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HERNANDO COUNTY GOVERNMENT COVID-19 UPDATES 
CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.HERNANDOCOUNTY.US/COVID19

COVID-19 Questions?

For questions related to Hernando County and COVID-19, call the COVID-19 Public Information Center line at:

(352) 540-6233

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday - Friday

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Emergency Management
18900 Cortez Boulevard
Brooksville, FL 34601

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Phone (352) 754-4083
Fax (352) 754-4090
Recorded Message Line (352) 754-4111

COVID-19 Information

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Emergency Management and the Florida Department of Health in Hernando County encourage residents to remain informed. We can all help to prevent the spread of disease by:

1. Washing your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom, before eating and after blowing your nose, coughing or sneezing
2. If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol
3. Avoid close contact with people who are sick, and stay home when you are sick
4. Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth
5. Cleaning and disinfecting frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe

Monitor trusted sources of information such as the Health Department website at www.FloridaHealth.gov/COVID-19 and the CDC at www.CDC.gov to learn the facts and to follow recommendations to prevent the spread of disease.


Visit https://flicg.org/county-by-county-covid-19-information/ for a list of all Florida County’s COVID-19 policies and orders.

Update from the Florida Department of Health Regarding COVID-19 3/12/2020

Post Date:03/12/2020 11:57 AM

Please find the latest update from the Florida Department of Health regarding COVID-19 at the following link: http://www.floridahealth.gov/newsroom/2020/03/031220-0022-florida-department-of-health-announces-new-positive-covid19-cases-florida.pr.html?fbclid=IwAR1TapJN6rggSbzNVGQk2fDF1kFxmU9ChLUgmjSqMn3fuxVWSzdDjYCoIYQ

Emergency Management and the Florida Department of Health in Hernando County encourage residents to remain informed. While there are no known cases of COVID-19 in our community, we can all help to prevent the spread of disease by:

  1. Washing your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom, before eating and after blowing your nose, coughing or sneezing
  2. If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol
  3. Avoid close contact with people who are sick, and stay home when you are sick
  4. Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth
  5. Cleaning and disinfecting frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe

Monitor trusted sources of information such as the Florida Department of Health website at www.FloridaHealth.gov/COVID-19 and the Center's for Disease Control and Prevention at www.CDC.gov to learn the facts and to follow recommendations to prevent the spread of disease. Also, a call center has been set up by the Florida Department of Health for general questions on COVID-19 at (866) 779-6121, open 24/7.

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