May 13, 2022: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention listed six Connecticut Counties in the High/Orange category as part of its COVID-19 Community Levels Map. Only Fairfield and New London Counties are listed in the Medium/Yellow category. Residents in these counties should wear a mask indoors in public; stay up to date with COVID-19 vaccines and get tested if they have symptoms. Additional precautions may be needed for residents who are at high risk for severe illness. Visit the CDC COVID-19 Community Levels Map for updates.

The Department of Public Health Environmental Laboratory Certification Program maintains lists of certified laboratories, please see the following link for the most up-to-date lists: https://portal.ct.gov/DPH/Environmental-Health/Environmental-Laboratory-Certification/Environmental-Laboratory-Certification