Coronavirus Update

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a worldwide concern, and many steps are being done to help stop the spread in our nation.  Below is useful information, as well as the latest local news for the virus.  Please check back for recent updates.

How To Protect Yourself / What To Do If You Are Sick

Pittsburgh Cares – How You Can Help

Symptoms that may appear 2-14 days after exposure:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

When to seek medical attention:*

  • Trouble breathing
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • New confusion
  • Inability to wake or stay awake
  • Bluish lips or face

*the above list does not include everything.  Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning.

Latest News

Schools get state guidance about handling COVID-19 outbreaks

Some owners in Pennsylvania plan to expand capacity despite mandate

5 more COVID-19 related deaths reported in Allegheny Co., some dating back 2 weeks

More than 97,000 kids tested positive for virus in last 2 weeks of July

Of the total number of reported infections in PA, health officials said 77% have recovered

Certain Pitt students to self-test for COVID-19

REOPENING SCHOOLS: These Western Pa. school districts have reopening plans

Current Cases in Pennsylvania

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