Public Health Emergency Preparedness (COVID-19)
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Suspect Case

  • Meets supportive* laboratory evidence with no prior history of being a confirmed or probable case.
    • Supportive* laboratory evidence:
      • Detection of specific antibody in serum, plasma, or whole blood
      • Detection of specific antigen by immunocytochemistry in an autopsy specimen

Probable Case

  • Meets clinical criteria AND epidemiologic linkage with no confirmatory laboratory testing performed for SARS-CoV-2.
    • Clinical Criteria
      • In the absence of a more likely diagnosis:
      • At least two of the following symptoms: fever (measured or subjective), chills, rigors, myalgia, headache, sore throat, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea, fatigue, congestion or runny nose
      • OR
        • Any one of the following symptoms: cough, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, new olfactory disorder, new taste disorder
      • OR
        • Severe respiratory illness with at least one of the following: Clinical or radiographic evidence of pneumonia, Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS).
  • Meets presumptive* laboratory evidence.
    • Presumptive* laboratory evidence:
      • Detection of SARS-CoV-2 by antigen test in a respiratory specimen
  • Meets vital records criteria with no confirmatory laboratory evidence for SARS-CoV-2.

Confirmed Case

  • Meets confirmatory laboratory evidence
    • Confirmatory* laboratory evidence:
      • Detection of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 ribonucleic acid (SARS-CoV-2 RNA) in a clinical or autopsy specimen using a molecular amplification test

COVID-19 Commissioners Court Epidemiology Report 5282020

Executive Order SK-03 Related to COVID-19 Mandatory Face Coverings Dated July 1, 2020

COVID-19 Booster Shots

CDC Interim Guidance on COVID-19 Booster Shots:



Texas COVID-19 Vaccine Provider Locations

Vaccine Phases and Criteria

COVID-19 Information

Guidance for Businesses

Information for Schools

Guidance for Churches and Communities of Faith

Information for the Public

Information for Healthcare Providers

Texas Testing Locations:


Governor’s Orders

News Releases:
  • COVID 19 News and Press Releases from March 16, 2020 to Prersent: Click Here



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