Mississippi State Department of Health

COVID-19 Prevention, Safety and Treatment


Fundamental steps to help control the spread of COVID-19 in Mississippi.


If you test positive for COVID-19 and may be at higher risk for severe illness, ask your doctor about treatment to prevent serious illness and hospitalization.

COVID-19 Prevention

Vaccinations and Boosters

Vaccinations and boosters are widely available from MSDH county health departments as well as from local healthcare providers and pharmacies.


Local healthcare providers are now offering sampling and test services at locations across the state for those with COVID-19 symptoms, including free testing sites from the Mississippi State Department of Health.

Questions and Information: The Mississippi COVID-19 Hotline

The Mississippi COVID-19 Hotline is available Monday through Friday 8 a.m.–6 p.m., and Saturday 8 a.m.–noon at 877-978-6453.

Links referenced
More about treatment options for COVID-19    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,23537,420,878,html
Personal protection    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,21866,420,html
Businesses, school and community    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,21866,420,html
Child care facilities    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,21866,420,html
K-12 schools    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,21866,420,html
Long-term care facilities    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,21866,420,html
Prevention for special populations (Evusheld)    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,24118,420,878,html
Full information on COVID-19 vaccinations    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,0,420,976,html
Find COVID-19 testing services near you    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,21912,420,874,html

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