COVID-19 INFORMATION KEY RESOURCES AND UPDATES FROM UF HEALTH

Find fast facts about our responses in Gainesville, Jacksonville and Central Florida and learn about the hard work our researchers conduct to help combat this global pandemic. We also provide you easy access to information from county, state and national governments and health agencies.

One year: a Look Back

COVID-19 Reflections

Whether we want to admit it or not, we’re fundamentally different than we were one year ago. But we’ve learned we are resilient.

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Vaccine Rollout Begins

UF Health has received its first delivery of COVID-19 vaccines.

Dr. Leon L. Haley Jr., a board-certified emergency room physician, CEO of UF Health Jacksonville and dean of the UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville, is thought to be the first in Florida to be vaccinated.

Reopening the University of Florida

UF Health Screen, Test & Protect

The Screen, Test & Protect initiative builds a culture of care for our community while taking steps to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 as the University of Florida gradually returns faculty, staff and students to campus.

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Patient & Visitor Updates

The latest updates for UF Health hospitals, clinics and services. Includes changes to visitation policies, openings and closings, and more.

How You Can Help

From PPE donations to mask making, discover the ways you can help make a difference and contribute to our shared fight against COVID-19.

Frequently Asked Questions

Questions and answers about COVID-19 and UF Health’s response. Learn how you can help protect yourself and our community.

UF HEALTH COVID-19 research and news

UF Health virologist talks about variants and the future of the coronavirus

The novel coronavirus is doing what viruses do — in fact, what all life does. It’s mutating and creating new variants. This is evolution 101. Much of the discussion about…

UF Health researcher answers questions about the latest COVID-19 vaccine

And soon, there will be three. Johnson & Johnson recently submitted its COVID-19 vaccine to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for emergency use authorization. That step could eventually make…

Unsure about the COVID-19 vaccine? UF Health’s chief epidemiologist has answers

As access to the COVID-19 vaccines contines to grow, one major challenge still looms large: vaccine hesitancy. Yet acceptance of the vaccine appears to be growing: A poll by the…

University of Florida top among six university campuses for indoor mask use, CDC study finds

The University of Florida led the way in indoor mask compliance among six universities participating in a recent Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study of mask use on campuses…

MorE UF HEALTH UPDATES

UF Health Jacksonville

COVID-19 information related to UF Health Jacksonville, UF Health North, and related clinics

UF Health Central Florida

COVID-19 information related to UF Health Leesburg and UF Health Villages Hospitals.

Updates from the University of Florida

UF's COVID-19 Response

UF's Latest Updates

The latest updates from the University of Florida related to COVID-19. Additional frequently asked questions pertaining to travel, students, prospective students, families, graduate students, and faculty & staff

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