Do Your Part - Get Vaccinated!
We encourage those in our South Bay community who have not already been
vaccinated for COVID-19 to consider getting the shot at your earliest
opportunity. It is the best way we can support our community and keep
our friends and family safe from COVID-19 and the rising spread in cases
of the Delta variant.
myturn.CA.gov to find the most convenient options available to you.
COVID-19 Vaccination Emergency Use Authorization Approved for Children
Ages 5 to 11
On November 2, 2021, both the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers
for Disease Control (CDC) announced the Emergency Use Authorization for
children ages 5 to 11 to receive the Pfizer-BioTech COVID-19 vaccine.
Torrance Memorial Physician Network pediatricians, Richard Brucker, MD
and Erin Hamilton, MD answer parents questions about the newly-approved
COVID-19 vaccine for kids ages 5 to 11.
Don't Put Your Health On Hold
Your safety and well-being are our top priority at all times. Call your
doctors and follow up on your regular screenings and treatments.
Lost Your COVID-19 Vaccination Card?
If you are unable to locate your vaccination card, you can request a new
one from the California Immunization Registry (CAIR).
- Scroll down to “To request your or your child’s record in CAIR
be ‘unlocked’, click your preferred language below”
and select the appropriate language. Only English and Spanish are available online.
- Click “Unlock” and complete the form “Request to Unlock
My CAIR Record.”
- If a matching record is found in the CAIR database, you will be asked to
complete the extended form on the next page.
- Click “Submit Form.”
- Within 14 days, you will be notified by secure email of any vaccines reported
into CAIRS (i.e. COVID-19).
- Download and print vaccination record.
How We Are Keeping You Safe
Mandatory Vaccination and Temperature Checks – Every person who enters our facility goes through a daily screening
and temperature check.
Proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) - Each staff member on a patient’s care team has the proper PPE
to ensure patient and staff safety.
Isolation of COVID Patients – We have implemented strict isolation practices to separate COVID-19
patients from other patients in our care.
Extensive Training - Our physicians, nurses and ancillary care team members have clinical
training and experience in infectious disease prevention and follow strict
protocols for maintaining a safe patient environment.
Infection Prevention Distancing – We have implemented many physical distancing measures throughout
the hospital and our physician offices.
Cleaning and Maintenance – Torrance Memorial follows CDC protocols for cleaning and disinfecting
all patient and treatment areas.
The Torrance Memorial Infection Prevention Department can be reached at