Updated 8-11-21

This page contains links to various Public Health recommendations, advisories, and requirements. For School specific recommendations, visit the School Guidance page at the link above.

Public Health Orders & Recommendations

Ohio Education and Sector RecommendationsOhio Department of Health

The Ohio Department of Health's COVID-19 recommendations for Education and specific Sectors. 

ODH's Social Distancing, Masking, and Congregating RecommendationsRevised 7-29-21

While Ohio lifted most statewide pandemic-related health orders in June 2021, Ohioans are still at risk for COVID-19 illness. The Ohio Department of Health urges all Ohioans to continue to follow safe protocols to protect themselves and others, especially those individuals who are not fully vaccinated. The following are recommended best practices for ongoing safety and prevention against COVID-19.

School Required Reporting & NotificationRevised 9-3-20

This public health order from the Ohio Department of Health outlines the requirements for school reporting and notification of COVID-19 cases and exposures.

Lucas County Mask Advisory for Indoor UseRevised 8-10-21

In response to substantial COVID-19 spread in Lucas County, TLCHD is issuing a mask advisory urging everyone to wear a mask indoors regardless of vaccination status. Click the button above for more information.

CDC Mandate for Face Masks on Public Transportation

Details the national Face Masks Order on public transportation.
Reporting Requirements for COVID-19 (2nd Amended)Ohio Revised Code 3701.4 & 3701.23

Establishes reporting requirements for confirmed and probable cases to local health departments within twenty-four (24) hours.


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