Category: COVID-19

Stop the Spread of COVID-19! (Is Your Child Sick?)

What can you do?

Is your child feeling sick? Keep them at home and away from other children. Remember, COVID-19 is a real threat! Taking these steps is one important way you can protect those around you. If you’ve been in close contact (within 6 feet of an infected person for at least 15 minutes) with someone with confirmed COVID-19, Get Tested! Together, we can Stop the Spread.

Look for Symptoms

People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • More Information

If you are feeling sick, why not call Community Health Net for influenza and COVID-19 screening at 814-455-7222, or look up your nearest location.

For more information, click this link: https://bit.ly/3jii05I, view our COVID Community Resource Guide, or visit the CDC.

This message brought to you by Community Health Net, Erie County Department of Health, and Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).

Stop the Spread of COVID-19! (Learn the Symptoms)

What can you do?

COVID-19 is a real threat, so learn the symptoms! Understanding the virus’s signs is an important step in protecting yourself, protecting others, and remaining healthy.  And remember, if you’ve been in close contact (within 6 feet of an infected person for at least 15 minutes) with someone with confirmed COVID-19, Get Tested! Together, we can Stop the Spread.

Look for Symptoms

People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • More Information

If you are feeling sick, why not call Community Health Net for influenza and COVID-19 screening at 814-455-7222, or look up your nearest location.

For more information, click this link: https://bit.ly/3jii05I, view our COVID Community Resource Guide, or visit the CDC.

This message brought to you by Community Health Net, Erie County Department of Health, and Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).

Stop the Spread of COVID-19! (Feeling Sick)

What can you do?

Are you feeling sick? Stay home. Avoid contact with others. COVID-19 is a real threat. Call your provider, or seek medical attention. Taking these steps is one important way you can protect those around you. And remember, if you’ve been in close contact (within 6 feet of an infected person for at least 15 minutes) with someone with confirmed COVID-19, Get Tested! Together, we can Stop The Spread.

Look for Symptoms

People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • More Information

If you are feeling sick, why not call Community Health Net for influenza and COVID-19 screening at 814-455-7222, or look up your nearest location.

For more information, click this link: https://bit.ly/3jii05I, view our COVID Community Resource Guide, or visit the CDC.

This message brought to you by Community Health Net, Erie County Department of Health, and Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).

Stop the Spread of COVID-19! (Cover Your Mouth Video)

What can you do?

COVID-19 is a real threat, so cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or your elbow when coughing or sneezing. It may prevent those around you from getting sick. And remember, if you’ve been in close contact with someone with confirmed COVID-19, Get Tested! Together, we can Stop The Spread.

Look for Symptoms

People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • More Information

If you are feeling sick, why not call Community Health Net for influenza and COVID-19 screening at 814-455-7222, or look up your nearest location.

For more information, click this link: https://bit.ly/3jii05I, view our COVID Community Resource Guide, or visit the CDC.

This message brought to you by Community Health Net, Erie County Department of Health, and Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).

Stop the Spread of COVID-19! (Avoid Touching Your Face Video)

What can you do?

COVID-19 is a real threat, so avoid touching your face!  Germs spread when a person touches something contaminated and then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth.  And remember, if you’ve been in close contact with someone with confirmed COVID-19, Get Tested! Together, we can Stop The Spread.

Look for Symptoms

People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • More Information

If you are feeling sick, why not call Community Health Net for influenza and COVID-19 screening at 814-455-7222, or look up your nearest location.

For more information, click this link: https://bit.ly/3jii05I, view our COVID Community Resource Guide, or visit the CDC.

This message brought to you by Community Health Net, Erie County Department of Health, and Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).

Stop the Spread of COVID-19! (Wear a Mask Video)

What can you do?

COVID-19 is a real threat, so wear a mask…homemade cloth or fabric! Wearing a mask in public is one of the most important steps you can take to stay healthy.  And remember, if you’ve been in close contact (within 6 feet of an infected person for at least 15 minutes) with someone with confirmed COVID-19, Get Tested! Together, we can Stop The Spread.

Look for Symptoms

People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • More Information

If you are feeling sick, why not call Community Health Net for influenza and COVID-19 screening at 814-455-7222, or look up your nearest location.

For more information, click this link: https://bit.ly/3jii05I, view our COVID Community Resource Guide, or visit the CDC.

This message brought to you by Community Health Net, Erie County Department of Health, and Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).

Things to Know This Flu Season

woman with fluThe flu is caused by several influenza viruses (which are not the same as the virus that causes COVID-19). Most flu outbreaks happen in late fall and winter. Getting a flu shot in the autumn can help prevent the virus for the entire flu season. Most people with the flu get better after a few weeks, but they can pass it to other people who are at higher risk of health problems, such as babies, pregnant women, older adults, and people with other serious illnesses. Find out the symptoms of the flu and what to do if you get sick.

If you suspect you may have the flu, or are interested in getting a flu shot, contact Community Health Net by calling (814) 455-7222 today.

You can also check out our COVID-19 Symptom Checker to decide when to see a doctor.

This Weekend, Help Stop The Spread

What can you do?

⁣This weekend, don’t forget to help Stop The Spread!

COVID-19 is a real threat, so practice social distancing! As healthcare providers, we want you to be safe! So, don’t attend or host large gatherings, and stay at least 6 ft apart in public.  These are crucial steps you can take to stay healthy.  And remember, if you’ve been in close contact (within 6 feet of an infected person for at least 15 minutes) with someone with confirmed COVID-19, Get Tested!

Look for Symptoms

People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

More Information

For more information, click this link: https://bit.ly/3jii05I

This message was brought to you by Community Health Net, Erie County Department of Health, and HRSA.

Call us at (814) 455-7222