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Coronavirus – Take Steps to Protect Yourself

Clean Hands Often
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds especially after you have been in a public place, or after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.
  • If soap and water are not readily available, use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol. Cover all surfaces of your hands and rub them together until they feel dry.
  • Avoid touching your face, do not touch eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Avoid shaking hands.
Cover Coughs and Sneezes
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze or use the inside of your elbow.
  • Throw used tissues in the trash.
  • Immediately wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not readily available, clean your hands with a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.
Avoid Close Contact
  • Avoid close contact with people.
  • Put at least 6 feet of distance between yourself and other people
  • Stay Home – unless it is essential that you leave your house
Signs and Symptoms – What to do

If you are experiencing Fever, Cough, Shortness of Breath AND have been in close contact with anyone who has tested positive for or a person under investigation (PUI) for COVID-19

Resources
  • Toledo Lucas County Health Department: 419.213.4100
  • Wood County: 419.352.8402
  • Ohio Department of Health: 614.995.5599
  • ODH Information Hotline: 1.833.4.ASK ODH
  • Monroe County Health Department: 734.240.7800
  • Michigan Department of Health: Regular Business Hours – 517.335.8165; After Hours – 517.335.9030
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