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)
  • COVID-19 Vaccines that Require 2 Shots - September 20, 2021 - HERE
  • Staffing Resources - September 20, 2021 - HERE
  • Quarantine and Isolation - September 18, 2021 - HERE
  • What to Expect at Your Appointment to Get Vaccinated for COVID-19 - September 17, 2021 - HERE
  • Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19 Vaccination - September 17, 2021 - HERE
  • When You’ve Been Fully Vaccinated - September 16, 2021 - HERE
  • Long-Term Effects of COVID-19 - September 16, 2021 - HERE
  • Strategies for Optimizing Supply of N95 Respirators - September 16, 2021 - HERE
  • Accessing a COVID-19 Vaccine If You Are Homebound - September 15, 2021 - HERE
  • Preparing for Your COVID-19 Vaccination - September 15, 2021 - HERE
  • Selected Adverse Events Reported after COVID-19 Vaccination - September 14, 2021 - HERE
  • Workplaces and Businesses - September 14, 2021 - HERE
  • Duration of Isolation and Precautions for Adults with COVID-19 - September 14, 2021 - HERE
  • Strategies for Optimizing the Supply of Eye Protection - September 13, 2021 - HERE
  • Frequently Asked Questions - September 13, 2021 - HERE
  • Types of Masks - September 10, 2021 - HERE
  • Your COVID-19 Vaccination - September 9, 2021 - HERE
  • Caring for Post-COVID Conditions - September 7, 2021 - HERE
  • What You Need to Know about Variants - September 3, 2021 - HERE
  • COVID-19 Vaccines for Moderately to Severely Immunocompromised People - September 2, 2021 - HERE
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shot - September 1, 2021 - HERE
  • Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People - September 1, 2021 - HERE
  • COVID-19 Vaccines for People with Underlying Medical Conditions - September 1, 2021 - HERE
  • Different COVID-19 Vaccines - September 1, 2021 - HERE
  • Vaccines for COVID-19 - September 1, 2021 - HERE
Georgia Department of Public Health
  • New Distribution Process for Monoclonal Antibody Treatments in Georgia - September 16, 2021 - HERE
  • Georgia Surpasses Grim COVID-19 Milestone - September 7, 2021 - HERE
Governor Brian Kemp
  • Renewal of State of Emergency for Continued COVID-19 Economic Recovery - September 20, 2021 - HERE
  • Regarding the State of Emergency for Continued COVID-19 Economic Recovery – Regulatory Suspensions - September 20, 2021 - HERE
The National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory (NPPTL)
  • Counterfeit Respirators / Misrepresentation of NIOSH-Approval - September 3, 2021 - HERE
  • How to tell if your N95 Respirator is NIOSH ApprovedHow to tell if your N95 Respirator is NIOSH Approved - September 2021 - HERE
  • Understanding Filtration Efficiency Testing and Fit Testing in Filtering Facepiece Respirators (FFRs) - September 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
      • Advisory Memorandum on Ensuring Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers' Ability to Work During the COVID-19 Response - August 10, 2021 - HERE
      • Guidance on the Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce - August 5, 2021 - 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
      • Protecting Workers: Guidance on Mitigating and Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in the Workplace - August 13, 2021 - HERE
    • The National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory (NPPTL) - HERE
      • Approved N95 Particulate Filtering Facepiece Respirators - Manufacturers Listed from A to Z – D - August 17, 2021 - HERE
      • The Respiratory Protection Information Trusted Source - HERE
      • Personal Protective Equipment EUAs - HERE
    • U.S. Food and Drug Administration - HERE
      • FDA Approves First COVID-19 Vaccine - August 23, 2021 - HERE
      • Joint Statement from HHS Public Health and Medical Experts on COVID-19 Booster Shots - August 18, 2021 - HERE
      • FDA Authorizes Additional Vaccine Dose for Immunocompromised People - August 12, 2021 - HERE
    • U.S. Small Business Administration - HERE
    • USA.gov/Coronavirus - HERE
    • WhiteHouse.gov - HERE
    • World Health Organization (WHO) - HERE


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