COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus)
Washoe County is actively responding to COVID-19 (novel coronavirus). The regional COVID-19 website can be found at www.covid19Washoe.com.
Need a test? Call or go online for a risk assessment:Call your medical provider, or the Health District at 775-328-2427 24-7.
It's very important that if you are sick, but don't meet any of the risks above, you should call your healthcare organization's telemedicine program first before you call your medical provider.
Businesses with sick employees should not require them to return to work. See Governor's technical bulletin.
The Health District is advising that anyone who has traveled out of state or by airline should self-isolate and monitor symptoms for a period of 14 days following their return in order to take precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in Washoe County. Individuals who develop symptoms should contact their healthcare provider or the Health District at 775-328-2427.
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Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Will a mask help prevent contracting COVID-19? See the latest guidance from the CDC.