Contact tracing plays an integral role in Champaign County’s efforts to mitigate COVID-19. The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District will do a phone call with all positive cases and contacts that have been in proximity of positive cases. Be aware of legitimate calls vs. scammers with this handy guide.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign chemistry professor Martin Burke explains the university’s rapid response to COVID-19. Learn more about the innovations from the SHIELD Initiative here.
This year, it is more important than ever to get your flu shot to avoid co-infection with COVID-19. The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District is encouraging the community to Mask & Vax this fall. Here’s how you can do your part: Get a flu shot Wear a mask Wash your hands Physical Distancing Check out thisContinue reading “Mask & Vax”
Slowing the spread of COVID-19 in Champaign County is only possible through rigorous testing. Take personal responsibility to get tested at the free testing site at Market Place Mall, available 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m., seven days a week with no referral necessary. Learn more about the free testing site at Market Place Mall and get testedContinue reading “Slow The Spread through Testing”
In the six months since COVID-19 became pervasive in the United States, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has been diligent in their efforts to mitigate the spread. Through research and innovation, their prodigious efforts combined with the compliance of students, faculty, and staff have kept the campus and surrounding community safe. Here’s a lookContinue reading “Leading through Innovation”