorney’s Office
    • Campus and school police
    • Rehabilitation and Re-entry
    • Federal law enforcement agencies
    • Police, Fire and Ambulance Dispatchers
    • Security staff to maintain building access control and physical security measures
    • DCFS, APS (workers physically responding to abuse and neglect of children, elderly and dependent adults)
    • Fusion Center employees
    • Sworn animal control officers and human officers
    • Exception: the following people are NOT eligible:
    • US postal carriers/mail carriers
    • Water utility workers
    • Public Works staff
    • Cal Trans workers
    • Airline flight attendants
    • Aerospace workers

 

    • Food and agriculture
      Those at risk of exposure at work in the following sectors:
    • Food service workers (including restaurants, fast food, convenience stores)
    • Food delivery workers
    • Food manufacturing workers
    • Grocery store workers
    • Pharmacy workers
    • Animal agriculture workers including those involved in veterinary health
    • Farmworkers
    • Veterinarians
    • Food and Agriculture-associated port and transportation workers
    • Government/Food Assistance program worker (volunteers eligible if working more than 20 hours/week and have a letter from the employer certifying eligibility)
    • Catering company worker (not home-based)equipment

 

    • Exception: the following people are NOT eligible:
    • Equestrian center staff and horse groomers
    • Pest control technicians for houses
    • Home and garden store workers or suppliers
    • Workers supporting the growth and distribution of plants not for commercial human consumption
    • Receptionists in Veterinary offices

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Watts Healthcare now provides COVID-19 drive-up testing by appointment only. You may schedule your appointment online here or call to schedule your appointment at 323-564-4331. Monday – Friday from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.

Watts Healthcare esta haciendo la prueba COVID-19 por auto-servicio con citas solamente. Puede programar su cita en línea aquí o llamar para programar su cita al 323-564-4331.

Lunes – Viernes de 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.

If you have Kaiser Health Plan, please contact Kaiser for testing options as Watts Healthcare is not authorized to test Kaiser patients.

Si tiene un Plan de salud de Kaiser, comuniquese con Kaiser para conocer las opciones de prueba, ya que Watts Healthcare no esta autorizado para evaluar a los pacientes de Kaiser.

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