Howard University Hospital Coronavirus Information and Updates

Howard University Hospital continues to closely monitor the rapidly changing situation regarding the global public health emergency of COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus. The hospital has been designated as one of the District of Columbia’s COVID-19 treatment facilities; and is working in conjunction with D.C. Health as well as staying abreast of Centers for Disease Control (CDC) updates to address coronavirus cases if they become present. Information on this site provides our patients, staff and visitors with general information on symptoms, prevention tips, FAQ’s, the CDC travel advisory and additional resources.

Travel Advisories

The White House announced a travel restriction from Europe to the U.S. for 30 days, effective until Friday, March 13, 2020. The CDC also advises avoidance of all nonessential travel to a growing list of countries due to the high number of cases that have been confirmed. Please visit the CDC website to see the most up-to-date Travel Advisory List. If you have been to one of the countries identified by the CDC within the past 14 days and developed a fever or cough or have difficulty breathing, please call the D.C. Department of Health at 202-442-5955.

Coronavirus Prevention

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Coronavirus Resources 

CDC Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources