All recorded SARS-Cov-2 diagnostic tests on CDCR staff, including those conducted in the community if they were reported to CDCR.
Anonymized signed integer ID value for the staff member, consistent across all data in the same upload.
Collection date of diagnostic test. In cases where more than one test is collected on the same day, positive tests are picked first, then negative tests, then indeterminate tests. If a tie remains, the last test result that day will be picked. Note: In some cases, the test result is reported by the employee and test collection date is not known. In these cases, the date CDCR was informed by the employee is used as the test collection date.
Date test result received by CDCR. Often unknown.
The test result.
DETECTED, NOT DETECTED, INDETERMINATE
The name of the order for the test. In some cases, test type is specified, in others, it is not. Note: Due to issues in the source data, some values are missing or irrelevant and in other cases, the full order description is truncated.
BinaxNow COVID-19, COVID- 19, Rapid PCR, COVIDPOOL, SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-
Anatomical collection site of test, when recorded.
Nasal Cavity, Oropharyngeal, Anterior Nasal
The laboratory that conducted the test. In cases where the employee reported the result to CDCR, the vendor is listed as "Sharepoint"
The cycle threshold at the N1 epitope, when recorded.
The cycle threshold at the N2 epitope, when recorded.
The identified variant, when recorded. Note: Variant information is not available for most positive tests. Genotyping only attemped on positive staff specimens with Ct < 25.