Prevention Tips

Updated 2/11/2021

Vaccine Information

Masks are Mandatory in public places in Worthington 9-14-2021

Worthington Mask Requirement Begins September 16, 2021

Worthington joins other central Ohio communities in instituting a face covering requirement for all publicly accessible indoor locations effective Thursday, September 16, 2021. The requirement applies to all people, regardless of COVID-19 vaccination status.

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The CDC offers these updated tips to improve how your mask protects yourself and others. 

Prevention Information:

  • Always wear a mask when you are in public, or around people who are not in your immediate household.
  • Wash your hands often. Washing your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol.
  • Cover coughs and sneezes with your arm or your inner elbow. 
  • Throw used tissues in the trash.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth. 
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Put distance between yourself and other people. 6 feet is advised. 
  • Stay home when you are sick.
  • Call ahead before going to your doctor.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily.

More prevention tips from the CDC