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+COVID19- What You Need To Know

The Indiana State Department of Health has announced the second confirmed case of COVID-19 in Indiana (and two additional presumptive positive cases.)

The Best way to protect yourself from any respiratory illness, including the flu, is to:

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick
  • Stay home when sick
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash and was your hands
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces with appropriate disinfectant.

Please use the ISDH COVID 19 website (http://on.in.govCOVID19) for the latest information.

Any further questions please call ISDH (317) 233-7125

Center for Disease Control (770) 488-7100

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