Important update: Healthcare facilities
CDC has updated select ways to operate healthcare systems effectively in response to COVID-19 vaccination. Learn more
UPDATEGiven 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.
UPDATEThe 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.
COVID-19 Booster Shots
There are now booster recommendations for all three available COVID-19 vaccines in the United States.Learn More
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- 22 OctCOVID Data Tracker Recent Updates - 2021-10-21 - New How to Use CDC???s COVID Data Tracker video shows users how to use COVID Data Tracker to follow pandemic trends and find key COVID-19 data