Information for the Public

What are the symptoms of COVID-19?

People with COVID-19 have reported symptoms of fever, cough, or trouble breathing.

What You Need to Know

General Information

How to Prepare


 Schools and Childcare Programs

Colleges and  Universities

 Businesses and Employers

 Community and Faith-based Organizations

 Large Community Events and Mass Gatherings

 Retirement Communities and Independent Living

 Homeless Shelters

 Law Enforcement

Social Distancing and Travel Recommendations

The new public health emergency order, which will take effect Thursday, March 19, prohibits gatherings of more than 10 people. Click here to learn more.

Public Health Screening and COVID-19 Testing Sites

Providers across New Mexico offer safe screening and testing for COVID-19. Click Here to find a testing location.

What can I do to protect myself from COVID-19?

Just like with many other respiratory illnesses, the best way to protect yourself is to wash your hands thoroughly and regularly, to cough or sneeze into your sleeve or a tissue, and avoid contact with people who are coughing or sneezing. Also stay home from work or school when you are sick.

Stop the Spread of Germs

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Help prevent the spread of respiratory diseases like COVID-19.

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Wash Your Hands - Fight Corona Virus (Covid-19)


Handwashing is your best protection against the flu, COVID-19, and other diseases.

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