NJDOH Guidance - 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Date:1/22/2020
Official Message No.:103947-1-22-2020-PHAL
Contact Info: Lisa | lisa.mchugh@doh.nj.gov
Alicia | alicia.sloughfy@doh.nj.gov
Attachments: Yes Attachment 1 Attachment 2

Attached please find updated guidance documents that should be used for evaluating suspect cases of 2019 novel coronavirus. NJDOH has created a new website (https://www.nj.gov/health/cd/topics/ncov.shtml) which will be used to post guidance and education materials associated with this newly identified virus. This is a quickly evolving circumstance and this information is subject to change. We will send additional messages as new information becomes available.


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