COVID-19 Information and Fact Sheets

COVID-19 Information and Fact Sheets

To help residents stay informed about the current status of COVID-19 response efforts, recommended steps for keeping your community safe, and more, HCPH has compiled resources that can be downloaded and shared. 

A selection of COVID-19 fact sheets are available below as well as other information that may be useful. Select documents may be available in multiple languages.

Please check back often as the documents or resources may have updates or new information added.




General Information

FAQ: How Long Does COVID-19 Last On Surfaces?
Viruses Don’t Discriminate and Neither Should We (PDF)
What Is 'Community Spread'? (PDF)
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)



Social Distancing Measures

Social distancing, or physical distancing, is recommended by health professionals to limit face-to-face contact and potentially slow the spread of infection. For full details on social distancing and other measures, please visit the CDC website or view the resources below.

What Is 'Community Spread'? (PDF)
Social Distancing: Why 6 FT of Distance?



Testing for COVID-19

Testing is available for individuals who feel they have exhibited symptoms of Coronavirus (COVID-19), may have been exposed to an individual who tested positive, etc. For full details on the process for acquiring a free test and scheduling an appointment at a testing center nearest you, refer to Testing Locations and Information or view the resources below.

Mobile Testing Information



World Health Organization (WHO) Myth Busters

In an effort to combat misinformation, the World Health Organization created several infographics regarding frequently asked questions about the 2019 Novel Coronavirus. We encourage you to share these across your network to help set the record straight about COVID-19.

For a complete list of WHO Myth Busters, go to the World Health Organization (WHO) website.