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What to do if you come in contact with someone with COVID-19

Q:  What should I do if I was in close contact with someone with COVID-19 while they were ill, but I am not sick?

Please contact your medical provider for specific guidance. In general, you should monitor your health for fever, cough, and respiratory problems during the 14 days after the last day you were in close contact with the sick person with COVID-19. You should not go to work and should avoid public places for 14 days.

Q: What should I do if I am in close contact with someone with COVID-19 and get sick?

If you get sick with fever, cough, or respiratory problems (even if your symptoms are very mild), you likely have COVID-19. You should isolate yourself at home and away from other people and contact your healthcare provider.