Highlights of the guidance: — Avoid social gatherings of more than 10 people. — Older people: Stay home and away from other people. — Avoid eating or drinking at bars, restaurants and food courts. Use drive-through, pickup or delivery options.
— People in a home where someone has tested positive for COVID-19: Keep the entire household at home. — People with serious underlying health conditions that can put them at increased risk: Stay home and away from other people.
— Work or engage in schooling from home whenever possible. — Avoid discretionary travel, shopping trips and social visits. — Do not visit nursing homes or retirement or long-term care facilities except to provide critical assistance.
— In states with evidence of community transmission: Bars, restaurants, food courts, gyms and other indoor and outdoor venues where people congregate should close. — Schools should be closed in areas with community transmission and in surrounding areas, and if the virus has been detected in people associated with the school.