I think I have COVID-19, what should I do?

Symptoms of COVID-19 may appear 2 -14 days after exposure. Symptoms range from mild to severe. Refer to the table for a list of symptoms and the type of action you should take based on your symptoms.


SymptomsAction
  • Flu-like symptoms
  • Low-grade fever
  • Repeated shaking with chills
  • Muscle pain
  • Headache
  • Sore throat
  • New loss of taste or smell
Call your doctor or other medical facilities. Follow their directions.
  • High-grade fever
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Chest pains
  • Other life-threatening signs and symptoms
Call 911


Please remember that emergency responders can not diagnose in the field. All individuals arriving at the ER are treated first - on the severity of their symptoms and second - on the order of arrival.


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1. I think I have COVID-19, what should I do?
2. Where can I go to be tested?
3. How can I help protect myself?
4. Should I wear a face mask?
5. Do I need to wear a mask when I am dining in a restaurant?
6. Am I required to wear a mask or face covering if I have health issues that make it difficult for me to wear one?
7. What qualifies as a sanitation station?
8. I want to donate goods to help my community, where do I start?