2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
It is critical for Floridians to fully understand and follow important healthy activities related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please remember the following significant precautions:
- Practice Social Distancing. (Maintain at least 6 feet between other people in any public area.)
- Wash your hands often for at least 20 seconds. (Or use a hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol.)
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth. (Once contaminated, hands can transfer the virus to your eyes, nose or mouth.)
You can learn more about preventing COVID-19 by visiting https://floridahealthcovid19.gov/prevention/.
In addition, please review the attached fact sheet from the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors which includes good information for people with underlying conditions.
Finally, please take the new COVID-19 Community Action Survey now and share it with others. The Stronger Than C-19 Community Action Survey is designed to gather information to help the Department track and slow the spread of COVID-19 in Florida. Please take the survey now and share it with others.
All updates from the Florida Department of Health are available here: https://floridahealthcovid19.gov. The COVID-19 Call Center is also available
24/7 at 1 (866) 779-6121. The COVID-19 Email Center can be reached at COVIDfirstname.lastname@example.org.Please share these important messages and resources with your community members.