There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus. As a reminder, the CDC recommends everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory diseases, including:
For information about handwashing, see the CDC's Handwashing website.
Yes. Medical professionals are able to take care of you no matter where you are physically located. Please call the ISU Health Center at 208-282-2330 before coming in. Medical officials will tell you what to do next.
ISU Bengal Pharmacy is still open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday
If you are asked to self-isolate, you should stay home - in your room, your apartment, or your house. Do not go to work, stores, restaurants, classes, athletic events, or other social gatherings until 14 days after the date of your departure from the country in question.
Everyone’s situation is unique, and Idaho State will evaluate each person’s risk to determine who should self-isolate and who does not need to self isolate. ISU is working closely with University Health Services and Central District Health and will make individual recommendations based on the latest information.
Guidance for household members during self-isolation
The current spread of COVID-19 and constant media coverage and social media influence can be anxiety-producing. While it is important to stay informed, there are things we can do to manage our mental well-being: