For Patients

Last updated 3/25/20

These are other resources that we recommend you use for information about COVID-19:

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The CDC's COVID-19 website provides up to date information on the novel coronavirus with a map of reported cases in the United States. Topics include:

  • Symptoms
  • How to protect yourself
  • What to do if you think you are sick
  • Risks for older adults and people with medical conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, lung disease
  • How to prepare your family
  • Travel information
  • Guidance for schools, and community and faith-based organizations
  • Resources for businesses and employers

The City of Los Angeles: Coronavirus Updates

The City of Los Angeles has set up a special website for Coronavirus Updates. It provides up-to-date information on what actions the city is taking to help stop the spread of the virus.

For information about the Los Angeles Safer at Home Emergency Order issued by Mayor Garcetti on March 20, visit the Safer at Home FAQs page.

For information about COVID-19 testing, visit the City of Los Angeles COVID-19 Testing page.


The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (LACDPH)

The LACDPH website provides information about COVID-19 (Coronavirus) including the number of cases in Los Angeles County and a "What You Should Know" section. It also provides guidance in English, Spanish and other languages, for the following in Los Angeles County:

  • Schools
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Individuals and Households
  • Events
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • Employers
  • Animal Control
  • Businesses
  • Caregivers
  • Charitable Feeding
  • Congregate Living
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Environmental Health
  • Faith-based Organizations
  • Farmers Market
  • Fire and police
  • Field Staff
  • Food Facilities
  • Homeless Service Agencies
  • Homeless Shelters
  • Immigrants
  • Individuals with HIV
  • Media
  • Non-Residential Substance Use Settings
  • People with COVID-19
  • People with Mild Respiratory Infection
  • Pet owners
  • Public Transportation
  • Residential Substance Use Settings
  • Ships
  • Adult Day Health Centers

World Health Organization

The World Health Organization (WHO) continuously monitors and responds to the outbreak worldwide. Their Question & Anwers page is updated as more information becomes available on how it spreads and is affecting people worldwide.

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