Coronavirus Information


The CDC is responding to an outbreak of respiratory disease caused by a novel (new) corona virus that was first detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China and which has now been detected in 50 locations internationally, including cases in the United States. "The virus has been named “SARS-CoV-2” and the disease it causes has been named “corona virus disease 2019” (abbreviated “COVID-19”)." 

What you need to know about the virus, how it spreads, its symptoms, prevention of the virus, and its treatment is accessible on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website.

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services site also contains valuable information including what Michigan is doing to address the virus.

Please find below additional helpful links concerning the virus, frequently asked questions, and how you can protect yourself:

Wayne County Guide

Frequently Asked Questions

What You Can Do At Home

University of Michigan's Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation Corona Virus Curve