It is now more important than ever to take extra precautions at home and in public. Staying inside this long may not be the most exciting thing we have experienced; however, this is one of the most important steps to staying healthy and preventing the spread of COVID-19. Our caregivers are on the front lines helping one of the most high-risk populations. Make sure your caregiver or family member is following CDC guidelines which can be found here. https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prepare/prevention.html
A few simple steps to help spread the virus are doing the 5:
- HANDSWash them often
- ELBOWCough into it
- FACEDon’t touch it
- SPACEKeep safe distance
- HOMEStay if you can
Most people who get sick with COVID-19 will have only mild illness and should recover at home. Care at home can help stop the spread of COVID-19 and help protect people who are at risk of getting seriously ill from COVID-19.