Important update: Healthcare facilities
CDC has updated select ways to operate healthcare systems effectively in response to COVID-19 vaccination. Learn more
Given new evidence on the B.1.617.2 (Delta) variant, CDC has updated the guidance for fully vaccinated people. CDC recommends universal indoor masking for all teachers, staff, students, and visitors to K-12 schools, regardless of vaccination status. Children should return to full-time in-person learning in the fall with layered prevention strategies in place.
The White House announced that vaccines will be required for international travelers coming into the United States, with an effective date of November 8, 2021. For purposes of entry into the United States, vaccines accepted will include FDA approved or authorized and WHO Emergency Use Listing vaccines. More information is available here.
Travel requirements to enter the United States are changing, starting November 8, 2021. More information is available here.

Communication Resources

Communication Resources
Updated Sept. 14, 2021

CDC is reviewing this page to align with updated guidance.

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Guidance Documents

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Testing Communication Toolkit

Social media messaging and fact sheets you can use to communicate about COVID-19 testing in your community.

Testing Communication Toolkit
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Flu Vaccine

Digital media toolkit materials are available to help communicate the importance of vaccination.

Digital Media Toolkit
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Communication Tools
Coronavirus Diseases 2019 (COVID-19).Social distancing means putting space between yourself and others.

Toolkit to help localize efforts in responding to the virus that causes COVID-19.

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Real-time COVID-19 information added to your website.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).

A collection of media resources on COVID-19 response, published online.