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2019 Novel Coronavirus (CDC)

Syndicate content 2019 Novel Coronavirus
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China.
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Cases in the U.S.

26.09.2021
CDC COVID Data Tracker - Cases and Deaths by State
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shot

24.09.2021
People who have had 2 shots of Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna vaccines may need to start receiving a COVID-19 booster shot 8 months after their second dose.
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

COVID Data Tracker Weekly Review

24.09.2021
A review of the week's key data from CDC's COVID Data Tracker, narrative interpretations, and visualizations.
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

What Tribal Communities Need to Know About COVID-19 Vaccines

24.09.2021
Facts about COVID-19 vaccines for American Indian and Native Alaskan tribal communities.
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

24.09.2021
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Home Page
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19 Vaccination

24.09.2021
Answers to commonly asked questions about COVID-19 vaccines, including vaccine cost, availability, and types.
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

COVID-19 Contact Tracing

23.09.2021
COVID-19 Contact Tracing Training Guidance and Resources
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

Contact Tracing Resources for Health Departments

23.09.2021
CDC general principles for COVID and what CDC is doing to support contact tracing.
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

Types of Masks

23.09.2021
Masks help stop the spread of COVID-19 to others. Find out how to wear, clean, and make masks.
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

Staffing Resources

23.09.2021
Federal staffing resources for health departments.
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

CDC's COVID-19 Weekly Partner Calls

22.09.2021
CDC's COVID-19 Weekly Partner Calls provide a broad base of partners with updates on the latest guidance, hot topics, and scientific insight on CDC's COVID-19 response efforts. Each week the call focuses on a specific topic, diving deeply to provide more information, followed by a Q&A portion of the call. Questions are accepted ahead of time from the general public, and though not all questions are able to be answered during the call, as many are answered as possible.
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

Operational Considerations for Adapting a Contact Tracing Program to Respond to the COVID-19 Pandemic

22.09.2021
Contact tracing is a key component of controlling transmission of infectious diseases. This document is for CDC country offices, ministries of health, sub-national public health authorities, and other implementing partners in non-US settings. While select adaptations may be relevant for any jurisdiction, the document focuses on adaptations that might be especially useful in low- and middle-income countries.
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

Notification of Exposure: A Contact Tracer's Guide for COVID-19

22.09.2021
A Contact Tracer's Guide for COVID-19 focuses on communication strategies for contact interviews and provides suggested language for each topic area covered in an interview.
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

Talking with the Patient - A Case Investigator's Guide to COVID-19

22.09.2021
This document focuses on communication strategies for case interviews and provides suggested language for case investigators as they cover each topic area during an interview.
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

Customizable Contact Tracing Notification Letters

22.09.2021
Sample letters for K-12 school administrators to respond to COVID-19 cases
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

Toolkit for Responding to COVID-19 Cases

22.09.2021
Toolkit for K-12 school administrators with resources for responding to COVID-19 cases
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

COVID-19 Forecasts: Deaths

22.09.2021
Forecasts show national and state level cumulative reported and predicted deaths since the beginning of the pandemic. CDC is working with partners to bring together weekly COVID-19 forecasts in one place.
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

Previous COVID-19 Forecasts: Hospitalizations

22.09.2021
Learn about COVID-19 forecasts and modeling for new hospitalizations.
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

COVID-19 Forecasts: Cases

22.09.2021
Learn about COVID-19 forecasts and modeling for new cases.
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health

Interim Guidelines for COVID-19 Antibody Testing

21.09.2021
CDC has developed interim guidance for how healthcare providers, laboratories, and public health staff should use antibody tests for COVID-19. These tests look for the presence of antibodies, which are specific proteins made in response to infections.
Categories: C.D.C. (U.S.), Health