Governor's Office Update on COVID-19
Yesterday evening, Governor Kemp, DPH Commissioner Kathleen Toomey, and state officials confirmed Georgia’s first cases of COVID-19 involving two individuals in Fulton County. State health leaders, emergency management officials, and the Governor's office have been in constant communication with federal and local partners.
At this time, the risk of transmission remains low. Please refer to the following information for guidance on COVID-19.
"The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus (COVID-19). If you have any questions, please refer to the CDC and DPH websites at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html or https://dph.georgia.gov/novelcoronavirus."