CDC Guidelines

Businesses and organizations across the country have looked to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for guidance on how to safely operate during COVID-19. Here's how CDC guidelines have impacted American small businesses and what business owners are doing to keep customers safe.

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U.S. Chamber Foundation

Dr. Rochelle Walensky on Vaccine Strategies and Return to Normalcy

May 27, 2021

Dr. Rochelle Walensky, Director of the CDC, discusses the current state of the pandemic, COVID-19 vaccinations, and a return to normal life.

U.S. Chamber Foundation

4 COVID-19 Testing Questions, Answered

April 06, 2021

Here are some of the most common questions about COVID-19 testing, answered.

U.S. Chamber Foundation

Operation Warp Speed: 4 Questions (and Answers) About the COVID-19 Vaccine

January 06, 2021

Here are four questions about the COVID-19 vaccine, answered by retired Army Lieutenant General Paul Ostrowski of Operation Warp Speed.

U.S. Chamber Foundation

How the Nation and Businesses Will Recover from COVID-19

December 02, 2020

Former CDC Director Robert R. Redfield shares his thoughts on the long-term impact of COVID-19 on various industries, including education and healthcare.

Coronavirus

4 Ways We Can Keep America Safe and Our Businesses Open

October 29, 2020

Four things community leaders, business owners, and the general public need to do to keep American businesses open.

Coronavirus

Flu Shots, Masks, and COVID-19: What You Need to Know

October 22, 2020

Here’s a look at the coronavirus pandemic, and what individuals and businesses can do to help our country return to a new normal.

Small Business

Healthy Habits and Sick Days in the Workplace Post-Coronavirus

September 17, 2020

U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams shares healthy habits and office protocols we can adopt in a post-pandemic world.

Coronavirus

How America Can Approach COVID-19 Vaccination

September 17, 2020

U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams explains how America can approach the COVID-19 vaccination process — and when we can expect to see an impact.

Small Business

CO— Blueprint: Operating a Socially Distanced Business

August 26, 2020

Jeanette Mulvey of CO— by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce interviews small business owners about how they've adapted their operations to meet social distancing guidelines.

Coronavirus

Physical Distancing and Mask-Wearing Are Essential to Curb the Virus

July 17, 2020

A year into the pandemic, we still must follow health and safety measures like physical distancing and masks to limit the spread of the virus.

Coronavirus

People Should Get Tested for COVID-19 and Prioritize General Health

July 17, 2020

When the country faced a shortage of COVID-19 tests in the summer of 2020, infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci outlined best practices.

Small Business

Businesses Should Follow CDC Guidelines to Reopen Safely

July 17, 2020

For businesses to safely reopen, they must follow CDC guidelines, including the phased reopening approach.