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.

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 project seeks to measure impact of coronavirus isolation on older adults

Many Americans are facing troubling emotional and lifestyle consequences of the self-isolation necessitated by the novel coronavirus pandemic. Lack of contact with friends and family. Loneliness and depression. Diminished exercise.…

Safety concerns hamper study of hydroxychloroquine to prevent COVID-19 in front-line health workers

As a national study ramps up at University of Florida Health and other sites around the country to test whether hydroxychloroquine, or HCQ, can protect healthy front-line essential workers from…

UF Health students tackle community needs through COVID-19 Student Service Corps

Students from across UF Health have teamed up to assess and meet the needs of Gainesville‚Äôs citizens through the creation of a new organization, the UF chapter of the COVID-19…

UF Health pediatrician answers questions about child vaccinations and COVID-19

As the COVID-19 virus has taken hold throughout the country, another health phenomenon has emerged: Childhood immunization rates have fallen. Compared with 2019, vaccinations decreased gradually in January and February…


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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