What should healthcare professionals and health departments do?

For recommendations and guidance on persons under investigation; infection control, including personal protective equipment guidance; home care and isolation; and case investigation, see Information for Healthcare Professionals. For information on specimen collection and shipment, see [Information for Laboratories.](https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/lab/index.html For information for public health professional on COVID-19, see Information for Public Health Professionals.

Source: CDC, USA

What does more severe illness mean?

What should people at higher risk of serious illness with COVID-19 do?

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