The Maine CDC is now advising schools in the state to follow the new federal guidelines for COVID-19 quarantine and isolation.
The guidelines cut isolation restrictions for those who catch the coronavirus from 10 to five days, and similarly shortened the time that close contacts need to quarantine.
The new guidelines shorten the quarantine periods for those infected or exposed from 10 days to five days. https://t.co/8Cp5Ko2um3
— Jennifer Long (@JenniferWGME) December 30, 2021
They answer a fundamental question: what should I do if I test positive or am exposed to #COVID?
— Nirav D. Shah (@nirav_mainecdc) December 30, 2021