Statewide Mask Order

STATEWIDE MASK REQUIREMENT

Governor Kay Ivey amended the Safer at Home Order that includes a statewide mask requirement. Individuals will be required to wear a mask or other facial covering when in public and in close contact with other people, as described in the order. This amended order shall remain in full force and effect until 5:00 P.M. on January 22, 2021, unless extended, rescinded, or modified by the State.

https://governor.alabama.gov/assets/2020/12/Safer-at-Home-Order-Final-12.9.2020.pdf

WHAT IS THE STATUS OF THE VIRUS?.

Visit the Alabama Department of Public Health map for real-time updates.

HOW DO I GET TESTED?

If you think you are experiencing symptoms of or have been exposed to COVID-19,
please DO NOT show up unannounced at an emergency room or health care facility.

  • FIRST, call your primary care doctor, urgent care clinic, or your local federally qualified healthcare center.
  • SECOND, call the Alabama COVID-19 24/7 hotline at 1-888-264-2256 or visit AlabamaPublicHealth.gov for testing sites and hours of operation.
  • THIRD, share this number with members of the community who might not have access to online information.

For more information about possible symptoms and other health-related information about COVID-19, visit www.cdc.gov/coronavirus.