Going alone or only with the people in your quarantine bubble will minimize your risk.
Goal is to contact everyone with a positive COVID-19 test within 24 hours to identify their close contacts and contact them within 48 hours.
Cloth Face Coverings: The Dos and Don’ts of wearing them – Tips from the Washington State Department of Health
While most discussions of contact tracing have focused on countries’ use of surveillance technology, contact tracing is actually a fairly manual process..
If you want to sound like a pro when talking to family and friends about COVID-19, make sure you’re using these commonly-confused public health terms right.
Health officials urge everyone to wear a face covering at any indoor or outdoor public space where you may be within 6 feet of someone who doesn’t live with you
Ultimately, the psychological impact of the pandemic will harm far more people than the virus itself, experts say.
California’s governor and San Francisco’s mayor worked together to act early in confronting the COVID threat. For Andrew Cuomo and Bill de Blasio, it was a different story, and 27,000 New Yorkers have died so far.
Nursing homes were short-staffed before the coronavirus pandemic hit. Now it’s even harder to recruit and retain nurses and aides needed to care for residents.
An epidemiologist who is immune-compromised himself explains how to stay safe as society opens up again.
Businesses in the counties approved to move into Phase 2 must comply with all health and safety guidelines to reopen.
The findings support categorizing pregnant patients as a higher risk group, particularly with obesity and chronic diseases like asthma and high blood pressure.
Seattle & King County public health officials recommend that anyone who has COVID-19 symptoms or close contact with someone who has COVID-19 be tested right away.
Contact tracers will reach out to people who may have been exposed the virus.
Workers at the University of Washington Medical Center are complaining hospital authorities are not notifying them when they may have been exposed on the job.