EMD COVID 19 Information

​To find the latest Sacramento County Public Health orders, Testing or Vaccine information, please refer to the Sacramento​ County COVID-19 Webpage and Dashboard.​​

COVID-19 General Information

COVID-19, also known as the novel coronavirus, is a respiratory illness that is spread through the air via respiratory droplets from an infected person or by touching contaminated surfaces. > Learn more about symptoms of coronavirus​ 

Preventing the transmission of COVID-19 requires a combination of prevention measures including: physical distancing, wearing face coverings, sanitizing surfaces, and staying home when not feeling well. 

PLEASE NOTE: Physical distancing alone is insufficient to prevent transmission of COVID-19​.

Please see California's Travel Advisory (Updated 12/13/21). The CDC Travel Recommendations are still in effect.  Throughout California, masks are required for all individuals in all indoor public settings, regardless of vaccination status from December 15, 2021 through January 15, 2022 (surgical masks or higher-level respirators are recommended). Also review the CDPH California is Open Flyer for more information. (Updated December 2021) 

COVID-19 Financial Resources

COVID-19 Industry Guidance

COVID-19 Quick Links

COVID-19 General Requirements for Businesses​​

Employers and Employees

The COVID-19 Prevention Emergency Temporary Standards are still in effect. The workplace standards were updated in December 2021. The revisions are effective starting on January 14, 2022. More information on the revisions to the COVID-19 Prevention Emergency Temporary Standards is available in Cal/OSHA's Fact Sheet.​