UPDATE: Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-2019)
Published on Feb 03, 2020 at 09:20a.m.
According to the NJ Department of Health (NJDOH), there are currently no cases in New Jersey. The risk to the general public in the United States at this time is low.
The NJDOH & NJ Poison Control Center (NJPIES) has opened a Coronavirus hotline: 1-800-222-1222. For general questions, residents are encouraged to call the hotline.
The NJDOH has also activated a "warm line" which is a resource for people seeking mental health services. The "warm line" is activated during events that impact the mental health of New Jersey residents. Please note that the "warm line" does not replace 911 and is not used to report emergencies: 877-294-HELP (4357).
For more information about Coronavirus, visit the NJDOH – General Information Page: https://www.nj.gov/health/cd/topics/ncov.shtml and FAQs: Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-2019) FAQs.pdf which can also be found on the Teaneck Health Department’s home page.More: Home News Health Department News