Resources for Policymakers

Coronavirus FAQ

What is the coronavirus? How does it spread? What are the symptoms? Should I be tested? We’ve got answers to these questions and more.

Alabama Information

Resources and contact information from Alabama state agencies and healthcare organizations.

Federal & State Actions

An overview of the laws related to isolation and quarantine, as well as a map and table of actions taken by other states thus far. 

Communication Tools

Pictures and graphics from the Medical Association and others that you can share on social media or place in businesses around your area.

Interactive Maps

Check out maps from the World Health Organization and others showing the spread of the coronavirus and locations of providers.

How You Can Help

Information on the current needs of physicians and healthcare organizations and ways you can help.

Symptoms of Coronavirus

Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases.
Fever, cough, and shortness of breath may appear from 2-14 days after exposure.

State of Emergency Declared

Gov. Kay Ivey: “Despite our best efforts, the threat of the Covid-19 virus continues to spread and, unfortunately, we have not yet reached peak impact. While I am pleased that many of our citizens are self-regulating and are practicing social distancing, we want to ensure that Alabama is doing our part to flatten the curve.”
View the new public health order by clicking here.