On January 7, 2020, a novel or new coronavirus (2019-nCoV) was identified in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China. The numbers of confirmed cases and deaths are increasing and both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization are closely monitoring this outbreak have made recommendations for clinicians and the public.

The clinical team of Lippincott NursingCenter has summarized these recommendations to help you learn more and stay up-to-date with the latest information about this new virus. We will continue to update this page as more information becomes available.