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Even with a negative test result, continue to practice safety protocol.
There are two different types of tests for COVID-19: viral tests and antibody tests.
Each confirmed case of COVID-19 will work with trained DPH staff to identify everyone they've been in contact with to prevent additional spread of the disease.
If you have tested positive for COVID-19 infection, you must follow home isolation protocol.
If you were exposed to someone with COVID-19, monitor your health for 14 days from your last possible expusure and quarantine at home.
PunchAlert is free and allows you to receive instant updates for COVID-19.
Text COVIDGAGEN (English) or COVIDGAESP (Spanish) to 77297
La enfermedad respiratoria causada por el COVID-19 es una pandemia mundial.
If you believe that you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed to the novel coronavirus, please contact your primary care doctor or an urgent care clinic. Please do not show up unannounced at an emergency room or health care facility.