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Important update: Healthcare facilities
CDC has updated select ways to operate healthcare systems effectively in response to COVID-19 vaccination. Learn more
To maximize protection from the Delta variant and prevent possibly spreading it to others, get vaccinated as soon as you can and wear a mask indoors in public if you are in an area of substantial or high transmission.
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.

Toolkit for Correctional and Detention Facilities

Toolkit for Correctional and Detention Facilities
Updated Feb. 18, 2021
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Guidance and tools to help administrators of correctional and detention facilities make decisions and protect and communicate with staff, people who are incarcerated, and their communities.

Social Media

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Stop the Spread
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What to Do If You’re Sick
What to Do If You’re Sick
Testing Information
Testing Information
Protecting Older Adults
Protecting Older Adults

Videos

COVID-19 Stop the Spread of Germs
COVID-19 Stop the Spread of Germs
What You Need to Know about Handwashing
What You Need to Know about Handwashing
Symptoms of Coronavirus Disease
Symptoms of Coronavirus Disease
Social Distancing
Social Distancing
How to Wear a Mask
How to Wear a Mask

PSAs

 Coronavirus Stops With Me
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Cleaning and Disinfection
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What To Do If You Are Sick
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