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Health and Human Services

Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) Guidance



Due to the rapidly changing variations of State guidance, please see the California Department of Public Health link to various guidance documents here. At this time, El Dorado County has no more restrictive guidance than that from the State. 


K-12 School Guidance (August 2021)

Face covering guidance for vaccinated and unvaccinated people in public places (5/15/21)

Face covering Q&A

Cal/OSHSA: Face coverings & physical distancing in the workplace

Vaccine records guidelines & standards

Vaccination verification, COVID-19 testing, masking in various health care settings (7/26/21)

K-12 2021-22 School Year: Face Coverings and More (7/13/21)

Child Care Providers and Programs (6/29/21)

Overnight Camping (5-13-21)

Outdoor & Indoor Youth & Recreational Adult Sports (3/16/21)

Outdoor Seated Live Events & Performances (4/1/21)

Campgrounds, RV Parks Ski Operators & Other Outdoor Recreation (12/1/20)

Office Workspaces (pro sports without live audiences)

Guidance Documents from California Department of Public Health:

The California Department of Public Health has consolidated state guidance on how to prepare and protect Californians from COVID-19 in a single location. This includes guidance for:

  • Community Care Facilities, Including Assisted Living Facilities and Child Care
  • People at Risk for Serious Illness
  • Drinking Water, Recreational Water and Wastewater
  • Employers, Health Care Workers and Workers in General Industry
  • Entertainment Venues
  • First Responders, Including Paramedics and EMTs
  • Food Industry
  • Event and Gathering Guidance
  • Homeless Assistance Providers
  • Individuals with Access or Functional Needs
  • Medi-Cal Managed Care Health Plans
  • Health Care Facilities from Cal/OSHA
  • Health Care Facilities, Including Long-Term Care Facilities
  • Health Care Plans
  • Coverage Options
  • Home Cleaning with COVID-19 Positive Individuals
  • Laboratories
  • Schools and institutions of higher education
  • Long-Term Care and Adult and Senior Care Facilities