- Another 320 COVID-19 cases were reported on Wednesday. There were 16 additional deaths for a total of 574 COVID deaths.
- The total number of COVID-19 cases in Iowa have now surpassed 20,000.
- Legislators headed back at Capitol today to finish 2020 Session with #COVID-19 recovery being our top priority. Democratic lawmakers plan to work together to find solutions that balance the health and safety of Iowans with the need to work and put food on the table. Find the full agenda at: https://iowahouse.org/house-democrats-covid-19-recovery-agenda/
For the latest updates from the State of Iowa on COVID-19: https://coronavirus.iowa.gov
For the latest updates on coronavirus and to learn more about prevention efforts, go to the Iowa Dept. of Public Health at https://idph.iowa.gov/Emerging-Health-Issues/Novel-Coronavirus
For Iowans with questions about COVID-19, a public hotline is open 24/7 by calling 2-1-1 or 1-800-244-7431
Criteria for getting tested for COVID-19 from the Centers for Disease Control: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/hcp/clinical-criteria.html
Iowans who are healthy and want to volunteer in their community can find opportunities here: http://volunteeriowa.galaxydigital.com/
For updates related to child care, child welfare, Medicaid, and social workers, go to the Dept. of Human Services page at https://dhs.iowa.gov/COVID19
For businesses, the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) is compiling resources available (including grants) at www.iowabusinessrecovery.com
For workers displaced due to coronavirus, unemployment benefits may be available in 7-10 days from filing. Click here to apply: https://www.iowaworkforcedevelopment.gov/file-claim-unemployment-insurance-benefits