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  • High COVID-19 Attack Rate Among Attendees at Events at a Church - Arkansas, March 2020. [Journal Article]
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 May 22; 69(20):632-635.James A, Eagle L, … Kirking H
  • On March 16, 2020, the day that national social distancing guidelines were released (1), the Arkansas Department of Health (ADH) was notified of two cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) from a rural county of approximately 25,000 persons; these cases were the first identified in this county. The two cases occurred in a husband and wife; the husband is the pastor at a local church (church …
  • Preliminary Estimate of Excess Mortality During the COVID-19 Outbreak - New York City, March 11-May 2, 2020. [Journal Article]
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 May 15; 69(19):603-605.New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) COVID-19 Response Team
  • SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), was first identified in December 2019 in Wuhan, China, and has since spread worldwide. On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic (1). That same day, the first confirmed COVID-19-associated fatality occurred in New York City (NYC). To identify confirmed COVID-19-associated deaths, defined as …
  • High SARS-CoV-2 Attack Rate Following Exposure at a Choir Practice - Skagit County, Washington, March 2020. [Journal Article]
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 May 15; 69(19):606-610.Hamner L, Dubbel P, … Leibrand H
  • On March 17, 2020, a member of a Skagit County, Washington, choir informed Skagit County Public Health (SCPH) that several members of the 122-member choir had become ill. Three persons, two from Skagit County and one from another area, had test results positive for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Another 25 persons had compatible symptoms. SCPH obtained the …
  • COVID-19 in Correctional and Detention Facilities - United States, February-April 2020. [Journal Article]
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 May 15; 69(19):587-590.Wallace M, Hagan L, … Marlow M
  • An estimated 2.1 million U.S. adults are housed within approximately 5,000 correctional and detention facilities† on any given day (1). Many facilities face significant challenges in controlling the spread of highly infectious pathogens such as SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Such challenges include crowded dormitories, shared lavatories, limited medical and…
  • COVID-19 Among Workers in Meat and Poultry Processing Facilities - 19 States, April 2020. [Journal Article]
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 May 08; 69(18)Dyal JW, Grant MP, … Honein MA
  • Congregate work and residential locations are at increased risk for infectious disease transmission including respiratory illness outbreaks. SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), is primarily spread person to person through respiratory droplets. Nationwide, the meat and poultry processing industry, an essential component of the U.S. food infrastructure, employs ap…
  • Characteristics and Clinical Outcomes of Adult Patients Hospitalized with COVID-19 - Georgia, March 2020. [Journal Article]
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 May 08; 69(18):545-550.Gold JAW, Wong KK, … Jackson BR
  • SARS-CoV-2, the novel coronavirus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), was first detected in the United States during January 2020 (1). Since then, >980,000 cases have been reported in the United States, including >55,000 associated deaths as of April 28, 2020 (2). Detailed data on demographic characteristics, underlying medical conditions, and clinical outcomes for persons hospitaliz…
  • Improving Detection and Response to Respiratory Events - Kenya, April 2016-April 2020. [Journal Article]
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 May 08; 69(18):540-544.Idubor OI, Kobayashi M, … Chaves SS
  • Respiratory pathogens, such as novel influenza A viruses, Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV), and now, severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), are of particular concern because of their high transmissibility and history of global spread (1). Clusters of severe respiratory disease are challenging to investigate, especially in resource-limited settings, an…
  • Assessment of SARS-CoV-2 Infection Prevalence in Homeless Shelters - Four U.S. Cities, March 27-April 15, 2020. [Journal Article]
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 May 01; 69(17):521-522.Mosites E, Parker EM, … COVID-19 Homelessness Team
  • In the United States, approximately 1.4 million persons access emergency shelter or transitional housing each year (1). These settings can pose risks for communicable disease spread. In late March and early April 2020, public health teams responded to clusters (two or more cases in the preceding 2 weeks) of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in residents and staff members from five homeless shel…
  • COVID-19 Outbreak Among Three Affiliated Homeless Service Sites - King County, Washington, 2020. [Journal Article]
