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
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- Muscle or body aches
- New loss of taste or smell
- Sore throat
- Congestion or runny nose
- Nausea or vomiting
- 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.
This message brought to you by Community Health Net, Erie County Department of Health, and Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).