Milton Health Department releases March 12 Coronavirus update

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Milton Health Department releases March 12 Coronavirus update

March 12, 2020

  • The goal of the Milton Community is to slow the transmission through self-voluntary quarantine and isolation of Milton residents who have become infected with the virus.
  • Woman, children, and pregnant woman have fared well during the outbreak according to results from other countries.
  • Coronavirus is more critical to middle aged people and individuals in their 70’s 80’s and 90’s or individuals who have underlying medical conditions.
  • Reduce exposure to Coronavirus by limiting your exposure to large gatherings.
  • If you are sick, with influenza-like symptoms, stay at home. If you have fever and or lower respiratory symptoms, call your primary care doctor (PCP). If you don’t have a PCP call the Massachusetts Department of Public Health at 1-617-983-6800.
  • As of March 11, 2020, Milton has 2 presumptive positive cases of Coronavirus that have been linked to the Biogen Conference in Boston. These individuals do not have children in the Milton Public, Private School System or daycares.

*As numbers change, more information will be forthcoming.

Caroline A. Kinsella
Health Director

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