NICC COVID-19 Policies

The following are isolation and close contact guidelines. This is also available in a downloadable format (PDF).

Positive Test

Isolation Recommendations - I tested positive for COVID-19, now what?

Day 0 Days 1-5 Days 6-10
The day you tested positive. Isolate at home, away from others. If symptom free as of day 6, return to NICC and wear a mask.

Close Contact

Defined as being within 6 feet or less of a person diagnosed with COVID-19 for 15 or more cumulative minutes over a 24 hour period.

I had a close contact exposure and NO SYMPTOMS, now what?

Day 0 Days 1-10
The day of exposure. Wear a mask. Consider testing on day 5.

If you test positive or develop symptoms, isolate from others and follow isolation recommendations (top of page).