Information on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Alberta
The World Health Organization has declared the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) a public health emergency.
Ways you can keep yourself and others healthy:
· Stay at home and away from others if you are feeling ill
· Avoid physical contact like handshakes and hugs
· Avoid touching your face
· Wash your hands with hot water and soap
· Cough or sneeze into paper tissues and throw them away immediately. If you don’t have tissues use the crook of your arm
If you think you might be sick or have questions you can visit alberta.ca/covid19 or call Health Link 811 for help in more than 240 languages. You may have to wait to have your call answered as call volumes are high.
(Source: Alberta Government)