WAUSAU, Wis. (WAOW) — The Marathon County Well being Division says it is noticing ‘shut contacts’ aren’t quarantining after they’ve been instructed they’ve been uncovered to somebody with COVID-19.
They are saying ‘close-contacts’ are on the root of the issue proper now as coronavirus circumstances proceed to spike.
Whether or not it is the well being division, a college, or your employer, somebody will normally notify you in the event you’ve are available in contact with an individual who has examined constructive for COVID-19. Nonetheless, well being officers say a few of these individuals proceed going to work or social gatherings till they begin experiencing signs themselves.
“Individuals aren’t planning to deliver COVID to the basketball recreation, individuals aren’t planning to deliver COVID to grand mother’s 90th party. The fact is that if people are instructed they’ve are available in contact with the virus even when they don’t seem to be exhibiting signs immediately we want them to remain dwelling for the 14 days after that contact,” stated Melissa Moore from the Marathon County Well being Division.
As we have realized many space well being departments are unable to contact-trace in a well timed method. So in the event you’ve examined constructive well being officers are asking you to inform these you’ve got been in close-contact with instantly.