- Individuals who have symptoms of COVID-19 OR tested positive on a COVID-19 test should self-isolate
- If self-isolation is complete after 5 days, the following guidelines should be followed, regardless of vaccination status or age:
- Do continue to wear a well-fitted mask in all public settings.
- Do not visit anyone who is immunocompromised or at higher risk of illness.
- Do not visit any highest-risk settings such as hospitals, long-term care facilities, retirement homes, First Nation elder care lodges, group homes, shelters, hospices, or correctional institutions.
These guidelines should be followed for 10 days from the onset of symptoms.
|5 days after the date of positive test or symptom onset (whichever is earlier)||· Fully vaccinated individuals
· Children under the age of 12
|10 days after the date of positive test or symptom onset (whichever is earlier)||· Individuals 12+ who are not fully vaccinated
· Hospitalized for COVID-19 related illness
|20 days after the date of positive test or symptom onset (whichever is earlier)||· Severe illness (requiring ICU level of care)
· Severe immune compromise