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

Keeping families informed about the COVID-19 vaccines available for children

Families are beginning to ask more questions about when COVID-19 vaccines will be offered to children younger than 16, and how safe and effective they will be when available. In…

More than 5,000 flock to Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on first day of major COVID-19 vaccination drive

An audacious push to vaccinate 20,000 people in Alachua County a week for six weeks got off to a roaring start Monday when more than 5,200 University of Florida students…

International research outlines early outcomes on lung transplantation for severe COVID-19

The UF Health lung transplant team has collaborated with researchers around the world to identify preliminary guidelines for successful transplantation in patients whose lungs have been permanently damaged by the…

UF Health researcher plans for next big step in medicine — human digital twins

To learn how we might fight the next viral pandemic, consider an engine on a commercial jet. An engineer can recreate that engine and its every component on a computer.…

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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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