General COVID-19 Information

Last updated on April 23, 2020.

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) webpage
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html 

This website has information on the situation summary, cases in the U.S., advice for individuals, communities, schools, businesses, health care professionals, health departments, travelers, and laboratories. The website updates each day and has a “What’s New” section for the latest updates. It also includes the latest CDC briefings and communication resources. The CDC website is considered the primary source of factual information and several organizations and websites refer back to this website or develop their materials based on information in this website. Check this website frequently for updates.

*View the latest data on cases in the U.S. here.

View the CDC Framework for Mitigation here.   
View CDC Resources for State, Local, Territorial, and Tribal Health Departments here.   

*View resources for healthcare facilities and professionals here.

*View how to protect yourself here.
*View what to do if you are sick here.

*View advice for people who are at higher risk for severe illness here

*View Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) here.

*View Guidance on Social Distancing for Tribal Communities here.

*View FAQs on Funeral and Burial Services for AI/ANs here.

 

World Health Organization (WHO)
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak webpage
https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019

This website includes situation reports from around the world, advice for the public, healthcare workers, workplaces, a section called “mythbusters,” a lot of technical guidance on what to do in various situations, media resources, the latest on travel, and training materials to prepare (table top exercises/simulation). Has expanded information and training resources compared to the CDC webpage that may help communities.

View country and technical guidance here.

*View advice for the public here.

*View myth busters here.


Johns Hopkins University & Medicine
Coronavirus Resource Center
https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/

This website includes information from experts in global public health, infectious disease, and emergency preparedness and includes situation updates, how to protect yourself, and frequently asked questions. The website includes a link to a COVID-19 Interactive Map that is tracking cases in real time with information that is often more updated than the CDC website. Only access the map from this link – other links in social media may contain malware.

*View the COVID-19 map here. Click on the US on the left for total numbers, and then click on "admin1" tab for state data.

*View COVID-19 basics for protecting your health here.  View Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs here.

*View of list of States wtih COVID-19 Data by Race here.


National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
https://www.nih.gov/health-information/coronavirus#!/detail/403327

This website includes information that is similar to the CDC website, but has additional information on the latest research, clinical trials, and information from NIH institutes. Dr. Anthony Fauci is considered a trusted expert on this topic.

*View Expert Panel NIH Treatment Guidelines for COVID-19 here.

 

Harvard Medical School
Coronavirus Resource Center
https://www.health.harvard.edu/diseases-and-conditions/coronavirus-resource-center

This website contains credible information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and includes frequently asked questions (FAQs), advice on how to protect yourself, advice on coping with anxiety and stress, and includes some podcasts with useful information.

*View COVID-19 webinar series here.