Steps You Can Take to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

Take simple steps to prevent the spread of diseases like COVID-19 by:

  • Washing your hands C0010467-Human_coronavirus,_TEM
  • Avoiding close contact with people who are sick 
  • Covering your coughs and sneezes
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands 
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces 
  • Stay home when sick

For more information, please view the COVID-19 Fact Sheet (pdf). 

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Social distancing practices should also continue:

  • Maintain at least 6-ft of distance.
  • Wash hands with soap and water for at least twenty seconds as frequently as possible (or using hand sanitizer).
  • Cover nose and mouth with a cloth mask in public situations where social distancing is difficult to maintain (such as in stores).
  • Cover coughs or sneezes (into the sleeve or elbow, not into the hands).
  • People in high-risk categories are advised to continue taking extra precautions and to limit their contact with the public.

Download the screening form 

https://www.rileycountyks.gov/DocumentCenter/View/19061/COVID-19--Screening-tool