2019 Coronavirus HEALTH ALERT: Travelers from China

Submitted by cchern on Thu, 02/06/2020 - 09:27

Travelers are required to be monitored for up to 14 days after leaving China.

Travelers should stay home and monitor their health within this 14-day period.

A health official will contact you to give additional instructions.

Take your temperature with a thermometer 2 times a day and watch your health.

If you develop a fever (100.4oF/38oC or higher), cough, or have difficulty breathing:

  • Call your health department for advice before seeking care.
    Middlesex County Health Department: 732-745-3100
  • If you can't reach your health department, call ahead before going to a doctor's office or emergency room.
  • Tell them your symptoms and that you were in China.

For more information:

New Jersey 2019 Novel Coronavirus Public Call Center: 800-222-1222

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: www.cdc.gov/nCoV

East Brunswick Public Library's Information page on Coronavirus: https://ilove.ebpl.org/corona-virus