Frequently Asked Questions COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Doses
Booster doses are now recommended for certain populations for all three available COVID-19 vaccines in the United States.odx-read-more about the article: Frequently Asked Questions COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Doses
Ohio Vax-2-School Program
Ohioans ages 12-25 who have received a COVID-19 vaccination can enter to win one of 150 $10,000 scholarships or one of five $100,000 grand-prize scholarships.https://www.ohiovax2school.com/
Latest Information and Resources
Safe, effective COVID-19 vaccines are being administered statewide. Learn about Ohio's vaccination program, determine eligibility, see myths versus facts, access frequently asked questions and more.odx-read-more about the article: Latest Information and Resources
Why Masks Work
Scientific research shows that wearing a mask is safe, effective, and reduces the spread of the virus that causes COVID-19, and can help reduce the level of infection.odx-read-more about the article: Why Masks Work
Sometimes the best medical advice comes straight from your own hometown doctor. In this new video series “Ask Away,” doctors from communities across Ohio talk about the importance of getting a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine. They also offer their advice for where to turn for trusted medical information, and how to separate fact from fiction.odx-read-more about the article: Ask Away
* Other states do not send death certificates to ODH’s Bureau of Vital Statistics on a regular schedule and therefore fluctuations will be reflected in reported mortality data. Deaths are assigned to their appropriate date of death.
**State and county case rates per 100,000 (over two weeks) are updated weekly on Thursdays.
The Ohio Public Health Advisory System launched in July 2020 to assess the degree of COVID-19 spread by county has been canceled, effective May 27. The Ohio Department of Health will continue to share COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations, deaths, current trends, key metrics, and vaccination data daily at coronavirus.ohio.gov.
COVID-19 vaccine and pregnancy
Information on COVID-19 vaccine for women who are pregnant or planning to become pregnant.
Resources for Parents and Families
Answers about where parents can find help and activity ideas for their children during the COVID-19 epidemic.
Contact Tracing Job Opportunity
Help slow the spread of COVID-19 in your community. Contact Tracers are essential to the safe and successful reopening of Ohio’s economy by protecting against community spread of COVID-19.
Checklists to help you protect against COVID-19.
News Releases & News You Can Use
News Releases & News You Can Use related to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Information for press conferences.
Myths vs. Facts COVID-19 Vaccine
Curious about COVID-19 vaccines, their safety, and efficacy? Educate yourself by reading what is a myth, and what is a fact, about COVID-19 vaccines.
Contact tracing involves identifying people who are likely to get sick because of being in contact with those who have tested positive. Contact tracing is an important part of us going forward in reopening.
Get Tested for COVID-19
In May of 2020, the Governor’s COVID-19 Minority Health Strike Force issued an interim report that detailed the importance of testing access in communities of color and other high-risk areas.
Guidelines for Education and Childcare
The Ohio Department of Health shares guidelines to protect against COVID-19 in childcare and educational settings.
Coping with COVID-19 Anxiety
Resources to help you deal with the stress and mental toll of the COVID-19 outbreak.
More resources and information concerning COVID-19.