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SUNDAY: THE LATEST FROM THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH ON THE CORONAVIRUS

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What you need to know now about COVID-19 in Florida

Adults 65 and older and those with underlying medical conditions like heart disease, diabetes and lung disease are more likely to develop serious illness. Here’s what you can do right now.

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Call before you go

Call your health care provider or County Health Department if you have a fever, cough or shortness of breath and returned from international travel or a cruise in the last 14 days.

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Wash for 20 sec.

Wash hands often with soap and water – 20 seconds or longer (or use alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol).

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Review your symptoms

Use the CDC’s self-checker to help make decisions and seek appropriate medical care regarding COVID-19.

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Practice social distancing

If you are around other people, keep 6 feet between you when possible. Avoid hugs, handshakes, large gatherings and close quarters.

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Current Situation in Florida

Updated as of Sun 3/29/2020 06:42 PM ET

Positive Cases of COVID-19 in Florida

4768

Confirmed Cases in Florida Residents

182

Cases in Non-Florida Residents

4950

Total Cases Overview

Confirmed Cases in Florida Residents

Total 4768
Confirmed by DOH 836
Tested by private labs 3932

Characteristics of Florida Resident Cases

Diagnosed & isolated out of state* 8
Deaths 60

Cases in Non-Florida Residents

Total 182

Total Cases Overview

Total 4950
Traveled 583
Contact with confirmed case 718
Travel & contact with confirmed case 370
Under Investigation 3097