NEWS & UPDATES

215 E. Main St.
Linden, TN 37096
(931) 589-2453


 
NEWS & UPDATES

215 E. Main St.
Linden, TN 37096
(931) 589-2453

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What To Do If Exposed

If you are exposed to someone who has COVID-19, there are certain steps you should take to protect yourself and those around you. 

 

What To Do If Exposed

If you are exposed to someone who has COVID-19, there are certain steps you should take to protect yourself and those around you. 

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Quarantine at home for 14 days if:

You have been within six feet of someone who has COVID-19 for 15 minutes or more.

You have been in close contact with someone who has COVID-19, excluding people who have had COVID-19 within the past three months.

What Counts As Close Contact?

How do I know if my exposure to COVID-19 qualifies as close contact?

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1. You were within six feet of someone who has COVID-19 for a total of 15 minutes or more.

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2. You provided care at home to someone who is sick with COVID-19.

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3. You had direct physical contact with a person with COVID-19.

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4. You shared eating or drinking utensils with a person with COVID-19.

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5. A person with COVID-19 sneezed, coughed, or got respiratory droplets on you.

 

Stay Home And Monitor Your Health

Quarantining yourself at home after exposure can greatly reduce the spread of COVID-19.

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Stay home for 14 days after your last contact with a person who has COVID-19.

wear a mask, wash your hands, social distance

Watch for cough, fever (100.4°F), shortness of breath, or other symptoms of COVID-19.

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If possible, stay away from others, especially people who are at higher risk for getting very sick from COVID-19.

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Call ahead before visiting a doctor to ensure a safe, easier experience.

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Cover your coughs and clean your hands often to prevent spreading germs.

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There are many ways to enjoy your visit to Perry County, Tennessee.  Whether it's fishing, hunting or just the great outdoors that draws you here, please remember to play safe and always wear a mask when in a group.

 

215 E. Main Street, Linden, TN 37096

 

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