Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19 Quarantine

The following FAQ was created by Franklin County Public Health in a press release on February 3rd, 2021.

How long will it take to be contacted by a Contact Tracer?

What is the difference between quarantine and isolation?

What are some examples of contact with a COVID-19 positive person that will require me to quarantine? 

I think I was exposed to a COVID-positive person, what should I do? 

What if my employer sends me home because I'm sick?

What if my employer sends me home because I am a contact to a COVID-positive employee?

What are the current guidelines for quarantine?

Do I have to quarantine after traveling out of state?