Coronavirus Update

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a worldwide concern, and many steps are being done to help stop the spread in our nation.  Below is useful information, as well as the latest local news for the virus.  Please check back for recent updates.

How To Protect Yourself / What To Do If You Are Sick

Pittsburgh Cares – How You Can Help

Symptoms that may appear 2-14 days after exposure:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

When to seek medical attention:*

  • Trouble breathing
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • New confusion
  • Inability to wake or stay awake
  • Bluish lips or face

*the above list does not include everything.  Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning.

Latest News

Masks Now Mandatory in All Public Places in Pennsylvania, Gov. Tom Wolf Announces

School Districts Start Approving Tentative Reopening Plans

Allegheny Co. Health Officials Make Strong Recommendation for People Traveling Out-Of-State

Allegheny County Bans Alcohol Consumption at Bars and Restaurants

Allegheny County Officials Recommend Quarantine, Testing for Travelers

Study Finds Masks Have Saved Thousands of Covid-19 Cases, Expert Urge to Keep Wearing Them

Coronavirus: PA Now Has 82,696 Confirmed Cases; 6,464 Deaths

Department of Health Announces Partnership with CVS Health to Assist with COVID-19 Response in Nursing Homes

PA Secretary of Health Gives Warning to Families Planning Beach Vacations

Current Cases in Pennsylvania (Current 78% Recovery Rate)

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