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COVID-19 News Updates for June 10, 2020


Guidelines for Opening Up America Again

President Trump has unveiled Guidelines for Opening Up America Again, a three-phased approach based on the advice of public health experts. These steps will help state and local officials when reopening their economies, getting people back to work, and continuing to protect American lives. Please click here for more information: Guidelines for Opening Up America Again

·         Testing Overview (HERE)

·         Testing Blueprint (HERE)

·         Guidance for Cleaning and Disinfecting Public Spaces, Workplaces, Businesses, Schools and Homes (HERE)

·         CDC guidance for CampsChild Care ProgramsSchoolsMass TransitRestaurants And Bars, and Workplaces

·         CDC Activities and Initiatives Supporting the COVID-19 Response and the President’s Plan for Opening America Up Again (HERE)

White House COVID-19 Updates

FEMA Releases Guidance for Providing Mass Care during a Pandemic (HERE)

NIH-Funded Study to Evaluate Drugs Prescribed to Children with COVID-19 (HERE)

FDA Authorizes First Next Generation Sequence Test for Diagnosing COVID-19 (HERE)

U.S. Department of Labor Issues Frequently Asked Questions and Answers about Face Coverings, Surgical Masks and Respirators in the Workplace (HERE)

Federal Reserve Issues FOMC Statement (HERE)

Readout of the U.S. Department of Education’s K-12 Educator Forum on Remote Learning Best Practices During the COVID-19 Pandemic (HERE)

USDA Ensures All Kids Can Get Free Meals This Summer as Nation Reopens (HERE)

USDA Approves Mississippi to Accept SNAP Benefits Online (HERE)

USDA Approves Delaware to Accept SNAP Benefits Online (HERE)

USDA Approves Program to Feed Kids in US Virgin Islands (HERE)

For the most up-to-date information, please see the below fact sheets and the CDC’s website: www.coronavirus.gov.