As the Coronavirus situation continues to evolve, it is important for all employers to monitor the outbreak and implement strategies to protect their workforce while ensuring continuity of operations. To help educate employers and employees on how they can prepare for and address the impacts of the virus, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) have provided resources that we hope you will use and share with your members.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Coronavirus Toolkit:
Additionally, the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) has provided us with resources to share with regard to “Preparing and Responding to Coronavirus":
Update from Tri-City Medical Center
Tri-City Medical Center has been serving the residents of Carlsbad, Oceanside, Vista and the surrounding communities for nearly 60 years and is focused on providing the highest quality care to our patients and community. As you know, there is an elevated level of concern about infectious diseases in our region, most notably Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Below you will find a list of some of the measures that Tri-City Medical Center is taking to protect our patients, employees and the broader community relating to COVID-19:
Patient Screening and Visitor Restrictions
For more information, including immediate access to current information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and San Diego County Public Health Department related to COVID-19, visit https://www.tricitymed.org/2020/03/novel-coronavirus-covid-19/
Additionally, feel free to download and distribute our Healthy Hygiene Habits handout in English and Spanish.
Update from City of Oceanside
Oceanside Public Safety Officials and the County of San Diego Health & Human Services Agency are working closely with federal and state partners to monitor an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and are mobilized to respond in our region. Oceanside Public Safety is coordinating on potential response needs, including a continuity of operations plan for necessary City services. Residents are encouraged to check the San Diego County webpage, and look for regular updates in the City of Oceanside's newsletter and social media.
For ongoing updates, visit https://www.ci.oceanside.ca.us/gov/fire/home/coronavirus.asp
Update from Governor's Office
To protect public health and slow the rate of transmission of COVID-19, gatherings as described below should be postponed or canceled across the state of California for at least the remainder of the month of March.
More information here.