Recently, the CDC reported that New Haven County has entered the High/Orange category for CDC Community Levels See here (https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/science/community-levels.html). Community transmission rates in Milford also continue to be at increased levels at this time. While in the High/Orange CDC category, the CDC, CT DPH, and the Milford Health Department recommends the following at this time:
- Individuals should wear a well-fitting mask indoors in public, regardless of vaccination status
- Individuals should stay up-to-date with COVID-19 vaccines and boosters
- If you are experiencing any symptoms—no matter how mild—stay home, contact your healthcare provider, and get tested.
- If you have had an exposure to a positive case, follow CDC recommendation for isolation and quarantine, including getting tested.
The Milford Health Department continues to monitor and respond to COVID-19 and conduct case investigations as necessary. Should you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact the Health Department.