LTATF has over 30 years of experience with Contact tracing which is a core disease control measure employed by local and state health department personnel for decades. This is a key strategy for preventing further spread of COVID-19. Immediate action is needed.
Public health recommendations have been updated to accommodate new scientific evidence, evolving epidemiology and the need to simplify risk stratification.
CDC is additionally advising the use of simple cloth face coverings to slow the spread of the virus and help people who may have the virus and do not know it from transmitting it to others. Cloth face coverings fashioned from household items or made at home from common materials at low cost can be used as an additional, voluntary public health measure. For more information visit:
(The Basics of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)) will provide an overview of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), including its incubation and infectious period, symptoms, and how to prevent it.
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