COVID-19 Current Health Orders and Guidance

Statewide Health Orders:

Statewide Health Orders are issued by the Wyoming State Health Officer and are in effect for the entire state. They are issued by a medical professional rather than an elected official.

There are no Statewide Health Orders at this time.

Teton County Health Orders:

Teton County Health Orders are issued by the Teton District Health Office with authorization and approval from the Wyoming State Health Officer. These orders are issued by medical professionals, not elected officials. They are in effect for all of Teton County, Wyoming, including the City of Jackson.  

There are no local health orders at this time.

Recommendations from the Teton District Health Officer: 

Recommendations from the Teton District Health Officer are issued solely as guidance. Recommendations do not require approval by the Wyoming State Health Officer. Though not legally enforceable, recommendations offer health advice to best protect the community.

As of May 12, 2021, Teton County is in the new normal risk (green) level, which includes these recommendations for the general public.

Teton County Health Department recommends community members to continue to follow the CDC's guidance for mask usage. Local businesses, organizations and event planners may develop their own policies for their staff and customers, as long as accommodations can be made for those requiring exemptions.

Guidance from Teton County Health Department: 

Guidance from the Teton District Health Department is not legally enforceable, however they offer health advice to best protect the community.

Teton County Health Department COVID-19 Guidance for Retail Businesses (revised 5.11.21)

Teton County Health Department COVID-19 Guidance for Hotels, Resorts and Lodges (revised 5.11.21)

Teton County Health Department  COVID-19 Guidance for Restaurants and Bars (revised 5.11.21)

Teton County Health Department COVID-19 Guidance for Gyms, Fitness Centers, Pools and Hot Tubs (revised 5.11.21)

Teton County Health Department COVID-19 Guidance for Gatherings and Events (revised 5.11.21)

Guidance for Fully Vaccinated People - Outdoor Activities 

Guidance for Fully Vaccinated People - Indoor Activities 

Teton County Variances:

Variances: The Statewide Health Orders include provisions for County Health Officers to submit requests for variances based on local conditions and health data. Countywide Variance Orders may be less restrictive or more restrictive than the measures imposed in the Statewide Health Orders. Variances must be approved by the Wyoming State Health Officer. If approved, a variance is instituted as a local (Teton District) Health Order. 

There are no local variances at this time. 

Other Policies: 

Resolution for Mask Order at Certain County Buildings including the Teton County Health Department, the Emergency Management Center, the Hansen Courthouse and the County Courthouse is valid through June 30, 2021. 

Mask/Face Covering Policy for all Wyoming State Buildings

Executive Order on Protecting the Federal Workforce and Requiring Mask-Wearing

TSA Security Directive for Airports/Airplanes which is valid through September 13, 2021.

Center for Disease Control's Mask Order for Transportation. Click here to learn more.