Coronavirus Health Information

Preventing Illness

To help prevent the spread of respiratory viruses, including the coronavirus and flu, follow these important tips:
  1. Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer.
  2. Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  3. Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  4. Stay home when you are sick.
  5. Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash and wash your hands.
  6. Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
  7. Individuals with chronic health issues and/or individuals experiencing severe symptoms should be evaluated by a medical professional.
  8. Get vaccinated every year.