COVID-19 News from the CDC

COVID-19 News from the CDC

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China.

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COVID-19 News from the CDC

Cases & Deaths by County

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 20:03:59 GMT

Cases & Deaths by County

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Cases in the U.S.

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 16:16:00 GMT

Cases in U.S.

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Staffing Resources

Fri, 25 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Staffing Resources

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Data on COVID-19 during Pregnancy

Fri, 25 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Data on COVID-19 during Pregnancy

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COVIDView Weekly Summary

Fri, 25 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

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COVID-19 Forecasts: Cases

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Learn about COVID-19 forecasts and modeling for new cases.

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Previous COVID-19 Forecasts: Cases

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Previous COVID-19 Forecasts: Cases

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Previous Forecasts of Total Deaths

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Previous COVID-19 Forecasts

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COVID-19 Forecasts: Deaths

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

CDC works with partners to bring together weekly forecasts for COVID-19 deaths in one place. These forecasts have been developed independently and shared publicly. It is important to bring these forecasts together to help understand how they compare with each other and how much uncertainty there is about what may happen in the upcoming four weeks.

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Previous COVID-19 Forecasts: Hospitalizations

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Learn about COVID-19 forecasts and modeling for new hospitalizations.

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COVID-19 Forecasts: Hospitalizations

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

COVID-19 Forecasts: New Hospitalizations

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Crew Disembarkations through Commercial Travel

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Crew Disembarkations through Commercial Travel

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CDC COVID Data Tracker Update

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 17:00:00 GMT

Maps, charts, and data provided by the CDC

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Health Departments

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Resources for State, Local, Territorial and Tribal Health Departments

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Print Resources

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Print Resources

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Guidance for Reopening Buildings After Prolonged Shutdown or Reduced Operation

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Guidance for Building Water Systems

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Holiday Celebrations

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Holiday Celebrations

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Contact Tracing Workflow in a non-US setting

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Contact Tracing Workflow in a non-US setting

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FAQs for Wildland Firefighters

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

FAQs for Wildland Firefighters

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How COVID-19 Spreads

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

How COVID-19 Spreads

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COVID-19 Travel Recommendations by Country

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

COVID-19 Travel Recommendations by Country

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Interim Laboratory Biosafety Guidelines for Handling and Processing Specimens Associated with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Until more information becomes available, precautions should be taken in handling specimens that are suspected or confirmed for SARS-CoV-2.

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Optimizing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Supplies

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Optimizing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Supplies

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Considerations for Monitoring and Evaluation of Mitigation Strategies Implemented in K-12 Schools

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Considerations for Monitoring and Evaluation of Mitigation Strategies Implemented in K-12 Schools

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Colleges, Universities, and Higher Learning

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Resources for Institutes of Higher Education

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Schools and Childcare Programs

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Schools & Childcare: Guidance for School Settings

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Monitoring and Evaluation Checklist for K-12 Schools

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Monitoring and Evaluation Checklist for K-12 Schools

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Social Media Toolkit

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Social Media Toolkit

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Frequently Asked Questions

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Most confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported from China have occurred in adults.

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Contact Tracing: Frequently Asked Questions

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Contact Tracing: Frequently Asked Questions for Health Departments

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Overview of Testing for SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Overview of Testing for SARS-CoV-2

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Commercial Laboratory Seroprevalence Survey Data

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Commercial Laboratory Seroprevalence Survey Data

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Considerations for Outdoor Learning Gardens and Community Gardens

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Considerations for Outdoor Learning Gardens and Community Gardens

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If You Are Sick or Caring for Someone

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

If you are sick with COVID-19 or suspect you are infected with the virus that causes COVID-19, you should take steps to help prevent the disease from spreading to people in your home and community.

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COVID-19 Parental Resources Kit - Young Adulthood

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

COVID-19 Parental Resources Kit - Young Adulthood

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At-Home Scavenger Hunt

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

At-Home Scavenger Hunt

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COVID-19 Contact Tracing Communications Toolkit for Health Departments

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

This toolkit will help health departments develop their communications with communities about COVID-19 contact tracing.

