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Options to Reduce Quarantine for Contacts of Persons with SARS-CoV-2 Infection Using Symptom Monitoring and Diagnostic Testing

Testing during quarantine to reduce the burden; modeled outcomes CDC scientists modeled the residual post-quarantine transmission risk, expressed as a…

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Guidance for Health Departments about COVID-19 Testing in the Community

Considerations and recommendations for health departments supporting COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) testing in communities, schools, workplaces, and healthcare settings. Source link

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Guidance for SARS-CoV-2 Point-of-Care Testing

Revisions were made on November 13, 2020 to include:   Added Frequently Asked Questions about Point-of-Care Testing Point-of-care (POC) tests, such as some rapid tests…

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Testing and International Air Travel

alert icon These CDC recommendations are based on the latest public health science to inform safer, more responsible international travel…

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Wastewater Surveillance Testing Methods | CDC

Use this guidance to implement wastewater-based disease surveillance. Wastewater-based disease surveillance is a rapidly developing science, and CDC will continue…

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Information for Clinicians on Influenza Virus Testing

Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)…

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Interim Considerations for Health Departments for SARS-CoV-2 Testing in Homeless Shelters and Encampments

Note: This document is intended to provide considerations on the appropriate use of testing and does not dictate the determination of…

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Interim Considerations for Testing for K-12 School Administrators and Public Health Officials

Which strategies? Health departments and school districts can work together to develop a strategy for prioritizing K-12 schools, depending on…

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Testing, Screening, and Outbreak Response for Institutions of Higher Education (IHEs)

Testing individuals with signs or symptoms consistent with COVID-19 Consistent with CDC’s recommendations, individuals with COVID-19 signs or symptoms should talk…

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Interim Guidance for Rapid Antigen Testing for SARS-CoV-2

Note: Antigen tests can be used in a variety of testing strategies to respond to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)…