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3/3/2020 - 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-2019) - Weekly Update #5 – March 2, 2020

2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-2019)
Weekly Update #5 – March 2, 2020

Local COVID-2019 Updates:
• The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-2019) is a rapidly evolving situation. Members of the public are urged to keep up to date by visiting trusted public health resources.
• The Bernards Township Health Department is closely monitoring any local suspected cases and keeping updated on the most current information from trusted sources such as the NJDOH and CDC.
• There have been no confirmed cases in Morris or Somerset County, New Jersey.
• New cases are expected to be confirmed in United States and New Jersey in the coming weeks.
• For current US numbers, please visit



Recommended Guidance from the CDC:

Pandemic Flu Guidance - Schools
Pandemic Flu Guidance - Workplaces
Pandemic Flu Guidance - Households
Interim Guidance for Businesses - COVID-19
Interim Guidance for Healthcare Providers - COVID 19
Flu Guidance for Schools & Childcare Providers
NJ Department of Health - Guidelines for Control of Respiratory Virus in Long Term Care Facilities
Preventing COVID-19 Spread in Communities