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Sign up for Alerts

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.

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Text one of the following phrases to 77297:

  • COVIDGAGEN for General Public Messages (English)
  • COVIDGAESP for General Public Messages (Spanish)
Georgia Department of Public Health and Georgia Poison Center

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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Stay up-to-date on steps to protect yourself and others.

Watch for Symptoms

How to tell if you're sick with COVID-19

If You Are Sick

       If you are sick with COVID-19