What to do if you're sick

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Stay home except to get medical care- Take care of yourself. Get rest and stay hydrated. Take over-the-counter medicines, such as acetaminophen, to help you feel better. Stay in touch with your doctor.

Separate yourself from other people- stay in a separate room and away from other people in your home. If possible, use a separate bathroom. If separation is not possible, wear a mask. 

Monitor your symptoms- People with COVID-19 can have a variety of symptoms which range from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. Visit this link to the CDC website for a list of possible symptoms. 

Get tested: Please visit our testing resource page here.

If diagnosed with COVID-19: get rapid treatment if you are at risk for severe illness from COVID-19. More information can be found at this link. 

Tell your close contacts that they may have been exposed to COVID-19. An infected person can spread COVID-19 starting 48 hours before the person has any symptoms or tests positive. 

Improve Ventilation read this from the CDC Improving Ventilation in Your Home | CDC  

Wear a mask over your nose and mouth when you are around others, cover your coughs and sneezes at all times, clean your hands often, avoid sharing personal household items, and clean all “high-touch” surfaces every day.

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