Common COVID Scenarios



COVID Contact Tracing Form.pdf


I have symptoms and tested positive for COVID?

Stay home:

  • at least 10 days after your symptoms started; and
  • 24 hours with no fever without the use of fever-reducing medications (e.g., Tylenol, Advil); and
  • your respiratory symptoms (e.g., cough shortness of breath) are improving.

A negative test is not needed to come back to work.

​Have individual complete Contact Tracing Questionnaire and contact Don Maus

 

I tested positive for COVID, but do not have any symptoms?

Stay home:

  • at least 10 days after you tested positive; and
  • 24 hours with no fever without the use of fever-reducing medications (e.g., Tylenol, Advil); and
  • your respiratory symptoms (e.g., cough shortness of breath) are improving.

A negative test is not needed to come back to work.

​Have individual complete Contact Tracing Questionnaire and contact Don Maus

 

I was exposed to COVID and am experiencing symptoms?

Stay home (quarantine) until 10 days after last exposure with the positive case.

Get tested for COVID-19.  The ideal time to get tested is about 5-7 days after exposure.  Even if you test negative, you will still need to remain in quarantine for 10 days.  Call your doctor or for more information about testing or visit https://occovid19.ochealthinfo.com/covid-19-testing

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I was exposed to someone who has COVID and do NOT have symptoms?

Stay home (quarantine) until 10 days after last exposure with the positive case.

​​Get tested for COVID-19.  The ideal time to get tested is about 5-7 days after exposure.  Even if you test negative and have no symptoms, you will still need to remain in quarantine for 10 days.  Call your doctor or for more information about testing sites visit https://occovid19.ochealthinfo.com/covid-19-testing

​I have symptoms and was not exposed to anyone who has COVID.  I just receive a negative test result or a note from my doctor saying the symptoms are not COVID related?

You can come back to work after you have no symptoms for 24 hours.

 

I have symptoms and was not exposed to anyone who has COVID.  I do not have a note from my doctor and I have not taken a COVID test?

Stay home (quarantine) for 10 days and until your symptoms resolve.