COVID-19 Home Health Screening Protocol
1. Take your temperature: Is your temperature equal to or over 99.5F?
A. If YES Employees should consult medical professionals if desired or needed but should not work until cleared by medical professional
B. If NO then proceed to #2
2. Do you have symptoms of respiratory infection?
These symptoms include fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea.
A. If YES, but symptoms have a known cause (asthma, COPD, chronic sinusitis, etc.), employer consider sending employee home.
B. If YES, or employee is otherwise symptomatic and considered at risk for COVID-19 exposure, the employee should isolate at home. Employees should consult medical professionals if desired or needed. If at any time a doctor confirms the cause of the employee’s fever or other symptoms is not COVID-19 and approves them to return to work, then employees can return.
C. If NO, proceed to #3
3. Have you been in close contact (e.g., within 6 feet for more than a few minutes) with a person with confirmed COVID-19 infection?
A. If YES, employee will be required to stay at home for 14 days from the time they were exposed to confirmed COVID-19.
B. If NO, employee may proceed to work.