IF YOU ARE FULLY VACCINATED
CDC has updated its guidance for people who are fully vaccinated. See Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People.
IMPORTANT UPDATE FOR SCHOOLS
CDC recommends schools continue to use the current COVID-19 prevention strategies for the 2020-2021 school year. Learn more
Important update: Healthcare facilities
CDC has updated select ways to operate healthcare systems effectively in response to COVID-19 vaccination. Learn more

Prevent Getting Sick

Prevent Getting Sick
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When to Quarantine

Quarantine helps prevent spread of disease that can occur before a person knows they are sick or if they are infected with the virus without feeling symptoms. Learn more

Quarantine if you think you've been exposed

People in quarantine should stay home, separate themselves from others, monitor their health, and follow directions from their state or local health department.

Choosing Safer Activities
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  • If you are fully vaccinated, you can resume activities that you did before the pandemic.
  • Fully vaccinated people can resume activities without wearing a mask or physically distancing, except where required by federal, state, local, tribal, or territorial laws, rules, and regulations, including local business and workplace guidance.
  • If you haven’t been vaccinated yet, find a vaccine.

 

Safer Activities

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Learn how to protect yourself during hurricanes, wildfires, and other natural disasters during the COVID-19 pandemic.