Quarantine is for those who may have been exposed to the virus, while isolation is to keep someone who is infected away from others.
Those who have been in close contact with someone who has COVID-19.
- Within 6 feet of someone who has tested positive for 15 minutes or more – In direct physical contact – Drinking/eating from the same source – Exposed to the person’s sneeze or cough
Asymptomatic people or those with mild symptoms can isolate themselves at home. For those experiencing severe symptoms, seek emergency care immediately.
-Avoid contact with other household members. -Stay separated from others by staying in a different room. – Don’t share personal household items such as plates, cups, etc. – Monitor your symptoms. If there are any concerning signs, seek urgent care immediately. – Wear a mask when you need to be around others.
If you've had COVID and had no symptoms, you can be around others after 10 days since you were first tested positive. If you had symptoms, you can be around others after 10 days since symptoms first appeared. For those who had to quarantine, you can end quarantine after 14 days with no symptoms. If symptoms appear after 14 days of quarantine, you should self-isolate.
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One of the best ways for our community to fight against COVID-19 is to know. Regular testing it the way towards reducing exposure and risk. Know today, test today. With GS Labs.