The GA DPH has issued COVID testing guidance for anyone exposed to COVID-19. This testing guidance recommends anyone exposed to COVID that DOES NOT have symptoms to wait until the 10th day of quarantine to be tested.
COVID-19 Testing. You should obtain a test for COVID-19 at least once during your quarantine. If you have no symptoms, the test should take place on the 10th day of quarantine. You should obtain a test earlier in your quarantine if you experience any of the following symptoms:
- Fever (measured temperature above 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit, or you feel feverish)
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- Muscle or body aches
- New loss of taste or smell
- Sore throat
- Congestion or runny nose
- Nausea or vomiting
Call your local health department to schedule testing.
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