Find Local Information Know where to find local information on COVID-19 and local trends of COVID-19 cases.
Know the signs and symptoms of COVID-19 and what to do if symptomatic: -Stay home when you are sick. -Call your health care provider’s office in advance of a visit. -Limit movement in the community. -Limit visitors
Take Steps for Those at Higher Risk Know what additional measures those at higher risk and who are vulnerable should take.
Protect Yourself & Family Implement steps to prevent illness (e.g., stay home when sick, handwashing, respiratory etiquette, clean frequently touched surfaces daily).
Consider 2-week supply of prescription and over the counter medications, food and other essentials. Know how to get food delivered if possible.Establish ways to communicate with others (e.g., family, friends, co-workers).Establish plans to telework, what to do about childcare needs, how to adapt to cancellation of events.
Create a household plan of action in case of illness in the household or disruption of daily activities due to COVID-19 in the community.
Stay Informed About Emergency Plans Know about emergency operations plans for schools/workplaces of household members.
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Mar 15· Edited: Mar 15
COVID-19- How to Prepare
Here is what you can do to prepare your family in case COVID-19 spreads in your community.
COVID-19- How to Prepare Here is what you can do to prepare your family in case COVID-19 spreads in your community.