Coronavirus testing has come to skid row. But what happens when infected patients disappear?

Fatima, who is homeless and living on skid row in downtown Los Angeles, gets tested for the coronavirus
Fatima, who is homeless and living on skid row in downtown Los Angeles, gets tested for the coronavirus by family nurse practitioner Shannon Fernando with Los Angeles Christian Health Centers.
(Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)

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Benjamin Oreskes is a general assignment reporter in the Los Angeles Times’ California section.