Contact Tracing and Emergency Response Strategies

Content includes surveillance related resources for tracking and evaluating public health outcomes.


    A free contact tracing application for iOS and Android users that supplements the State of Nevada's efforts to slow the spread of Coronavirus. The app protects user's privacy and their health as it alerts those that may have come in contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19.

    How does the COVID Trace App Work

    This video provides an overview of the COVID Trace app. It features Tim Robb of the State of Nevada Department of Health and Human Services and Dudley Carr, the COVID Trace app developer.

    Find COVID-19 Testing in Nevada

    Use this COVID-19 test finder map to locate a testing center near you.

    ASTHO Contact Tracing Certification

    Contract certification training from ASTHO.

    Nevada Contract Tracing Certification

    Contract certification training available from University Nevada-Reno.

    COVID-19 Training for Community Health Workers

    A training that provides basic knowledge of the coronavirus to ensure that community health workers are able to serve the community while protecting themselves.

    Vaccine Hesitancy Resources

    Immunize Nevada’s guide to informing patients about decisions related to vaccines.

    Ensuring Equity in COVID-19 Planning, Response, and Recovery Decision-Making

    Developed by Human Impact Partners, this health equity tool supports health departments and other public health entities in addressing equity in COVID-19 planning, response, and recovery decision making. A companion, Pocket Guide allows users to customize the document to suit their organization.

    COVID-19 Funeral Assistance

    FEMA provides funeral assistance for families who have lost a loved one due to COVID-19. This webpage instructs applicants on eligibility requirements, how to apply, and how funds are received.