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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

The national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) continue to closely monitor the outbreak of respiratory illnesses caused by the novel (new) coronavirus COVID-19, and are working to limit the spread of cases nationally and in Mississippi. MSDH is actively working with doctors and hospitals on responding safely and effectively to COVID-19.



Recent News

Social Distancing Guidelines Extended under Executive Order 1500

Executive Order 1500 extends the social distancing guidelines and restrictions under the Safe Return order.  You can read Executive Order 1500

Executive Order 1503 Extends Protections from Civil Liability for Healthcare Workers and Facilities

Executive Order 1503 extends protections under Executive Order 1471 until the end of July 2020.  You can read Executive Order 1503