Essential Businesses

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).

Guidance for Businesses and Employers

Businesses and employers can prevent and slow the spread of COVID-19 within the workplace. Employers should respond in a way that takes into account the level of disease transmission in their communities and revise their business response plans as needed.

Testing Strategy for Coronavirus (COVID-19) in High-Density Critical Infrastructure Workplaces

This document presents different testing strategy options for exposed co-workers when public health organizations and employers determine testing is needed to help support existing disease control measures.

Read more here.

Implementing Safety Practices for Critical Infrastructure Workers

CDC has also provided guidance for critical infrastructure workers who may have had exposure to a person known or suspected to have COVID-19.

Read more here.

Additional Information

Additional information from CDC can be found here:

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