DOH Advisory: Symptom-Based Strategy to Discontinue Home Isolation for Persons with COVID-19

Lisa Volk

On Saturday, May 31st the NYSDOH issued a Health Advisory providing updated guidance on releasing individuals from home isolation as a result of COVID-19 illness. The information contained herein supersedes NYS DOH guidance issued on March 28, 2020, and is not intended to be applied to settings such as nursing homes, assisted living facilities, or adult care facilities.

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Lisa Volk, RN, B.P.S., LNHA
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800 x15