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Update: Public Health Response to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Outbreak — United States, February 24, 2020

CDC Public Health Response As of February 24, 2020, a total of 1,336 CDC staff members have been involved in…

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Active Monitoring of Persons Exposed to Patients with Confirmed COVID-19 — United States, January–February 2020

On March 3, 2020, this report was posted online as an MMWR Early Release. Rachel M. Burke, PhD1; Claire M….

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Severe Outcomes Among Patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) — United States, February 12–March 16, 2020

On March 18, 2020, this report was posted online as an MMWR Early Release. Summary What is already known about…

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United States Coronavirus (COVID-19) Death Toll Surpasses 100,000 | CDC Online Newsroom

Today the number of people in the United States who have died from COVID-19 surpassed 100,000. Families, friends, coworkers, loved…

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Public Attitudes, Behaviors, and Beliefs Related to COVID-19, Stay-at-Home Orders, Nonessential Business Closures, and Public Health Guidance — United States, New York City, and Los Angeles, May 5–12, 2020

On June 12, 2020, this report was posted online as an MMWR Early Release.   SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes…

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Key Considerations for Transferring Patients to Relief Healthcare Facilities when Responding to Community Transmission of COVID-19 in the United States

Key Terms Relief Healthcare Facilities (RHFs): Established licensed healthcare facilities (e.g., hospitals, long-term acute care hospitals, long-term care facilities, and…

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Reporting COVID-19 Vaccinations in the United States

EUA has been granted for use of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine among people aged 16 years and older and for use of both the Moderna vaccine and the J&J/Janssen vaccine among people aged 18 years and older. Therefore, vaccine use…

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Requirement for Proof of Negative COVID-19 Test or Recovery from COVID-19 for All Air Passengers Arriving in the United States

If you plan to travel internationally, get tested before you travel by air into the United States (US), or be…

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Ensuring the Safety of COVID-19 Vaccines in the United States

The U.S. vaccine safety system ensures that all vaccines are as safe as possible. Safety is a top priority while…

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Estimated Influenza Illnesses, Medical visits, and Hospitalizations Averted by Vaccination in the United States — 2019–2020 Influenza Season

This web page provides estimates on the burden of influenza and the effects of annual influenza vaccination in the United…