COVID-19: Information for Businesses and Employers
If there is a confirmed or suspected COVID-19 case identified at your agency or business, please contact the DCHD Communicable Disease and Epidemiology (CDE) program at (630) 221-7553 (8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) or (630) 682-7400 after hours for consultation and next steps.
COVID-19 Business Team (CBT)
The CBT provides DuPage County businesses with guidance on topics such as:
- Protecting employees and clients from spreading disease during the pandemic;
- Ensuring proper cleaning and disinfection with EPA-approved products;
- Providing the current best practices on safe operations; and
- Specific information and resources a business may need to operate safely.
If you are looking for information on how to keep your vital business running safely please email [email protected] or call (630) 221-7927.
Quarantine and Isolation Guidance:
Federal Information and Resources
September 9, 2021 — Path Out of The Pandemic is a comprehensive national strategy that will ensure the use of every available tool to combat COVID-19 and save lives in the months ahead, while also keeping schools open and safe, and protecting our economy from lockdowns and damage.
State of Illinois Information and Resources
August 26, 2021—Governor Pritzker issued an executive order requiring face coverings for all individuals over age two in indoor public settings regardless of vaccination status beginning Monday, Aug. 30. The order also outlines COVID-19 vaccination and testing requirements for healthcare workers, school personnel, higher education, and state-owned or operated congregate living facilities. Learn more...
September 3, 2021— Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity issued FAQ on Face Covering and Vaccination Requirements (PDF) signed by the Governor.