Current Status from the CDC: “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. Chinese authorities identified the new coronavirus, which has resulted in more than a thousand confirmed cases in China, including cases outside Wuhan City. Additional cases have been identified in a growing number of other international locations, including the United States. There are ongoing investigations to learn more.”
 
Information: For the latest details on the coronavirus, along with prevention strategies, symptoms and general FAQS, please see here: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/index.html
 
Health Concerns: : If you are concerned that you or someone you know may have contracted coronavirus, we urge you to immediately contact your local provider. If you are planning to travel to China in the near future, please review the CDC’s current travel guidelines. The current CDC recommendation is that travelers avoid all nonessential travel to China.
 
*We will be updating this page in real-time to reflect the latest updates from the CDC. 

 

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