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 May 01; 69(17):523-526.Tobolowsky FA, Gonzales E, … Kay M
  • On March 30, 2020, Public Health - Seattle and King County (PHSKC) was notified of a confirmed case of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in a resident of a homeless shelter and day center (shelter A). Residents from two other homeless shelters (B and C) used shelter A's day center services. Testing for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, was offered to available residents and staff memb…
  • Characteristics of Health Care Personnel with COVID-19 - United States, February 12-April 9, 2020. [Journal Article]
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 Apr 17; 69(15):477-481.CDC COVID-19 Response Team
  • As of April 9, 2020, the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic had resulted in 1,521,252 cases and 92,798 deaths worldwide, including 459,165 cases and 16,570 deaths in the United States (1,2). Health care personnel (HCP) are essential workers defined as paid and unpaid persons serving in health care settings who have the potential for direct or indirect exposure to patients or infectious …
  • Community Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 at Two Family Gatherings - Chicago, Illinois, February-March 2020. [Journal Article]
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 Apr 17; 69(15):446-450.Ghinai I, Woods S, … Layden JE
  • SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), has spread rapidly around the world since it was first recognized in late 2019. Most early reports of person-to-person SARS-CoV-2 transmission have been among household contacts, where the secondary attack rate has been estimated to exceed 10% (1), in health care facilities (2), and in congregate settings (3). However, widespr…
  • Coronavirus Disease 2019 in Children - United States, February 12-April 2, 2020. [Journal Article]
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 Apr 10; 69(14):422-426.CDC COVID-19 Response Team
  • As of April 2, 2020, the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has resulted in >890,000 cases and >45,000 deaths worldwide, including 239,279 cases and 5,443 deaths in the United States (1,2). In the United States, 22% of the population is made up of infants, children, and adolescents aged <18 years (children) (3). Data from China suggest that pediatric COVID-19 cases might be less severe …
  • Rapid Sentinel Surveillance for COVID-19 - Santa Clara County, California, March 2020. [Journal Article]
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 Apr 10; 69(14):419-421.Zwald ML, Lin W, … Han GS
  • On February 27, 2020, the Santa Clara County Public Health Department (SCCPHD) identified its first case of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) associated with probable community transmission (i.e., infection among persons without a known exposure by travel or close contact with a patient with confirmed COVID-19). At the time the investigation began, testing guidance recommended focusing on perso…
  • Presymptomatic Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 - Singapore, January 23-March 16, 2020. [Journal Article]
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 Apr 10; 69(14):411-415.Wei WE, Li Z, … Lee VJ
  • Presymptomatic transmission of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), might pose challenges for disease control. The first case of COVID-19 in Singapore was detected on January 23, 2020, and by March 16, a total of 243 cases had been confirmed, including 157 locally acquired cases. Clinical and epidemiologic findings of all COVID-19 cases in Singapore through March…
  • Public Health Responses to COVID-19 Outbreaks on Cruise Ships - Worldwide, February-March 2020. [Journal Article]
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 03 27; 69(12):347-352.Moriarty LF, Plucinski MM, … Solano County COVID-19 Team
  • An estimated 30 million passengers are transported on 272 cruise ships worldwide each year* (1). Cruise ships bring diverse populations into proximity for many days, facilitating transmission of respiratory illness (2). SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus disease (COVID-19) was first identified in Wuhan, China, in December 2019 and has since spread worldwide to at least 187 countries an…
  • COVID-19 in a Long-Term Care Facility - King County, Washington, February 27-March 9, 2020. [Case Reports]
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 Mar 27; 69(12):339-342.McMichael TM, Clark S, … Public Health – Seattle & King County, EvergreenHealth, and CDC COVID-19 Investigation Team
  • On February 28, 2020, a case of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) was identified in a woman resident of a long-term care skilled nursing facility (facility A) in King County, Washington.* Epidemiologic investigation of facility A identified 129 cases of COVID-19 associated with facility A, including 81 of the residents, 34 staff members, and 14 visitors; 23 persons died. Limitations in effective inf…
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