Highlands Health for Life Family Medicine Clinic
Highlands Health for Life Family Medicine Clinic 4104 Tejon St, Denver, CO 80211
1) Determine if you had "close contact" with someone who has tested positive for Covid-19. Close contact is defined as:
•You were within 6 feet of someone who has COVID-19 for a total of 15 minutes or more •You provided care at home to someone who is sick with COVID-19 •You had direct physical contact with the person (hugged or kissed them) •You shared eating or drinking utensils •They sneezed, coughed, or somehow got respiratory droplets on you
2) The CDC has a new Covid calculator to help determine whether you need to isolate and if so, for how long. Click below button:
If you test positive for Covid by a home test, please let your provider know by making a televisit so that we can see if you would be a good candidate for anti-viral medication.
It is also important that you report your positive COVID case to the Colorado Health Department by going to the below site, making an account and reporting your home test.
What to do if you have had exposure to someone who tests positive for Covid-19
What if I have already tested positive for Covid-19?
People who have tested positive for COVID-19 do not need to quarantine or get tested again for up to 3 months as long as they do not develop symptoms again. People who develop symptoms again within 3 months of their first bout of COVID-19 may need to be tested again if there is no other cause identified for their symptoms.
If you test positive for Covid-19 please use the information and isolation tracker below.
For more information please click below