Jack Jordan state RepWith several Hoosiers diagnosed with coronavirus, we need to work together to prevent its spread.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) is an infectious respiratory illness, and symptoms can include fever, cough, body aches, fatigue and vomiting.

The best way to prevent illness is to practice good hygiene, including washing your hands frequently, covering coughs and sneezes, staying home if you are sick and disinfecting high-touch surfaces. Click here to see a list of ways to protect yourself.

The Indiana State Department of Health is working with federal and local partners to respond to this evolving public health situation. Gov. Eric Holcomb also recently announced a public health emergency declaration.

Click here for live updates or call the ISDH at 317-233-7125 if you experience symptoms and have a recent history of travel to China or contact with someone suspected of having COVID-19