Frequently Asked Questions
Click for a list from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Fever and lower respiratory tract issues such as cough and shortness of breath
There is not an anti-viral medication or a vaccination/immunization available for COVID-19
Those at High Risk for Illness
These conditions make you more likely to become ill. There are things that you can do to protect yourself.
If you are sick
Practice Good Hygiene
Given that we are currently in the midst of flu season, we recommend following the same general practices of good hygiene to prevent coronavirus as well as flu, colds and other illnesses:
Daily Case Overview for Cuyahoga County*
Numbers are current as of 3 p.m. each day and are subject to change.
Lab-confirmed cases: 338
Age range: 14-93
Age range of deceased: 70-91
*This data does not include the city of Cleveland
CCBH Press Briefings
We hold press briefings each Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 8:45 a.m. to update the community about COVID-19.
Please click here to watch the briefings live on the Cuyahoga County Facebook page.
Please click here to go the Cuyahoga County YouTube page, where you can view recent briefings you may have missed.
CCBH Public Health Physicians Response Team
These doctors are working in collaboration with CCBH to respond to the local demands of the COVID-19 pandemic. We are grateful to them for their dedication and commitment to our efforts. We also thank Case Western Reserve University for its continued support of public health education.
Dr. Assim AlAbdulKader, Dr. Khaled Dosah, Dr. Amina Egwiekhor, Dr. Adeola Fakolade, Dr. Prakash Ganesh, Dr. Melanie Golembiewski, Dr. Jill Miracle, Dr. Rachel Pope, Dr. Johnie Rose, Dr. Kurt Stange, Dr. Pauline Terebuh, Dr. Wail Yar.
Approved Cleaning Products
Dr. Gullett’s slides from the press briefings
Cuyahoga County Coronavirus Help Line: 855-711-3035
MetroHealth 24/7 COVID-19 hotline: 440-59-COVID/440-592-6843
Ohio Department of Health COVID-19 hotline: 833-4-ASK-ODH/833-427-5634