Latest News and Tracking Information

Latest Changes in PPE Guidelines for COVID-19

Information for Coronavirus/COVID-19

From Texas DSHS:

The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) is working closely with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in monitoring the new coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID‑19) that is causing an outbreak of respiratory illness worldwide. You can find the current Texas case count on our News Updates page.

Browse this site for what to do if you’re sicktesting informationsymptoms, and prevention tips to help DSHS share facts, not fear.

Hospitals, healthcare professionals, local public health, community leaders, and others can find resources throughout this website to help them in their response to COVID‑19.

This is a rapidly evolving situation and information will be updated as it becomes available. Check back often for the latest details and what Texans need to know about COVID‑19.

COVID-19 at Washington County EMS
COVID-19 Screening Tool
COVID-19 Exposure Steps at WCEMS
Updated List of confirmed Texas cases
Live global tracker of covid-19
guide for persons under investigation
Disinfectants for use against SARS-CoV-2

Helpful Links

Healthcare Professionals:

EMS Infectious Disease Playbook
CDC Guidance for EMS
Use/Reuse of N95
Community Involvement:
CDC Guidance for Faith based organizations
CDC Guidance for Events
School Information:
Childcare & K-12 School
Higher Education
Closure Considerations
Home Information:
Get your house ready
What to do when Sick?
County Employees:
MDLive Information