The Shelby County Health Department is committed to providing our community with the most accurate information about Coronavirus Disease 2019, known as COVID-19.

For answers to specific questions, call the Shelby County Health Department COVID-19 Call Center at 901-222-MASK (6275).

Health Directives & FAQs

Health Directives

Find the latest health directives from the Shelby County Health Department.


Find out answers to commonly asked questions.

Considerations for Restaurants

CDC offers the following considerations for ways in which operators can protect employees, customers, and communities and slow the spread of COVID-19.

Reduce the Spread

5 Safety Steps for Restaurant Staff

Follow these 5 safety steps to keep yourselves and customers healthy.

Restaurant Activity Risk Assessment

Use this graphic to assess activity risk in the restaurant setting. 


Daily Checklist for Managers

Follow this checklist daily to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.

Letter to Staff Template

Build a customized letter to your staff using this template to inform them about steps taken to protect them.

Additional Downloads and Printable Materials

Find more restaurant resources available from the CDC. 

Business Assistance Programs

Find available programs to help restaurants in the Shelby County area:

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