COVID-19

Archive from March 20, 2020

 

A Message from College President

Sheila Mingee, MBA, MSEd

and

Dean of Nursing & Associate Professor of Nursing 

Lanette Stuckey, Ph.D., MSN, RN, CNE, CMSRN, CNEcl - March 20, 2020

An Important Message to Students:

Today, Illinois Governor Pritzker ordered a ‘stay at home’ order to help combat the spread of COVID-19. This order starts at 5 p.m. tomorrow through April 7; please visit https://www.wcia.com/news/local-news/sources-say-pritzker-plans-to-issue-shelter-in-place-saturday/ for more information.

The COVID-19 pandemic is rapidly escalating, and we all need to do our part in slowing the spread of the virus.  For now, the following information is being announced; more information will be released to our College community on March 25.

  • Courses, labs, and clinical are on-line starting Monday, March 23 through Tuesday, April 7
  • Administration, Faculty, and Staff will be teleworking starting Monday, March 23 through Tuesday, April 7

The Danville and Charleston facilities will not be opened during this time; all employees will be working remotely.  Please let us know if you must access the College next week.

We are doing our duty of social distancing and will be continuing college operations remotely.  Please reach out to the following offices for assistance:

[libraries have been shut down throughout the state; therefore, interlibrary loans are not available]

Stay positive, stay focused, and stay healthy - we will get through this!

President Mingee and Dean Stuckey

 

COVID-19 Resources:

For Current Illinois Case Counts:  http://www.dph.illinois.gov/topics-services/diseases-and-conditions/diseases-a-z-list/coronavirus

General Information:  https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Community Prevention:  https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/index.html

Travel Information:  https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/index.html

Healthcare Information:  https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/hcp/index.html\

Specific Group Information:  https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/specific-groups/index.html