Branch Communication | YMCA DC

Branch Communication

Due to the spread of the Coronavirus around the United States, according to the CDC:

  • members that have travelled to any country that has a Level 3 Travel Health Notice will be asked to stay home for 14-days from the time they left an area with widespread, ongoing community spread and practice social distancing. The countries that are currently on the CDC’s Level 3 Travel Health Notice include China, Iran, and South Korea; Europe (Schengen Area): Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican City; and the United Kingdom and Ireland: England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland
  • members that have travelled to any country that has a Level 2 Travel Health Notice should watch their health during travel and for 14 days after returning to the United States and practice social distancing. Japan is currently on the CDC’s Level 2 Travel Health Notice.

The CDC recommends that you call your healthcare professional if you feel sick with fever, cough, or difficulty breathing, and have been in close contact with a person known to have COVID-19.  Your healthcare professional will work with your state’s public health department and CDC to determine if you need to be tested for COVID-19.

As more information becomes available from the CDC; WHO; Health Department; and local, state and federal government; the YMCA will update important member information accordingly at: www.ymcadc.org/stayinformed.

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