In January 2020 the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the outbreak of a new coronavirus disease.
Outbreaks of novel virus infections among people are always of public health concern, and we are committed to helping you stay informed and prepared as the situation develops.
A medical team is available 24/7 to assist you and your family from the comfort of home if you believe you have symptoms of the virus.
Stay informed with the latest information from the CDC.
Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that are common in people and many different species of animals. The current outbreak involves a new coronavirus that causes a condition called COVID-19.
The virus is thought to spread mainly from person-to-person. This mostly occurs when respiratory droplets from an infected person land in the mouths or noses of people who are nearby via a cough or sneeze.
The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure:
There is no specific antiviral treatment recommended for COVID-19. People who think they may have been exposed should contact a healthcare provider immediately.
The recommended measures will help prevent the spread of infections, such as colds, flu and stomach bugs, and can protect you and your family from getting sick even if COVID-19 has not yet arrived in your community.
If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately. Emergency warning signs include:*
*This list is not all-inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning.