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San Joaquin Coronavirus update
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The following reflects the current situation in San Joaquin County:

* 9 confirmed cases in San Joaquin County as of Monday, no deaths

*Cases are both travel related & community transmission

*The San Joaquin County Public Health & Safety phone bank (209) 468-3822 is open seven days a week from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

* Cities of Stockton, Tracy, Lathrop, Manteca, Lodi, and the San Joaquin County Office of Emergency Services have activated Emergency Operations Centers.

*Cities of Stockton, Tracy, Manteca, and Lathrop  have proclaimed local emergencies.

*San Joaquin County Public Health Services Declared a Local Health Emergency.

*All San Joaquin County public schools closed, with the exception of Oak View Union Elementary School District. No information on private or charter schools








* Wash your hands regularly with soap and water

*Cover a cough or sneeze with a sleeve or tissue. Wash your hands after.

*Don’t touch your eyes, face, and mouth.

*Keep your distance. Avoid contact with people who are sick.

*Stay home if your experience respiratory symptoms like cough or fever.

*Get help — call your local health care provider before seeking care.



*Smaller gatherings held in venues that do not allow social distancing of six feet per person should be postponed or canceled.

*A “gathering” is any event or convening that brings together people in a single room or single space at the same time, such as an auditorium, stadium, arena, large conference room, meeting hall, cafeteria, or any other indoor or outdoor space.



*Typically, human coronaviruses cause mild-to-moderate respiratory illness.

*Symptoms are very similar to the flu, including:  Fever, cough, shortness of breath.

*COVID-19 can cause more severe respiratory illness.