For local public health agencies and healthcare providers only:
For general questions about COVID-19:
The data is in—wearing a mask saves lives. According to the CDC, if everyone wears a mask, over the next 4-8 weeks we could drastically reduce cases of COVID-19. So even if you feel fine, #MaskUp to protect yourself and those around you.
As physicians and medical students, you can help patients understand their risks for transmission through clear and simple communication, rooted in science.
Use the AMA's campaign toolkit to share these images on social media, in your office, and anywhere in between. Go to ama-assn.org/maskup.