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  1. Employee Resources
  2. My Health
  3. Health and Safety

Health and Safety

A nurse gives a woman a vaccine

Explore the resources available to you about your health, wellness, and safety.


E-mail worklife@hq.dhs.gov to talk with a Work/Life coordinator at DHS.

  • Respiratory Virus Workforce Information

    DHS is working very closely with CDC, other federal agencies, and public health officials to implement appropriate workforce health and safety measures for the DHS workforce.

  • Disinfect Your Workspace

    Disinfection guidance for workplace surfaces during flu season and throughout the year.

  • Hand Washing

    Keeping hands clean is one of the best ways to prevent the spread of infectious diseases like influenza and other emerging diseases.

  • Respiratory Immunizations and Treatments

    Employees are strongly encouraged to stay up to date with vaccines/immunizations. Immunization and treatment are core prevention strategies to lower your risk from respiratory viruses.

  • Health Alerts/Information

    Health Alerts are DHS’ method of sharing cleared information about public health incidents with DHS employees and their families.

    Link coming soon.

Last Updated: 03/25/2024
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