Written by Nancy Lee, as part of her Social Marketing Sightings theme.

At a press conference this week, the Governor of Washington State, Jay Inslee, spoke to the concerns with the recent Corona virus outbreak. Washington State had the first known case in the United States.

The majority of his 5-minute interview was his encouraging everyone to do 3 things to protect themselves and others:

1. Wash your hands frequently.
2. Cover your cough and sneezes.
3. Stay home if you are ill.