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Since January 2020, CDC has been learning more about how COVID-19 spreads and affects people and communities.
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K-12 Schools and Childcare Programs

Tue, 01/12/2021 - 07:00
Answers to frequently asked questions concerning how administrators, teachers, and parents should respond to COVID-19.
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Health Departments

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 07:00
Resources for State, Local, Territorial and Tribal Health Departments
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Maintaining Essential Services for Malaria in Low-Resource Countries

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 07:00
If essential malaria interventions are significantly disrupted due to COVID-19 challenges, numbers of malaria cases will significantly increase, and death rates could double.
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COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs in Correctional and Detention Centers

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 07:00
Frequently asked questions about COVID-19 vaccination in correctional and detention centers. For general information about COVID-19 vaccine, please see the CDC COVID-19 Vaccine Information page.
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COVID-19 Rapid Assessment of Point of Entry Capacity (RAPC)

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 07:00
CDC's rapid risk assessment protocol for point of entry capacity provides a qualitative assessment tool for determining public health needs and capabilities at a point of entry (POE) to address Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) preparedness and response. This qualitative assessment tool is meant to complement other more quantitative tools for POE assessment.
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Handwashing

Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:00
Provides guidance on how and when to wash your hands to prevent COVID-19.
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Contact Tracing

Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:00
Access tools, workflow, and program guidance for COVID-19 contact tracing.
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Guidance for U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Staff for the Establishment and Management of Public Health Rapid Response Teams for Disease Outbreaks: COVID-19 Disease Supplement Infographic

Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:00
Guidance for U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Staff for the Establishment and Management of Public Health Rapid Response Teams for Disease Outbreaks: COVID-19 Disease Supplement Infographic
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How to Make 0.1% Chlorine Solution to Disinfect Surfaces in Healthcare Settings

Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:00
How to Make 0.1% Chlorine Solution to Disinfect Surfaces in Healthcare Settings
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Improving Ventilation in Your Home

Thu, 01/07/2021 - 07:00
If a visitor needs to be in your home, improving ventilation (air flow) can help prevent virus particles from accumulating in the air in your home. Good ventilation, along with other preventive actions, like staying 6 feet apart and wearing masks, can help prevent you from getting and spreading Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).
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COVID-19 Vaccinations

Thu, 01/07/2021 - 07:00
Messages and graphics to support COVID-19 vaccination efforts.
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COVID-19 Information Metrics for Response Leadership's Decision Making

Thu, 01/07/2021 - 07:00
This document aims to provide critical COVID-19 information metrics by technical area that response leaders in non-U.S. settings can request to aid in informing COVID-19 response decisions. This document includes a set of core metrics within 10 technical areas for response leaders to help monitor response progress and guide decision making.
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K-12 Schools COVID-19 Mitigation Toolkit

Thu, 01/07/2021 - 07:00
Employers, use this toolkit to plan, prepare, and respond as you reintegrate employees into the workplace.
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Providing Care and Treatment for People Living with HIV in Low-Resource Non-US Settings During COVID-19 Pandemic

Thu, 01/07/2021 - 07:00
This document offers operational considerations for maintaining essential HIV services in low-resource settings in the context of COVID-19.
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Cases, Data, and Surveillance

Thu, 01/07/2021 - 07:00
CDC is aggressively responding to the global outbreak of COVID-19 and preparing for the potential of community spread in the United States.
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Vaccination Considerations for People who are Pregnant or Breastfeeding

Thu, 01/07/2021 - 07:00
Healthcare personnel who are pregnant or breastfeeding may get vaccinated for COVID-19, but there are many considerations that go into that decision.
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Interim Laboratory Biosafety Guidelines for Handling and Processing Specimens Associated with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Wed, 01/06/2021 - 07:00
Until more information becomes available, precautions should be taken in handling specimens that are suspected or confirmed for SARS-CoV-2.
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COVID-19 Rapid Response Team Guidance

Wed, 01/06/2021 - 07:00
Guidance for U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Staff for the Establishment and Management of Public Health Rapid Response Teams for Disease Outbreaks: COVID-19 Disease Supplement
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Toolkit for People Experiencing Homelessness

Wed, 01/06/2021 - 07:00
Guidance and tools to help homeless service providers make decisions and protect and communicate with staff and with people who are experiencing homelessness during COVID-19
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Toolkit for Businesses and Workplaces

Wed, 01/06/2021 - 07:00
Guidance and tools to help businesses make decisions, protect their staff, and communicate with their communities.
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