Health Experts Warn US Families to Prepare For Coronavirus Outbreak

Posted on February 25, 2020 12:21 pm
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Families should be making plans for a likely coronavirus outbreak in the U.S., according to both a top state health official and an infectious diseases expert in Minnesota.

Kris Ehresmann, director of the Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Prevention, and Control Division at the Minnesota Department of Health, says a spread of COVID-19 is “very likely” and people should prepare accordingly, MPR News reports.

“Just to make sure that you know you have some basic resources, in terms of foodstuffs and things like that,” Ehresmann said.

“So that if you would have family members get sick and you were unable to go out