RMU Coronavirus Updates

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What you need to know

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a new disease that causes respiratory illness in people and can spread from person to person. This virus that causes COVID-19 was first identified during an investigation into an outbreak in Wuhan, China.

What to do if you are sick

If you are sick with COVID-19, or suspect you may be infected with the virus that causes COVID-19, follow the steps in this fact sheet to help prevent spreading the virus to people in your home and community.

Stop the spread of germs

To help prevent the spread of respiratory diseases like COVID-19, avoid close contact with people who are sick, cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, avoiding touching your eyes, nose, and mouth, and frequently wash your hands with soap and water.