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Hands free devices that maybe it's not direct payment at the cashier like we're used to but a click and swipe type of methodology we'll see a lot more hand sanitizer outside the door you'll see staff from the retailers coming out to your car potentially to deliver goods with gloves and a mask on what does it mean for manufacturers it means that the normal manufacturing plant may have people further apart than they were before covered nineteen it may mean that their break rooms have been closed down and exchanged for open air break rooms with physically distanced seating warehouses might look very much like those manufacturing businesses as well and maybe their delivery trucks are full with sanitation materials and the the the people doing the deliveries will have different personal protective equipment than they did before covert nineteen became a reality we know that this is going to be a gradual move into stage two we are going to be able to add more businesses in sectors has the data allows us as the guidance is created and as we can assure that we are able to reduce risks and as we watch as people begin to move in California more and more that were still able to suppress through our testing our contact tracing capabilities across the state so we don't lose the important gains all Californians have helped contribute to over the last many weeks this gradual move into stage two means that later soon and later things like offices that haven't been able to telework will open seated dining at restaurants I know many of you look forward to that day when you can return to your favorite restaurant at your favorite meal and we're also looking forward to that but only when we can put out guidelines with specifications on how those restaurants are set up and we now and are confident that the data in your region across the state can be supported so we don't have an increased spread of covert nineteen shopping malls the ability not to not just to go to pick up something that you ordered online from that favorite store but to be able to go to them all in a low risk way outdoor meet museums as the governor mentioned something that I think we're all looking forward to having open but under the guidelines of how to do that in a physically distanced way with the safest conditions that we can create during this covered nineteen period we also are going to be putting out industry wide guidance and these guidances will allow us as the public to know how are retailers our industries are setting themselves up in a covert nineteen period as they returned back to work these are these guidances will allow us to have detailed risk assessments done by these employers the training of employees on how to limit the spread of covered nineteen how to screen for symptoms possibly temperature checks symptom checks on a daily basis and of course as we talked about staying home when someone's sick will ask industries to implement site specific protection plans cleaning and disinfecting protocols and of course the physical distance he guidelines that we've been talking about for many many weeks I want to talk a little bit about what the governor mentioned earlier in the week that doctor angel walked us through early in the week as well and that just a few minutes ago the governor said a little bit more specifically about which is this concept of regional variants as we have been reporting out statewide data we know that covert nineteen has impacted different communities and different counties across the state in very different ways there have been some counties with few cases and no deaths for many many days and that has contributed to the excellent data that we've seen across the state and we know that some counties can move safely further into stage two as they can attest to a number of the things that I will walk you through in a moment that they're able to achieve and these are all based on California public department of public health criteria so in order to achieve or attached to the regional variants criteria we need the public health officer and and let me just take a moment and thank the public health officers across the state for the tremendous work not just locally but statewide coming together having very challenging conversations thinking through some very hard decisions and keeping Californians safe using data and health throughout the many weeks and the work continues as we consider this our regional variants criteria things like county is being able to attest that they've had less than one no more than one case per ten thousand people in the last fourteen days no covert related deaths in the last fourteen days that they're able to protect our essential workers those are grocery store workers are transit workers with protective gear and that they're able to support those same workers when they're sick or exposed to covet nineteen that we have adequate testing capacity in those counties a minimum of one point five tests per thousand residents they were able to do that contact tracing with those disease detectives of the governor's been talking to us about with at least fifteen contact tracers per hundred thousand residents and that Furthermore we're able to support with temporary housing a good number of those residents in our counties that are experiencing homelessness and may become covert nineteen positive we also as the governor mentioned we depend on our partnership with our hospital systems in our counties we want to make sure that each county is able to work with their hospital systems and have at least thirty five percent capacity for search we talked about early on that we look to add fifty thousand beds across the state for potential covert nineteen surge this when you break it down at the county level at the hospitals it is a minimum of thirty five percent in each of those counties hospital systems to be able to potentially handle surge in covert nineteen cases Furthermore that these hospitals have a rosy robust plan to protect their hospital workforce with the PP and other policies and procedures that keep them safe we've talked about vulnerable populations since the beginning we know that many of our skilled nursing facilities and other congregate care facilities must have PP and in order to a task for the regional variants a public health officer must be able to say that they're skilled nursing facilities have more than fourteen days supply of P. P. as well as inability to order additional PP from suppliers when that fourteen days is running low and also as the governor mentioned we need to make sure that each county has the ability to understand their data and pulled back from some of these modifications slow down in some cases re institute those modifications again in other cases based on their data and their own countywide situation we look forward to the department of public health California department public health will post these guidelines to apply to a test for regional variants on this CD PH website we are also building a team at the state to provide technical assistance to the counties to review their attestations to insure that all of these different criteria are met and those will all be publicly posted for you in your communities and counties to understand what your county is doing to ensure that they make your communities as safe as possible as we look to re open certain parts of our communities and our businesses in the days and weeks to come and with that I'll turn it back to the governor thank you.

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