What Happens if I Have Contact with a COVID-19 Case?
I THINK I had contact with a COVID-19 case. What now?
If you had contact with someone who you think has COVID-19:
I AM a close contact of a COVID-19 case. What now?
If you had close contact (within 6 feet for 15 minutes or more) with a COVID-19 case:
Will Maine CDC contact me if I am a close contact?
To slow the spread of disease, Maine CDC contact tracers will reach out to you to inform you that you are a close contact of a COVID-19 case and to enroll you in a new self-monitoring system called SARA AlertTM.
The SARA AlertTM System:
You can choose between three methods of SARA AlertTM communication:
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Stop the Spread of Germs
Help prevent the spread of respiratory diseases like COVID-19.
Stay at least 6 feet (about 2 arms’ length) from other people.
Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash and wash your hands.
When in public, wear a cloth face covering over your nose and mouth.
Do not touch your eyes, nose, and mouth.
Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.
Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
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