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Contact Tracing

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Contact tracing is used by health departments to prevent the spread of infectious diseased. In general, contact tracing involves identifying people who have an infectious disease (cases) and people who they came in contact with (contacts) and working with them to interrupt disease spread. For COVID-19, this includes asking people with cases to isolate and their contacts to quarantine at home voluntarily.

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COVID-19 in Children and Teens

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

COVID-19 in Children and Teens

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Keep Children Healthy during the COVID-19 Outbreak

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Children and Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Tips to keep children healthy while school's out

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Children, Teens, and Young Adults

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Caring for Children

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Help Stop the Spread of COVID-19 in Children

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Help Stop the Spread of COVID-19 in Children

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Travel during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Travel during the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Considerations for Outdoor Farmers Markets

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Considerations for Outdoor Farmers Markets

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Infographic: Basic do's and don'ts for employees to prevent workplace violence

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Infographic: Basic do's and don'ts for employees to prevent workplace violence

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COVID-19 Parental Resources Kit

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

COVID-19 Parental Resources Kit

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COVID-19 Parental Resources Kit - Childhood

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

COVID-19 Parental Resources Kit - Childhood

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Engaging Community Health Workers to Support Home-based care for people with COVID-19 in low-resource settings

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Engaging Community Health Workers to Support Home-based care for people with COVID-19 in low-resource settings

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COVID-19 Partner Update Call - Women, Caregiving, and COVID-19: A Delicate Balancing Act - September 14, 2020

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

COVID-19 Partner Update Call - Women, Caregiving, and COVID-19: A Delicate Balancing Act - September 14, 2020

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Ten Clinical Tips on COVID-19 for Healthcare Providers Involved in Patient Care

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Ten Clinical Tips on COVID-19 for Healthcare Providers Involved in Patient Care

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Long-Term Effects of COVID-19

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Long-Term Effects of COVID-19

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Frequently Asked Questions: Calculating Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) RT-PCR Laboratory Test Percent Positivity

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Frequently Asked Questions: Calculating Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) RT-PCR Laboratory Test Percent Positivity

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Emergency Shelters in Disaster Response in Global, Low Resource Settings

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Emergency Shelters in Disaster Response in Global, Low Resource Settings

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Homelessness and COVID-19 FAQs

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Homelessness and COVID-19 FAQs

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N95 and Other Respirators

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

N95 and Other Respirators

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Technical Assistance Note

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

The page provides guidance to health departments regarding critical points for consideration in the transfer of COVID-19 cases and contacts between health jurisdictions.

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CDC Releases Indicators for Dynamic School Decision-Making

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 22:20:00 GMT

Today, CDC released indicators to help schools make dynamic decisions about in-person learning as local conditions evolve throughout the pandemic.

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Indicators for Dynamic School Decision-Making

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Indicators for Dynamic School Decision-Making

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Management of Visitors to Healthcare Facilities in the Context of COVID-19: Non-US Healthcare Settings

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Management of Visitors to Healthcare Facilities in the Context of COVID-19: Non-US Healthcare Settings

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Considerations for Food Pantries and Food Distribution Sites

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Considerations for Food Pantries and Food Distribution Sites

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COVID-19 Forecasting: Background Information

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

COVID-19 Forecasting: Background Information

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What is Telemedicine in a non-US Setting

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

What is Telemedicine in a non-US Setting

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Operational Considerations for Personal Protective Equipment in the Context of Global Supply Shortages for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic: non-US Healthcare Settings

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Operational Considerations for Personal Protective Equipment in the Context of Global Supply Shortages for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic: non-US Healthcare Settings

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Additional Tools and Resources

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Additional Tools and Resources

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General Business Frequently Asked Questions

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

General Business Frequently Asked Questions

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Travelers Prohibited from Entry to the United States

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Travelers Prohibited from Entry to the United States

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Travel: Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Travel: Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

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Guide to Global Digital Tools for COVID-19 Response

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

CDC has received many questions about digital tools being used globally to response to COVID-19. Tools include those used for contact tracing and surveillance, among other activities. This guide describes how each tool functions and other details. The document is meant to be a dynamic resource that will be routinely updated as additional tools are reported from the field offices and as additional questions about the functional elements arise.

