COVID-19 Information


COVID-19 Information

GFDA closely monitors guidance and information regarding COVID-19.
You are welcome to bookmark this page and visit it often. 
We encourage you to review this information and share it with your staff so your
funeral home may continue to safely serve your families and community. 


COVID-19 Guidance and Information

For additional guidance and information, visit the pages listed to the right. 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

  • Selected Adverse Events Reported after COVID-19 Vaccination - November 24, 2021 - HERE
  • Different COVID-19 Vaccines - November 24, 2021 - HERE
  • COVID-19 Vaccines for Children and Teens - November 24, 2021 - HERE
  • COVID-19 Vaccines for Moderately to Severely Immunocompromised People - November 23, 2021 - HERE
  • Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19 Vaccination - November 23, 2021 - HERE
  • What to Expect at Your Appointment to Get Vaccinated for COVID-19 - November 21, 2021 - HERE
  • CDC Expands Eligibility for COVID-19 Booster Shots to All Adults - November 19, 2021 - HERE
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shot - November 19, 2021 - HERE
  • Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People - November 19, 2021 - HERE
  • Information about the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine - November 19, 2021 - HERE 
  • Information about the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine - November 19, 2021 - HERE
  • COVID-19 Vaccines that Require 2 Shots - November 18, 2021 - HERE
  • Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Facility - November 15, 2021 - HERE
  • Key Things to Know About COVID-19 Vaccines - November 12, 2021 - HERE
  • What You Should Know About the Possibility of COVID-19 Illness After Vaccination - November 9, 2021 - HERE
  • Workplace Vaccination Program - November 4, 2021 - HERE
  • Operational Considerations for Personal Protective Equipment in the Context of Global Supply Shortages for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic: non-US Healthcare Settings - November 4, 2021 - HERE
  • Families and COVID-19 - November 3, 2021 - HERE
  • Families with Vaccinated and Unvaccinated Members - November 3, 2021 - HERE
  • COVID-19 Vaccines Are Free to the Public - November 3, 2021 - HERE
  • Your COVID-19 Vaccination - November 3, 2021 - HERE
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Information for Specific Groups of People - November 3, 2021 - HERE
  • Possible Side Effects After Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine - November 3, 2021 - HERE
  • Understanding mRNA COVID-19 Vaccines - November 3, 2021 - HERE
  • CDC Recommends Pediatric COVID-19 Vaccine for Children 5 to 11 Years - November 2, 2021 - HERE
  • What You Need to Know about Variants - November 1, 2021 - HERE

Georgia Department of Public Health

  • CDC Recommends Pediatric COVID Vaccine for Children 5-11 Years Old  - November 3, 2021 - HERE

Governor Brian Kemp

  • Renewal of State of Emergency for Continued COVID-19 Economic Recovery - November 19, 2021 - HERE
  • Gov. Kemp, AG Carr Challenge Biden’s Vaccine Mandate for Health Care Workers - November 16, 2021 - HERE
  • Gov. Kemp, AG Carr File Suit to Challenge Biden’s Unlawful OSHA Employer Vaccine Mandate - November 5, 2021 - HERE

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

  • OSHA suspends enforcement of COVID-19 vaccine mandate amid legal challenges - HERE

The National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory (NPPTL)

  • Counterfeit Respirators / Misrepresentation of NIOSH-Approval - November 5, 2021 - HERE
  • Understanding Filtration Efficiency Testing and Fit Testing in Filtering Facepiece Respirators (FFRs) - November 2021 - HERE


Visit the following links for more information 

  • HERE - COVID-19 Funeral and Mortuary Science Guidance in Georgia
  • HERE - COVID-19 Testing in Georgia
  • HERE - COVID-19 Vaccines in Georgia
  • HERE - Governor Brian Kemp's Executive Orders
  • HERE - Your Health from the CDC HERE - Your Health from the CDC


STATE RESOURCES

  • COVID-19: State Services in Georgia - HERE

  • Georgia’s Statewide Executive Order: Guidelines for Businesses - August 24, 2021 - HERE


FEDERAL RESOURCES

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - HERE
  • Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) - HERE
  • CombatCOVID.hhs.gov - HERE
  • Coronavirus.gov - HERE
  • Department of Homeland Security (DHS) - HERE
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) - HERE
  • Federal Trade Commission - HERE
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) - HERE
  • The National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory (NPPTL) - HERE
    • How to tell if your N95 Respirator is NIOSH Approved - September 2021 - HERE
    • The Respiratory Protection Information Trusted Source - HERE
    • Personal Protective Equipment EUAs - HERE
  • U.S. Food and Drug Administration - HERE
  • U.S. Small Business Administration - HERE
  • USA.gov/Coronavirus - HERE
  • WhiteHouse.gov - HERE
  • World Health Organization (WHO) - HERE


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