Photo: San Diego County employee Esma Al Sabag is doing contact tracing in English and Arabic. Photo courtesy County News Center
July 21, 2020 (San Diego) - San Diego County public health officials announced Monday the hiring of hundreds of additional case investigators as COVID-19 continued to surge with 453 new cases.
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