Public Health Statement on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Public Health staff have been monitoring the appearance of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV). We continue working closely with our partners at the Minnesota Department of Health to monitor developments. The Minnesota Department of Health routinely updates its website on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) situation; please check there for the most current information for Minnesotans.   

As you follow the news, keep in mind that the best way to prevent respiratory infections is to: stay home when you are sick, cover your cough, and wash your hands.