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Mar. 12, 2020
CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. The outbreak first started in China, but cases have been identified in a growing number of other areas, including the United States.  Patients with COVID-19 have had mild to severe respiratory illness.


• Data suggest symptoms may appear in as few as 2 days or as long as 14 days after exposure.
• Symptoms can include fever, cough, difficulty breathing, and shortness of breath.
• COVID-19 is thought to spread mainly from person-to-person via respiratory droplets among close contacts.


TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM EXPOSURE - WASH YOUR HANDS WITH SOAP AND WATER FOR AT LEAST 20 SECONDS. DO NOT TOUCH YOUR FACE WITH UNWASHED HANDS.


North Cornwall Township urges all residents to visit the Pennsylvania Department of Health website for the most recent updates, information, and FAQs regarding the Coronavirus.  Click on the link below or call 1-877-724-3258.


health.pa.gov/topics/disease/Pages/coronavirus.aspx