Centers for Disease Control Resources

Who is at risk?

The current risk asessment from the Centers for Disease Control states:

The immediate risk for individuals of being exposed to COVID-19 is thought to be low.

Folks who might be at higher risk are: 

  • People in places where ongoing community spread of the virus has been reported, with increase in risk dependent on the location
  • Healthcare workers caring for patients with COVID-19 
  • Travelers returning from affected international locations where community spread is occuring
  • The elderly and those with existing repiratory deficiancies or other immunocompromising diseases

For more information on COVID-19, please visit the CDC's website at www.cdc.gov/covid19

To contact the CDC, please call their prevention's information line at 800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636).
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Department of Health and Human Services Resources

HHS and the Office of the Assistant Secretary are hard at work making sure Americans have the resources they need to combat this virus. 

For updates on recent medical developments regarding COVID-19, please vist DHHS' website

For a healthcare planning checklist click here