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Impact on Hours of Operation

Over the next couple of days, weather conditions or the MLK holiday may impact hours of operation for COVID-19 testing and vaccine sites. Please continue to check providers' websites and social media for updates.

DPH COVID-19 Guidance

DPH COVID-19 Guidance

procedures and protocols

to help stop the spread

COVID-19

Quarantine if Exposed

If you were exposed to someone with COVID-19, monitor your health for 10 days from your last possible exposure. If you have questions, please call 866-PUB-HLTH (866-782-4584).

Isolate if Sick

If you have tested positive for COVID-19 infection, you must follow home isolation protocol. If you have questions, please call 866-PUB-HLTH (866-782-4584).

Identify Your Contacts

Each confirmed case of COVID-19 will work with trained DPH staff to identify everyone they've been in contact with to prevent additional spread of the disease. 

Isolation and Quarantine Calculator

Información de salud en español

La enfermedad respiratoria causada por el COVID-19 es una pandemia mundial.

Available Treatments

Oral Antiviral Medications

COVID-19 oral antiviral medications are currently available. These medications must be prescribed by a healthcare provider and are for treatment of mild-to-moderate, non-hospitalized persons with a positive COVID-19 test, who are at high risk for severe COVID-19. Download this pdf file. Download a PDF map

To see a list of vendors, Download this pdf file. click here .

Monoclonal Antibody Treatments

The monoclonal antibody treatments are laboratory-made proteins that mimic the immune system’s ability to fight off harmful pathogens such as viruses. Monoclonal antibody treatments are given to help treat patients with COVID-19.

Businesses

Guidance for Funeral Services

Guidance for Food Service, Restaurants and Bars

garden produce

Guidance for Farm Workers

video conferencing

Guidance for Businesses and Employers

Education

Girl Eating Healthy Snack in School

CDC - Child Care, Schools, and Institutions of Higher Education (IHEs)

DPH Guide for Georgia Childcare Facilities

Return to Child Care After COVID-19 Illness and Exposure

Regreso a la guardería después de enfermedad o exposición al COVID-19

Healthcare

Guidance for Reporting COVID-19 Test Results

Guidance for Clinicians

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Healthcare Providers, Hospitals & Laboratories

Guidance for First Responders

Long-Term Care Facilities

COVID-19 PCR Test Positivity Rate

LTCF PCR Test Positivity information can be found on the CDC Community Transmission Level Tracker.

Previous Reports.

Administrative Orders

The Governor's Executive Order to Ensure the Safety of Employees and Residents of Nursing Homes and Long Term Care Facilities.

Conferring Rights to DPH in the NHSN LTCF

Guidance LTCF Admitting Resident

Alcohol-Based Hand Rub FAQ

Alcohol-Based Hand Rub in LTCF

elderly woman

COVID-19 Long-Term Care Facilities

General

You've Tested Positive/Negative - What should you do?

Ha dado positivo / negativo, ¿qué debe hacer ahora?

Handwashing

Mantener las manos limpias

What You Need to Know About COVID-19

Contact Tracing FAQ

COVID-19 + El Rastreo De Contactos

Box-It-In

Rastreo De Contactos Por COVID-19 - En caja-In

Factsheet: COVID-19 Older Adults

Factsheet: COVID-19 Places of Worship

Women and COVID-19 Vaccines - 10 Truths