Public Health Response to the Coronavirus COVID-19 Disease Outbreak

Source: CDC

An outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has spread throughout China and to 31 other countries and territories, including the United States. Fourteen cases have been diagnosed in the United States, in addition to 39 cases among repatriated persons from high-risk settings, for a current total of 53 cases within the United States. The U.S. government and public health partners are implementing aggressive measures to slow and contain transmission of COVID-19 in the United States.

What can you do to stay health?

  • Wash your hands often.
  • Cough into your elbow.
  • Don’t touch your face.
  • Keep safe distance from people – 6 feet.
  • Stay home if you can .

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