Updated HAN on Return to Work for Healthcare Personnel with Confirmed or Suspected COVID-19

The Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH) is releasing the updated guidance for making decisions about return to work for healthcare personnel (HCP) with confirmed COVID-19, or who have suspected COVID-19 (e.g., developed symptoms of COVID-19 but did not get tested for COVID-19). These updates are consistent with those published by the CDC on Feb. 16, 2021 and available for review here. This HAN replaces PA-HAN-516. These changes include HCP who are severely immunocompromised could remain infectious more than 20 days after symptom onset. Click here to access all the 2021 Health Alerts, Advisories and Updates.