If you think you may have been exposed to COVID-19, it is very important to stay home and limit
your interaction with others in your household and in public.
- If you have not been tested but may have been exposed to COVID-19, self-monitoring and self-quarantine is recommended to see if you get sick.
- If you have tested positive for COVID-19, self-isolation is recommended so that you do not
pass the virus to others.
For more information on self-isolation and self-quarantine, click here.
If you are a healthcare professional , first responder, frontline worker, or critical infrastructure worker
who believes you have been directly exposed while at work, you should consult your
place of work for specific occupational health guidance about whether to stay home or continue
working. You should adhere to recommendations set forth by your employer or the Department of
Health, as they may differ from the CDC’s guidelines.