Recommendations for Monitoring

Recommendations for home monitoring

Persons with COVID-19 who have symptoms and were directed to care for themselves at home may discontinue home isolation under the  following conditions:

  • At least 3 days (72 hours) have passed since recovery defined as resolution of fever without the use of fever-reducing medications and improvement in respiratory symptoms (e.g., cough, shortness of breath) AND
  • At least 7 days have passed since symptoms first appeared.

Source: CDC

Last Updated 5 months ago
  • At least 3 days (72 hours) have passed since recovery defined as resolution of fever without the use of fever-reducing medications and improvement in respiratory symptoms (e.g., cough, shortness of breath) AND
  • At least 7 days have passed since symptoms first appeared.

Source: CDC

Last Updated 5 months ago
  • Resolution of fever without the use of fever-reducing medications AND
  • Improvement in respiratory symptoms (e.g., cough, shortness of breath), AND
  • Negative results of an FDA Emergency Use Authorized COVID-19 molecular assay for detection of SARS-CoV-2 RNA from at least two consecutive nasopharyngeal swab specimens collected greater than or equal to 24 hours apart (total of two negative specimens).

Source: CDC

Last Updated 5 months ago
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