Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Recently, a new coronavirus—Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)—was detected in Wuhan, China. This novel coronavirus causes a respiratory (lung) infection.

View today's current cases in Massachusetts.

Massachusetts Public Health Fact Sheet on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

For up-to-date information regarding the 2019 novel Coronavirus, please visit the DPH COVID-19 web site at

More detailed information and additional guidance is available from the CDC at

For questions, contact the DPH Bureau of Infectious Disease and Laboratory Sciences at (617) 983-6800.

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