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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 Shared and Congregate Housing

Toolkit for Shared and Congregate Housing
Updated Jan. 14, 2021
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Guidance and tools to help owners, administrators, or operators of shared housing facilities make decisions, protect residents and staff, and communicate with public health officials.

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What to Do If You’re Sick
Testing Information for COVID-19
Testing Information
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10 Things You Can Do to Manage COVID-19 at Home
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COVID-19 Stop the Spread of Germs
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What You Need to Know about Handwashing
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Symptoms of Coronavirus Disease
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Social Distancing
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ASL Video Series: 10 Things You Can Do to Manage COVID-19 at Home
ASL Video Series: Do Your Part to Slow the Spread
ASL Video Series: Do Your Part to Slow the Spread
ASL Video Series: How Does COVID-19 Spread?
ASL Video Series: How Does COVID-19 Spread?
ASL Video Series: Social Distancing
ASL Video Series: Social Distancing
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ASL Video Series: What Older Adults Need to Know About COVID-19

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