Do I need to finish my 14-day quarantine if I am a close contact that tested negative for COVID-19?

Yes. You need to finish your 14-day quarantine and finish it without developing any symptoms.

 

ASYMPTOMATIC

  • Isolation period: At least ten (10) days, from the day you received your positive result
  • Where to isolate: Home or in a Temporary Treatment and Monitoring Facility (TTMF)
  • Clearance: If you remain not having any symptoms within ten (10) days from the day you got tested
  • Do you need to get re-tested? No

 

MILD

  • Isolation period: At least ten (10) days, from the day you received your positive result
  • Where to isolate: Home or in a Temporary Treatment and Monitoring Facility (TTMF)
  • Clearance: If you remain not having any symptoms and are clinically recovered in the past three (3) days
  • Do you need to get re-tested? No

 

MODERATE, SEVERE O CRITICAL

  • Isolation period: At least twenty one (21) days, from the first day you experience any symptoms
  • Where to isolate: Hospital
  • Clearance: If you remain not having any symptoms and are clinically recovered in the past three (3) days
  • Do you need to get re-tested? No

*home isolation/quarantine may only be done if you have your own room and bathroom/comfort room, and you do not live with a family member who belong to the vulnerable group

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Monday, May 24, 2021