There are many types of human coronaviruses including some that commonly cause mild upper-respiratory tract illnesses. COVID-19 is a new disease, caused by a novel (or new) coronavirus that has not previously been seen in humans.
Idaho public health officials are monitoring the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) situation very closely. For more information, check out the resources available below.
On December 20, 2021, the Crisis Standards of Care (CSC) response to the COVID-19 pandemic was updated. Learn more about CSC.