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The .gov means it’s official.
Local, state, and federal government websites often end in .gov. State of Georgia government websites and email systems use “georgia.gov” or “ga.gov” at the end of the address. Before sharing sensitive or personal information, make sure you’re on an official state website.
Still not sure?
Call 1-800-GEORGIA to verify that a website is an official website of the State of Georgia.
Given the recent COVID-19 pandemic the Georgia Poison Center is partnering with Georgia Department of Public Health and PunchAlert to provide you with the latest alerts, information and recommendations from local governmental officials. PunchAlert is free and allows you to receive instant updates for COVID-19.
To receive texts in English, text GAPUBHLTH1 to 1-833-429-7025.
To receive texts in Spanish, text GAPUBHLTH2 to 1-833-429-7025.
Download the Punch Alert app.
The Georgia Department of Public Health and the Georgia Poison Center have been in partnership for over three decades keeping residents of our state safe and healthy. From reducing morbidity and mortality secondary to poisonings to providing invaluable health information during epidemics and pandemics, Georgians can rest assured that their lives are in the best of hands. Protecting the lives of every resident of our state remains our top priority.
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