To learn more about Covid-19, visit the KY Department of Public Health's Covid-19 Webpage
Covid-19 is a respiratory disease caused by SARS-CoV-2, discovered in 2019. This virus is thought to spread mainly from person to person through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs, sneezes or coughs. Some people who are infected may not have symptoms. For those who have symptoms, illness can range from mild to severe. Adults age 65 and older or those with underlying health conditions are at higher risk for severe illness. Symptoms can present within 2 and 14 days after exposure.
The following provide additional information.
Sample Flu Plan/Matrix
Asthma, Allergies and Covid-19 Resources
Center for Disease Control and Prevention Covid-19 Resources
CDC Covid-19 School Setting Resources
American Academy of Pediatrics Covid-19 Guidance for Safe Schools
National Association of School Nurses Covid-19 Resources