COVID-19 Disaster Preparedness FAQ

Nevada Health response

To inform Nevadans statewide, the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and the Governor's Office have created this website to better share information and resources as it pertains to the current status of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact within the state of Nevada:

Business closure Guidance Documents (FAQ)

Nevada Health Response COVID-19 Initiative - guidance to protect health and safety of Nevadans:

To get informed about Governor Steve Sisolak's expansion of social distancing emergency directives that include sporting and recreational venues, showrooms at essential businesses that are used to display goods for sale (cars and household appliances), “open house” showings of real estate properties for sale, and licensed barbers and stylists go to:

Expansion of social distancing emergency directives (UPDATED)

OSHA COVID-19 Guidance - guidelines for the management of staff and labor in Mining, Construction and Manufacturing Industry sector.

Nevada Department of Agriculture (NDA) - guidelines and recommendations for Agriculture Industry sector businesses.

COVID-19 Prevention Guidance for Food Establishments - guidance for Restaurants and Food establishments  handling and selling food and beverages.

Guidance on the Essential  Critical Infrastructure Workforce - Memorandum on identification of essential critical infrastructure workers during COVID-19 response.

DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY DIVISION COVID-19 ANNOUNCEMENTS - Updates and announcements for the general public and regulated communities in response to the COVID-19 pandemic from B&I divisions.


Guidance for Businesses to Plan and Respond to COVID-19

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued the interim guidance for businesses and employees on how to plan, respond, and prepare to Coronavirus (COVID-19). This guidance  is based on what is currently known about the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and will help businesses/employers and employees to respond to all the challanges due to COVID-19.

Plan, Prepare and Respond to Coronavirus Disease Guidance for Businesses and Employees