Will County Health Department Contact Tracer Team Continues to Grow

Will County Health Department Contact Tracer Team Continues to Grow

COVID-19 is a highly contagious disease that is transmitted from person-to-person, mainly through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs, sneezes, or speaks. The spread is much more likely if you have been within six feet of an infected person for at least ten 

For Cooling Shelters, Use this Information from the Will County EMA

For Cooling Shelters, Use this Information from the Will County EMA

The Will County Emergency Management Agency has this list of Cooling Shelters: https://www.willcountyema.org/warmingcooling

Contact tracing for COVID-19 Now into Higher Gear at Will County Health Department

Contact tracing for COVID-19 Now into Higher Gear at Will County Health Department

WILL COUNTY – The Will County Health Department will be ramping up its contact tracing program for COVID-19 on Monday, July 20, utilizing a “best practice” for tracking communicable diseases. As part of Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois plan, health departments must begin contact 

CDC Calls on Americans to Wear Masks to Prevent COVID-19 Spread

CDC Calls on Americans to Wear Masks to Prevent COVID-19 Spread

JAMA editorial reviews latest science, while case study shows masks prevented COVID spread   Americans are increasingly adopting the use of cloth face masks to slow the spread of COVID-19, and the latest science may convince even more to do so. In an editorial published