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Novel Coronavirus

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China.Chinese authorities identified the new coronavirus including cases outside Wuhan, with additional cases being identified in a growing number of countries internationally. Investigations are ongoing.

To join the Health Alert Network (HAN) and receive crucial information about emerging public health threats and events, click here.

ADH has activated a call center as of 1/30/20 with epidemiologists to answer questions from health care providers and the public about the novel coronavirus. That number is 1-800-803-7847.

Downloads & Resources
Novel Coronavirus Update (02.14.20)
Health Alert: Travelers from Wuhan, China (flyer)
Novel Coronavirus Advisory
Press Releases
For Clinicians
Job Aid for Clinicians
Patient Under Investigation (PUI Form)

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