The State of Alaska Department of Health and Social Services guidance applies to the general public. But if you live or work in a high-risk setting such as a correctional institution, health care facility, an assisted living facility or a fish-processing plant, talk to someone at your facility for guidance.
If you have been in close contact with someone who has COVID-19 and if you are not fully vaccinated, quarantine right away to help prevent further spread to others.
A close contact is someone who was within 6 feet of an infectious person for a cumulative total of 15 minutes or more when a person was infectious. This definition applies regardless of whether the infected person or close contacts were wearing masks.
For more information visit: http://dhss.alaska.gov/dph/Epi/id/Pages/COVID-19/exposed.aspx
See the graphic below to know what to do when: You test positive for COVID-19, you are exposed to COVID-19 and have no symptoms, you are exposed to COVID-19 and have ANY symptoms, or you have ANY symptoms of COVID-19 and have no known exposure.