The SARS-CoV 2 virus (formerly referred to as 2019 Novel Coronavirus / 2019-nCoV) has impacted organizations around the globe, bringing attention to the need for actionable risk intelligence and business continuity planning.The disease caused by infection with SARS-CoV 2 is now called COVID-19. Since the first COVID-19 case was reported
Fourteen cases have been diagnosed in the United States, in addition to 39 cases among repatriated persons from high-risk settings, for a current total of 53 cases within the United States. U.S. government agencies and public health partners are implementing aggressive measures to slow and try to contain transmission of
In response to the 2019 Novel Coronavirus outbreak, the federal government is taking steps to protect the country. Within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response is working with our partners to explore the development of new medical countermeasures and
An outbreak of pneumonia (called 2019 Novel Coronavirus, 2019-nCoV, or COVID-19) broke out in Wuhan China in late 2019. The situation is being closely monitored by the Public Health Agency of Canada. Status of public health risk to Canadians is updated on this web page.
Key maps and charts explaining how the respiratory virus has spread and how it is being dealt with. While the vast majority of cases are in China, the virus, which causes pneumonia-like symptoms, is now spreading faster outside the country than within. South Korea, Italy and Iran have the highest