ESCC’s Response to COVID-19
The health and safety of ESCC faculty, staff and students is our top priority. ESCC’s administration continues to monitor the situation closely and to follow guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Virginia Department of Health (VDH). All of our efforts are coordinated with the Governor’s Office, the VCCS including the Chancellor and all presidents, the Virginia Department of Emergency Management, and the Virginia Department of Health. Any COVID-19 related questions may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
ESCC Reopening Plans
Full details of ESCC’s Reopening Plans are available to view online or download.
ESCC Daily Health Safety Self-Assessment
Personal Health Safety Accountability Requirement
CDC Coronavirus website
Informational Flyer from E.S. Rural Health
Virginia Department of Health Coronavirus Website
VDH hotline: 877-ASK-VDH3 (877-275-8343)
Find your local Health Department
FEMA Coronavirus Rumor Control
Frequently Asked Questions From Workers Regarding COVID-19
VCCS Food Assistance Program Information
SCHEV COVID-19 Resource and Information Page
Open WiFi Hot Spots Shore Wide
COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions
- Stay home
- Get plenty of sleep
- Cover your cough/sneeze with your elbow or a tissue
- Wash hands regularly with soap for at least 20 seconds or use an 60% alcohol-based sanitizer
- Don’t touch your nose, eyes or mouth
- Practice social distancing
Anyone exhibiting symptoms of a communicable disease is advised to self-quarantine for at least 14 days.
According to the VDH, masks decrease the risk of transmission for symptomatic people and their caregivers. However, widespread use isn’t recommended because we tend to touch our faces more often to adjust them.
Please refer to our Helpful Resources above.