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COVID-19 Resources

Coronavirus COVID-19 Information

A message from Greene County regarding COVID-19 can be found in this link.  


As always, we recommend Georgia residents refer to the websites of the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) and the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) for up-to-date and detailed disease information.

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
https://www.cdc.gov/

Georgia Department of Public Health
https://dph.georgia.gov/

Downloadable PDF Resources from the CDC:

Stop the Spread of Germs

COVID-19 Symptoms

What To Do If You Are Sick

Share Facts About COVID-19

COVID-19 Infographic

COVID-19 Facts

Can the COVID-19 virus spread through drinking water?

The COVID-19 virus has not been detected in drinking water. Conventional water treatment methods that use filtration and disinfection, such as those in most municipal drinking water systems, should remove or inactivate the virus that causes COVID-19. - https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/php/water.html

Helpful guidance on developing workplace policies and procedures to combat Coronavirus COVID-19: Click here to read the article

 

Below is a compilation of online resource links assembled and distributed by the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), updated March 4, 2020.



 

US DHHS CDC Global COVID-19 Map
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/locations-confirmed-cases.html#map

 US DHHS CDC US Outbreak Statistics
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/cases-in-us.html

 US Department of State Travel Advisories
https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories.html/

 

DEFINITIONS, BACKGROUND, PLANS

US DHHS Public Health Emergency Declaration
https://www.phe.gov/emergency/news/healthactions/phe/Pages/2019-nCoV.aspx

Flu Types, definitions, and naming conventions. US DHHS CDC
http://www.cdc.gov/flu/about/viruses/types.htm

Definitions and Risk Assessments, US DHHS CDC (Interim US Guidance for Risk Assessment and Public Health Management of Persons with Potential Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Exposure in Travel-associated or Community Settings)
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/php/risk-assessment.html

National Pandemic Strategy Page, US DHHS CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/flu/pandemic-resources/national-strategy/index.html

Pandemic Intervals Framework, US DHHS CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/flu/pandemic-resources/national-strategy/intervals-framework.html

Pandemic Phases, World Health Organization (2009 H1N1)
https://www.who.int/csr/disease/swineflu/phase/en/

 

INTERNATIONAL SITES

World Health Organization (WHO)
https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019

EU European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. COVID-19 site
https://www.ecdc.europa.eu/en/novel-coronavirus-china

UK Government COVID-19 Publications
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-infection-prevention-and-control

Canada Government COVID-19 Info Page
https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection/canadas-reponse.html

Australian Government. Department of Health COVID-19 Resource page
https://www.health.gov.au/resources/collections/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov-resources

 

US GOVERNMENT SITES

US DHHS Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) COVID-19 page (PHE.GOV)
https://www.phe.gov/Preparedness/COVID19/Pages/default.aspx

 US DHHS ASPR TRACIE.
https://asprtracie.hhs.gov/technical-resources/44/SARS-MERS/44

US DHHS National Institutes of Health (NIH)
https://www.nih.gov/health-information/coronavirus

US DHHS NIH National Library of Medicine (NLM)
https://www.nlm.nih.gov/index.html#Novel_Coronavirus

 

US DHHS CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/

US DHHS CDC Travel Health Notices
https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/notices?deliveryName=USCDC_1150-DM20414

US DHHS CDC Weekly COVID-19 newsletter updates
https://tools.cdc.gov/CampaignProxyService/subscriptions.aspx

US DHHS CDC NIOSH
https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/emres/2019_ncov.html

Respirator Information
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/respirator-use-faq.html

US DHHS Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Provider-Enrollment-and-Certification/SurveyCertEmergPrep/Influenza-Viruses

https://www.cms.gov/About-CMS/Agency-Information/Emergency/EPRO/Resources/Waivers-and-flexibilities

US DHHS Food and Drug Administration.
https://www.fda.gov/emergency-preparedness-and-response/mcm-issues/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19

COVID-19 Emergency Use Authorizations (FDA)
https://www.fda.gov/medical-devices/emergency-situations-medical-devices/emergency-use-authorizations#coronavirus2019

US Dpt of Labor OSHA
https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/covid-19/

US Dpt of State. Overseas Security Advisory Council.
https://www.osac.gov/Content/Announcement/fee23fa6-8c30-44ae-985f-180e3ce9635e

US Dpt of Transportation FAA. Interim Aircrew Guidance for COVID-19
https://www.faa.gov/other_visit/aviation_industry/airline_operators/airline_safety/safo/all_safos/media/2020/SAFO20001.pdf

USA GOV International Traveler Issues for Americans
https://www.usa.gov/americans-abroad#item-214568

US National Governors Association. COVID-19 Site
https://www.nga.org/coronavirus/

 

PROFESSIONAL, ORGANIZATIONAL, PRIVATE AND ACADEMIC SITES

American College of Emergency Physicians. COVID-19 Resource page
https://www.acep.org/by-medical-focus/infectious-diseases/coronavirus/

American College Health Association
https://acha.org/acha/resources/topics/2019_novel_coronavirus_2019-ncov.aspx

Health Industry Distributors Association
https://www.hida.org/distribution/advocacy/industry-issues/Coronavirus-resource-center.aspx

International Air Transport Association. Air Transport and Communicable Diseases Page
https://www.iata.org/en/programs/safety/health/diseases

National Ebola Training and Education Center. (Search under COVID-19 Resources)
https://netec.org/

https://repository.netecweb.org/exhibits/show/ncov/ncov

 Network for Public Health Law. Coronavirus Primer. Authorities, etc…
https://www.networkforphl.org/resources/emergency-legal-preparedness-wuhan-coronavirus/

University of Minnesota. Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy. COVID-19 page.
http://www.cidrap.umn.edu/infectious-disease-topics/covid-19

Massachusetts General Hospital. 2019 Novel Coronavirus Toolkit
https://www.massgeneral.org/disaster-medicine/tools/

 

Region IV Government Information Sites:

Alabama Department of Health: http://www.alabamapublichealth.gov/infectiousdiseases/2019-coronavirus.html

Florida Department of Health: http://www.floridahealth.gov/diseases-and-conditions/COVID-19/index.html

Georgia Department of Health: https://dph.georgia.gov/

Kentucky Department of Health: https://chfs.ky.gov/agencies/dph/Pages/covid19.aspx

Mississippi Department of Health: https://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/14,0,420.html

North Carolina Department of Health: https://www.ncdhhs.gov/divisions/public-health/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19-response-north-carolina

South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control: https://www.scdhec.gov/health/infectious-diseases/viruses/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19

Tennessee Department of Health: https://www.tn.gov/health/cedep/ncov.html

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