About the Virus

New Jersey COVID-19 Dashboard

Description:

A map showing COVID-19 cases in New Jersey by county. 

Source: State of New Jersey

Date: 07/05/20

EPA-Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Description:

This site provides quick access to key EPA resources on the virus, including guidance for cleaning and disinfecting workplaces and other areas.

Source: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Date: 06/26/20

EPA - List N: Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)

Description:

This site provides a list of products that meet EPA's criteria for use against SARS-CoV-2 - the virus that causes COVID-19.

Source: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Date: 06/26/20

FDA advises consumers not use hand sanitizer products manufactured by Eskbiochem

Description:

FDA release advising "consumers not to use any hand sanitizer manufactured by Eskbiochem SA de CV in Mexico, due to the potential presence of methanol (wood alcohol), a substance that can be toxic when absorbed through the skin or ingested.  FDA has identified the following products." (6/19/2020)  Spanish version

Source: Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Date: 06/26/20

Coronavirus and Travel in the United States

Description:

For those who travel for work, advice on leaving your community.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date: 06/22/20

CDC Contact Tracing

Description:

Contract tracing information and tools to get and keep America open: supporting states, tribes, localities, and territories.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date: 06/21/20

People Who Need to Take Extra Precautions

Description:

Information for those at higher risk for severe illness

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date: 06/21/20

WHO Infodemic Management COVID-19 (updated May 20,2020)

Description:

This infographic document provides an overview of what we know about the virus and its progression.

Source: World Health Organization (WHO)

Date: 06/21/20

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic

Description:

WHO's main COVID-19 page with rolling updates

Source: World Health Organization (WHO)

Date: 06/21/20

Washington State - COVID-19 Risk assessment dashboard

Description:

This dashboard provides an overview of the key metrics and data used by state leaders to assess whether it’s safe for a county to enter a new phase of reopening.

Source: Washington State

Date: 06/07/20

NCDHHS - North Carolina Electronic Disease Surveillance System

Description:

North Carolina collects data from several sources and partners to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic in North Carolina. The dashboard contains data from many sources in the state.

Source: North Carolina Division of Health Service Regulation

Date: 06/07/20

Johns Hopkins COVID-19 Testing Insights Initiative

Description:

Local testing data are not currently publicly available, and a comprehensive set of these data – paired with expert analysis and guidance – does not exist in one place. This initiative seeks to fill that gap.

This site will be continuously updated and enhanced with new data, information, and analyses about COVID-19 testing as these resources become available.

Source: Johns Hopkins University (JHU)

Date: 05/14/20

Johns Hopkins COVID-19 Basics

Description:

A resource to help advance the understanding of the virus, inform the public, and brief policymakers in order to guide a response, improve care, and save lives.

Source: Johns Hopkins University (JHU)

Date: 05/14/20

Johns Hopkins COVID-19 Dashboard

Description:

A map and dashboard showing confirmed cases, dealths, and other critical trends around the world.

Source: Johns Hopkins University (JHU)

Date: 05/14/20

Can SARS-CoV-2, the Virus that Causes COVID-19 Disease, Be Spread by Blood?

Description:

This document addresses the confusion over whether the virus can be transmitted via blood as a bloodborne pathogen, since it can be detected in the blood (via serum blood testing).

Source: National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)

Date: 05/19/20

LHSFNA - COVID-19 Information and Tips for High-Risk Groups (4/23/2020)

Description:

Information on steps individuals in high-risk groups (age 65+ and those with chronic conditions) should take to reduce their risk.

Source: Laborers' Health and Safety Fund of North America (LHSFNA)

Date: 05/02/20

CDC - Coronavirus (COVID-19) - How to Protect Yourself - What to Do if You are Sick

Description:

This online resource includes information on how to protect yourself and recognize the symptoms, and what to do if you or someone you are caring for has tested positive for COVID-19. 

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date: 05/02/20

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