Jefferson County - Coronavirus

Information about COVID-19

  • Get tested for COVID-19, get a prescription for oral antiviral pills (if you are infected), and have the prescription filled - all in one place
  • Contact your health care provider, who is also able to write a prescription for oral antivirals , or Jefferson County Health Department at for more information about these life-saving therapeutic medications.

Jefferson County COVID-19 News and Updates
COVID-19 Community Levels
COVID-19 Vaccine Information
COVID-19 Testing Information
COVID-19 Treatments and Medications

JCHD Vaccine Testing Flier


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Information about COVID-19
Which Masks Provide the Best Protection from COVID-19?
COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
CDC COVID-19 Data Tracker 
Wisconsin State Lab of Hygiene - SARS-CoV-2 Genomic Dashboard (Variant Data)
Emerging variants of COVID-19
How to protect yourself and others

Isolation (for those infected with SARS-CoV-2 / COVID-19)
Quarantine (for those exposed to SARS-CoV-2 / COVID-19)
Isolation vs Quarantine

COVID-19 Vaccine Safety factsheet 
COVID-19 Vaccine Efficacy webpage
Community Resources
Business Resources


Questions about COVID-19? Contact us at


What can you do?

Although the risk for severe illness from COVID-19 is considered low for most individuals, many of our community members are at high risk for severe illness and death. The best thing you can do is to get vaccinated for COVID-19 and avoid being infected by following the best practices listed below. 

  • Get vaccinated for COVID-19
  • Wear a well-fitting mask in indoor public places when local case rates are high, or if you are at high risk for severe illness from COVID-19
  • Monitor your health daily 
  • Get tested  after exposure or when you are ill to prevent spread to others
  • Physically distance from others in public places when local case rates are high, or around high-risk individuals and groups. 
  • Avoid crowds and poorly ventilated spaces when local case rates are high
  • Increase ventilation indoors
  • Wash your hands often
  • Cover coughs and sneezes
Even if you are up to date on COVID-19 vaccination, please practice the public health measures described above while COVID-19 case rates are high.

Group-Specific Information About COVID-19

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