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Interim Operational Considerations for Public Health Management of Healthcare Workers Exposed to or Infected with COVID-19: non-US Healthcare Settings

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Interim Operational Considerations for Public Health Management of Healthcare Workers Exposed to or Infected with COVID-19: non-US Healthcare Settings

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People Who Are at Increased Risk for Severe Illness

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

People Who Are at Increased Risk for Severe Illness

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Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for Triage of Suspected COVID-19 Patients in non-US Healthcare Settings: Early Identification and Prevention of Transmission during Triage

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for Triage of Suspected COIVD-19 Patients in non-US Healthcare Settings

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What To Do if You Are Sick

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Steps to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 if you are sick

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People at Increased Risk

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

People Who Need to Take Extra Precautions

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COVID-19 Employer Information for Office Buildings

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

COVID-19 Employer Information for Office Buildings

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Data Visualization

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Seasonal Influenza (Flu)

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Sharing and Shifting Tasks to Maintain Essential Healthcare During COVID-19 in Low Resource, non-US settings

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Sharing and Shifting Tasks to Maintain Essential Healthcare During COVID-19 in Low Resource, non-US settings

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Prevent Getting Sick

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Here is what you can do to prepare your family in case COVID-19 spreads in your community.

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Training for Healthcare Professionals

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Training for Healthcare Professionals

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Other People Who Need Extra Precautions

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Other At-Risk Populations

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COVID-19 in Newly Resettled Refugee Populations

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Refugees to the United States, especially those who are recently resettled, may be in living or working conditions that put them at higher risk of getting COVID-19.

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How to Protect Yourself & Others

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

The best way to prevent COVID-19 infection is to avoid exposure to this virus and follow these everyday preventative actions.

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Doctor Visits and Getting Medicines

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Doctor Visits and Getting Medicines

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If You Are Pregnant, Breastfeeding, or Caring for Young Children

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

We do not have information from published scientific reports about the susceptibility of pregnant women to COVID-19.

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Households Living in Close Quarters

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

This guidance is intended for people living together in close quarters, such as people who share a small apartment, or for people who live in the same household with large or extended families.

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Living in Shared Housing

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Living in Shared Housing

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Personal and Social Activities

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Personal and Social Activities

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Running Essential Errands

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

As communities across the United States take steps to slow the spread of COVID-19 by limiting close contact, people are facing new challenges and questions about how to meet basic household needs, such as buying groceries and medicine, and completing banking activities. The following information provides advice about how to meet these household needs in a safe and healthy manner.

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People with Moderate to Severe Asthma

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

COVID-19 can affect your respiratory tract (nose, throat, lungs), cause an asthma attack, and possibly lead to pneumonia and acute respiratory disease.

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People with Disabilities

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

People with Disabilities

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Additional COVID-19 Guidance for Caregivers of People Living with Dementia in Community Settings

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Additional COVID-19 Guidance for Caregivers of People Living with Dementia in Community Settings

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People Who Live in a Nursing Home or Long-Term Care Facility

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

People Who Live in a Nursing Home or Long-Term Care Facility

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Older Adults

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Older adults, 65 years and older, are at higher risk for severe illness. COVID-19 is a new disease and we are learning more about it every day.

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Returning to Work

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Returning to Work

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Know When to Delay your Travel to Avoid Spreading COVID-19

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Know When to Delay your Travel to Avoid Spreading COVID-19

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Deciding to Go Out

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Deciding to Go Out

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People with Certain Medical Conditions

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

People of Any Age with Underlying Medical Conditions

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Implementing Safety Practices for Critical Infrastructure Workers Who May Have Had Exposure to a Person with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Interim Guidance for Implementing Safety Practices for Critical Infrastructure Workers Who May Have Had Exposure to a Person with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19

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Contact Tracing for COVID-19

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Contact Tracing for COVID-19

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Coronavirus Self-Checker

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Coronavirus Self-Checker

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