A message fro the Otsego County Health Department

The current number of confirmed cases in Otsego County is six. Every case
reported is promptly investigated and close contacts are notified.

Given the nature of this infectious disease it is extremely important that
everyone take the proper precautions to prevent the spread of disease.

Everyone should be following these precautions to prevent the spread of illness

 Wash your hands often and for at least 20 seconds
 Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth
 Avoid physical contact like handshakes and hugs
 Keep a 6 foot distance between yourself and others when out in public
 Stay home if you feel sick
 Avoid large crowds
Abstain from unnecessary trave