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COVID-19 Updates & Community Resources

The information and resources you need to make wise decisions during the COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID-19 Updates & Community Resources
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If You're Sick

If You Are Sick or Caring for Someone

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.

If you think you have been exposed to COVID-19 and develop a fever and symptoms, such as cough or difficulty breathing, call your healthcare provider for medical advice.

  • Stay home except to get medical care
  • Separate yourself from other people in your home, this is known as home isolation
  • Call ahead before visiting your doctor
  • Wear a face maskĀ 
  • Cover your coughs and sneezes
  • Clean your hands often
  • Avoid sharing personal household item
  • Clean all high-touch surfaces everyday
  • Monitor your symptoms

Visit the CDC website for moreĀ in depth information.

When to Seek Medical Attention

If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately. Emergency warning signs include*:
  • Trouble breathing
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • New confusion or inability to arouse
  • Bluish lips or face

*This list is not all inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning.