Contra Costa Health Services is working closely with its partners and other health systems to track the situation locally. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and public health agencies across the U.S. are monitoring this new disease.
There are no confirmed cases of the novel (new) coronavirus in Contra Costa.
Contra Costa residents are at low risk of becoming infected. Only people who recently traveled to China or have had close contact with someone who became ill with the novel coronavirus after recent travel in China could be exposed.
It is flu season. Learn how to stay healthy. Two health tips are: wash hands often and sneeze into your elbow area.
For online updates, visit Contra Costa Health Services novel coronavirus webpage or call the Health Information Line for news in English and Spanish at 925-313-6120.
Para información del nuevo coronavirus en español, llame a la línea de información de salud al 925-313-6210.