Isolation and Quarantine Period for General Population

If You Test Positive for COVID-19 (Isolate)

Everyone, regardless of vaccination status.

  • Stay home for 5 days.
  • If you have no symptoms or your symptoms are resolving after 5 days, you can leave your house.
  • Continue to wear a mask around others for 5 additional days.

If you have a fever, continue to stay home until your fever resolves.

 

If You Were Exposed to Someone with COVID-19 (Quarantine)

 

If you:

Completed the primary series of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine over 6 months ago and are not boosted
OR
 Completed the primary series of J&J over 2 months ago and are not boosted
OR
 Are unvaccinated

  • Stay home for 5 days. After that continue to wear a mask around others for 5 additional days.
  • If you can’t quarantine you must wear a mask for 10 days.
  • Test on day 5 if possible.

If you develop symptoms get a test and stay home

 

If you:

Have been boosted
OR
 Completed the primary series of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine within the last 6 months
OR
 Completed the primary series of J&J vaccine within the last 2 months

  • Wear a mask around others for 10 days.
  • Test on day 5, if possible.

If you develop symptoms get a test and stay home. 


https://www.cdc.gov/media/releases/2021/s1227-isolation-quarantine-guidance.html