For general COVID-19 information and frequently asked questions, visit covid19usvi.com. To report a suspect COVID-19 case, call 3407126299 (STX) or 3407761519 (STT/STJ).
In December 2019, a new (or novel) human coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) type emerged in China. COVID-19, the infectious disease caused by SARS-CoV-2, is now a pandemic affecting many countries globally. Patients with confirmed COVID-19 infection have reportedly had mild to severe respiratory illness with symptoms of cough and shortness of breath, along with other symptoms, appearing anywhere from 2 to 14 days after exposure. Learn more about the symptoms and risks associated with COVID-19. Learn more about human coronaviruses, how they present, and how they are tested.
This is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation. The Virgin Islands Department of Health (VIDOH) is providing updated information and guidance on this website, as well as Facebook, as it becomes available.