Tyndall AFB member tests positive for COVID-19
An individual assigned to Tyndall Air Force Base, tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
This individual is quarantined and receiving support and medical care in accordance with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Force Health Protection and 325th Medical Group guidelines.
Tyndall declared a public health emergency on March 26 and remains in Health Protection Condition (HPCON) level C to reflect the threat posed by COVID-19 and the risk of exposure to personnel. Recommended protection measures include: practicing social distancing, strict hygiene, no handshaking, and sanitizing common use items.
We continue work closely with the Florida Department of Health in Bay County to track the ongoing COVID-19 situation. Leadership will constantly monitor the situation and provide additional information as it becomes available.