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Resource Information on the Outbreak of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health is working closely with the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to provide updated information about the novel coronavirus outbreak.

Binder organization: Department of Public Health
Date published: March 31, 2020

Overview

Next update from Governor Baker, state officials: Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 2:00PM: Watch Here

All updates from Governor Baker, state officials: Video Updates | Press Releases

Information on the new coronavirus—Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). This novel coronavirus causes a respiratory (lung) infection.

Governor Charlie Baker has declared a state of emergency, giving the Administration more flexibility to respond to the outbreak.

Sign up for Massachusetts COVID-19 text alerts

To get up-to-date alerts sent directly to your phone, text COVIDMA to 888-777.

You can also call the informational and referral hotline, 211.

Help Out

Health care facilities can learn more about requesting personal protective equipment here.

Contact

Phone

To get up-to-date alerts, text COVIDMA to 888-777

Get the latest info about the Coronavirus in Massachusetts sent right to your phone

Phone

Informational and referral hotline 211

24 hours a day, 7 days a week. All calls are free and confidential. Interpreter services are available in multiple languages.

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