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Three additional confirmed covid-19 cases in cedar county.

Cedar County has received notification of three additional residents who have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to four. 

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First Case of COVID-19 confirmed in cedar county

 A case of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has been confirmed in Cedar County. According to the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH), the individual is in isolation. Full Press Release in our "Guidance" tab. 

COMMUNITY CONTACT - COVID-19 CASES

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We expect that Cedar County Residents are going to have contact with confirmed Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in the coming days and weeks. With the expectation that this will occur, we recommend the following:

· Continue to make prevention a priority by washing your hands often, staying home if you are sick, cleaning frequently touched surfaces, avoiding touching your eyes, nose or mouth and putting distance between yourself and others.

· Monitor yourself for symptoms of COVID-19, which include: fever, cough and shortness of breath. These symptoms typically appear 2-14 days after exposure.

· If you develop the above symptoms, please stay home and isolate yourself from others in your home and in the community until: 

o You have had no fever for at least 72 hours (This means 3 full days of no fever without the use of medicine to reduce your temperature), AND… 

o Other symptoms such as cough and shortness of breath have improved AND… 

o At least 7 days have passed since your symptoms first appeared.

· If you live with someone who has symptoms of COVID-19 or has tested positive for COVID-19, please isolate yourself for 14 days. 

· If you are feeling mildly ill, please stay at home, drink fluids, rest, wash hands, cover cough and stay away from others.

· If your symptoms worsen and you feel the need to see a medical provider, please call them first  to determine the treatment plan and visit method that are best for you.

For the most current information on COVID-19, please visit: https://idph.iowa.gov/Emerging-Health-Issues/Novel-Coronavirusor https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html 

LINKS TO SUPPORTING AGENCIES

INTERNATIONAL AND FederaL SUPPORT

INTERNATIONAL AND FederaL SUPPORT

INTERNATIONAL AND FederaL SUPPORT

Centers for Disease Control:  https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html 


 World Health Organization: 

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019 


US Government:

http://www. coronavirus.gov  


STATE SUPPORT

INTERNATIONAL AND FederaL SUPPORT

INTERNATIONAL AND FederaL SUPPORT

Iowa Department of Public Health https://idph.iowa.gov/Emerging-Health-Issues/Novel-Coronavirus 


Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management:  https://www.homelandsecurity.iowa.gov/index.html 


Office of the Governor of Iowa:  https://governor.iowa.gov/ 


Iowa Workforce Development

 https://www.iowaworkforcedevelopment.gov/updates-and-resources-about-covid-19 




LOCAL SUPPORT

INTERNATIONAL AND FederaL SUPPORT

LOCAL SUPPORT

Cedar County Public Health:  https://cedarcounty.org/offices/publichealth/index.htm 


Cedar County Emergency Management:

 https://ema.cedar-county.org/ 


Cedar County:  https://cedarcounty.org/ 

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The Cedar County Courthouse is closed to the public until further notice. Some departments are open, please see the attached press release for details. 

COVID 19 CEDAR COUNTY NOTICE (pdf)

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ECONOMIC IMPACT SURVEY

  

CCEDCO in partnership with Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) we need to assess the impact of the pandemic in Iowa. To assist in these efforts, please complete this survey (Link), developed by University of Northern Iowa – Institute for Decision Making, to tell us what your business is experiencing and how your business is handling the current crisis. 


Please forward this link to businesses/attractions/organizations within your membership or communities.


IEDA will use the information collected in this survey to inform its public policy in response to the crisis, as well as potential assistance to businesses. The deadline to complete this survey is Monday, March 23 at 5 p.m. 

Contact Us

Get in Touch

Send us a message with any questions or concerns, and we'll get back to you with answers as soon as we can.

Cedar County COVID19 Response

400 Cedar Street Tipton, IA 52772 US

Call 211 for general information Cedar County Public Health: 563-886-2226 Cedar County Emergency Management: 563-886-3355