Novel Coronavirus COVID-19

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak caused by a novel (new) coronavirus in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. Chinese authorities first identified the new coronavirus, which has resulted in thousands of confirmed human infections in China with dozens of deaths reported. The United States has been actively screening incoming travelers from Wuhan at several airports, including Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The situation is evolving rapidly and the Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services is monitoring the outbreak activity closely.

CDC COVID-19 Case Count
Global Situation Reports from World Health Organization (WHO)

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Resources for the Public

COVID 2019  Information Flyer  (Spanish) (Chinese-Mandarin) (Tagalog(Khmer) 

Public Notices

Press Release: City of Long Beach Health Department Monitoring Coronavirus Outbreak in China - 1.22.2020 

To Report Cases

Providers should call the Communicable Disease Control Program immediately to report suspect cases of 2019-nCoV.

  • Regular business hours: 562.570.4302
  • After hours and on weekends: 562.500.5537

More Information 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Novel Coronavirus
California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Novel Coronavirus

Last Updated: 2/25/2020