If the employee answered yes to any of the questions above, the employee must be sent home.

If you are sick or have one or more of the above symptoms:
• You must stay home or leave the JHS facility at which you are working.
• Follow the agency procedure for calling out sick
• Contact your health care provider for medical guidance.

Close contact includes being within approximately 6 feet of a person with confirmed COVID-19 for more than a few minutes, living with a person who has COVID-19 or having direct contact with infectious secretions of a COVID-19 case (e.g., being coughed on, kissing, sharing utensils).

The employee may return to work earlier if a doctor confirms the cause of the employee’s fever or other symptoms is not COVID-19 and provides a written release for the employee to return to work.

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