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.

The end of the Federal Public Health Emergency for COVID-19

About COVID-19 in Idaho

Idaho public health officials continue to monitor developments related to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). For more information, check out the resources available below. 

Idaho resources

All about the COVID-19 vaccine in Idaho and what to expect at your vaccination appointment.
Long-haulers are those who continue to suffer debilitating effects of the disease months after being infected with the virus.
Learn more about Idaho's response to COVID-19 by visiting the State's official coronavirus website.
The Department has a funding opportunity for Idaho county jails to support COVID-19 testing and mitigation activities, and for other infectious diseases of public health importance.

Federal resources

Visit the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention's website for more official information about COVID-19.