Important update: Healthcare facilities
CDC has updated select ways to operate healthcare systems effectively in response to COVID-19 vaccination. Learn more
UPDATE
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.
UPDATE
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.
UPDATE
Travel requirements to enter the United States are changing, starting November 8, 2021. More information is available here.

Social Media Toolkit – Masks

Social Media Toolkit - Masks
Updated Mar. 29, 2022

CDC is reviewing this page to align with updated guidance.

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Types of Masks

Sample Messages

When you wear a mask, you help protect yourself & others from #COVID19. Choose a mask with the best fit, protection, and comfort for you. More: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/types-of-masks.html


Masks, along with vaccines and testing, are important tools that help fight #COVID19. Choose a mask with the best fit, protection, and comfort for you. Learn more about your mask options: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/types-of-masks.html

Digital Resources

N95 Masks

Sample Messages

Digital Resources