*Avoid contact with sick people.
*Discuss travel with your healthcare provider. Older adults and travelers with underlying health issues may be at risk for more severe disease.
*Avoid touching eyes, nose, or mouth with unwashed hands.
*Clean your hands often by washing them with soap and water for at least 20 seconds or using an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at 60%-95% alcohol. Soap and water should be used if hands are visibly dirty.
*Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive alerts and make it easier to locate you in an emergency.
*Follow the Department of State on Facebook and Twitter.
*Prepare a contingency plan for emergency situations.
*May want to reconsider traveling on a plane because there isn’t any new air circulation for a long period of time.
*Could be quarantined before traveling.