Mandated Face Coverings
Wearing a mask has been proven to reduce the spread.
Gov. Holcomb announced that on Monday, July 27th, face coverings will be mandatory across Indiana. The Executive Order can be viewed by clicking here. Anyone age 8 or older is required to wear a face mask in indoor public spaces, commercial entities, transportation services, or in outside public spaces where social distancing is not possible.
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Sanitize hands and surfaces
Avoid touching your face with unwashed hands.
Wash hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds especially after you have been in a public place, or after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.. When soap is not available, use hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol. Cover all surfaces of your hands and rub them together until they feel dry. Clean AND disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily. This includes tables, doorknobs, light switches, countertops, handles, desks, phones, keyboards, toilets, faucets, and sinks.
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Stay 6 feet apart
Do your best to social distance and stay 6 feet from others
Inside your home, avoid close contact with people who are sick.
If possible, maintain 6 feet between the person who is sick and other household members. Outside your home, put 6 feet of distance between yourself and people who don’t live in your household. Some people without symptoms may be able to spread virus. Stay at least 6 feet (about 2 arms’ length) from other people.
How to Social Distance
If you get sick or show symptoms...
Stay home and away from others while you monitor your health
Stay home and away from others while you monitor your symptoms.
Body Text: If you show any symptoms that have been associated with Covid-19 you should stay home and separate yourself from others. If you must be around others, wear a mask and keep as much distance as possible between you and them. Monitor your symptoms and call your primary healthcare provider. Be sure to notify them that you are showing symptoms of Covid-19. Your healthcare provider may encourage you to get tested.