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For up-to-date information, visit our COVID-19 page.
Call your doctor if you think you have been exposed to COVID-19.
Help prevent the disease from spreading.
All confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Georgia, updated daily.
Information on other State of Georgia services including SNAP, Unemployment Benefits, Taxes, Small Business Loans, Veterans Services, Education and DMV.
The State of Georgia has a new COVID-19 hotline. If you believe that you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed to the novel coronavirus, please contact your primary care doctor or an urgent care clinic. Please do not show up unannounced at an emergency room or health care facility.
Due to the public health state of emergency surrounding COVID-19, the State Office of Vital Records has suspended walk-in services until further notice.
The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus.
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is closely monitoring the outbreak of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) occurring in China and regularly coordinating with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is urging Georgians to get vaccinated against the flu. It takes about two weeks after vaccination for antibodies to develop in the body and provide protection against the flu. Take preventive measures now.
Hepatitis A is a highly contagious liver infection. The best way to prevent Hepatitis A is by getting vaccinated. The Hepatitis A vaccine is safe and effective.
There are 42 cases of vaping-associated lung injury in Georgia, including six deaths. Symptoms include cough, shortness of breath, fatigue, chest pain, nausea and vomiting.
Find health inspections for restaurants, pools, and hotels in your county.
The State Office of Vital Records provides accurate records and data concerning vital events.
The Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Supplemental Nutrition Program
Kathleen E. Toomey, M.D., M.P.H., was appointed commissioner of the Georgia Department of Public Health by Governor Brian Kemp in March 2019. As commissioner, Dr. Toomey oversees 159 county health departments in 18 health districts, and various public health programs.