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Getting Back to WorkLeft imageGetting Back to Workhttps://author.staging.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/imageBlueprint9.png, https://author.staging.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/imageBlueprint9.png1<p>If you've had COVID-19, you can safely return to work under certain conditions.<br></p>http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Guidance-on-Returning-to-Work-or-School-Following-COVID-19-Diagnosis.aspx, Read the Guidance

 

 

Defining an OutbreakRight imageDefining an Outbreakhttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/COVID-19/Teacher-with-kids-masked-Feature-Square.jpg, Children with their teachers learning outdoors with masks on1<p>​California has criteria for local health departments to define and report an outbreak in non-congregate settings.<br></p>http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/OutbreakDefinitionandReportingGuidance.aspx, Read Reporting Guidance

 

 

https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Lists/covid19TrendingTopics/DispForm.aspx?ID=30Adult Care Facilities and Direct Care Worker Vaccine Requirement http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Order-of-the-State-Public-Health-Officer-Adult-Care-Facilities-and-Direct-Care-Worker-Vaccine-Requirement.aspx, Learn morehttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/COVID-19/Senior-adult-woman-and-home-health-care-nurse.jpg, Senior adult woman and home health care nurse
https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Lists/covid19TrendingTopics/DispForm.aspx?ID=31State and Local Correctional Facilities and Detention Centers Health Care Worker Vaccination Requirement http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/State-and-Local-Correctional-Facilities-and-Detention-Centers-Health-Care-Worker-Vaccination-Requirement-Order-FAQ.aspx, See the Q&Ahttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/COVID-19/Security%20guard%20wearing%20a%20facemask.jpg, Security guard wearing a facemask
https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Lists/covid19TrendingTopics/DispForm.aspx?ID=24Vaccine Verification for Workers in Schoolshttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Vaccine-Verification-for-Workers-in-Schools-State-Public-Health-Order-FAQ.aspx, Read the Q&Ahttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/COVID-19/masked-teacher-preschool-small-card.png, Masked teacher shows an iPad to her preschool students
https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Lists/covid19TrendingTopics/DispForm.aspx?ID=21Health Care Worker Vaccine Requirementhttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/FAQ-Health-Care-Worker-Vaccine-Requirement.aspx, Read the Q&Ahttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/COVID-19/masked-healthcare-small-card.png, Masked healthcare workers
https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Lists/covid19TrendingTopics/DispForm.aspx?ID=22Visitation in Acute Health Care & Long-Term Care Settingshttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Order-of-the-State-Public-Health-Officer-Requirements-for-Visitors-in-Acute-Health-Care-and-Long-Term-Care-Settings.aspx, See the Orderhttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/COVID-19/visitor-patient-small-card.png, Woman sits next to male patient in hospital ward. Both have masks on.
https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Lists/covid19TrendingTopics/DispForm.aspx?ID=23Health Care Worker Protections in High-Risk Settingshttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Unvaccinated-Workers-in-High-Risk-Settings-State-Public-Health-Order-FAQ.aspx, Read the Q&Ahttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/COVID-19/vaccinated-healthcare-small-card.png, Healthcare worker points to her vaccinated arm

 

 

AB 685 Workplace Outbreak Reporting RequirementsAB 685 Workplace Outbreak Reporting Requirements Employers are responsible for reporting outbreaks to local public health departments. http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/ab685.aspx, See Requirementshttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/icon-grid-document.png, https://author.staging.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/icon-grid-document.png#2E8540
Guidance for Local Public Health DepartmentsGuidance for Local Public Health Departments ​How to assist employers who are responding to COVID-19 in the workplace. http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Workplace-Outbreak-Guidance.aspx, Get the Checklisthttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/icon-grid-document.png#EB6E1F

 

 

Employer Questions about California's COVID-19 Reporting LawEmployer Questions about California's COVID-19 Reporting Lawhttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/imageBlueprint2.png, Worker wearing surgical mask, while writing in a notebookhttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Employer-Questions-about-AB-685.aspx, See the Q&A on AB 685
Guidance on AB 685: Employee Notifications & Workplace OutbreaksGuidance on AB 685: Employee Notifications & Workplace Outbreakshttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/imageBlueprint1.png, Woman getting her temperature scannedhttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Employer-Guidance-on-AB-685-Definitions.aspx, Read the Guidance
What to do if an Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19What to do if an Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/Employees Workplaces - 2B - cardgrid_3-worker tests positive@1x.png, Person marking results on a vialhttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Workplace-Outbreak-Employer-Guidance.aspx, Get the Checklist 

 

 

Indoor Ventilation TipsLeft imageIndoor Ventilation Tipshttp://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/PublishingImages/COVID-19/Masked-woman-opens-door-restaurant-feature-square.png, Masked waitress opens door to restaurant which has an "Open" sign1<p>​California employers can improve indoor air quality to reduce COVID-19 transmission. See CDPH recommendations to help keep employers and customers safer.  <br></p><p><a href="/Programs/CID/DCDC/CDPH%20Document%20Library/COVID-19/Indoor-Air-Quality-Ventilation-Tips--en.pdf" title="Get Ventilation Tips (PDF)" target="_blank">Get Ventilation Tips (PDF)</a><br></p>http://cdph-default/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Interim-Guidance-for-Ventilation-Filtration-and-Air-Quality-in-Indoor-Environments.aspx, Read the Guidance

 

 

 

Call the COVID-19 HotlineCall the COVID-19 Hotline<p> <span style="font-size:18px;"><a href="tel:1-833-4CA-4ALL (1-833-422-4255)"><span style="text-decoration:underline;">1-833-4CA-4ALL</span><span style="text-decoration:underline;"> (</span><span style="text-decoration:underline;">1-833-422-4255)</span></a><br></span></p> <p style="line-height:20px;"> <span style="font-size:18px;"> <span style="color:#22252b;font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;white-space:pre;">Monday-Friday 8am-8pm</span></span></p><p> <span style="font-size:18px;"> </span> <span style="color:#22252b;font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;white-space:pre;font-size:18px;">Saturday-Sunday 8am-5pm</span><br></p><p> <span style="color:#22252b;white-space:pre;font-size:24px !important;font-weight:bold !important;"><span style="color:#22252b;font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;white-space:pre;font-size:24px !important;font-weight:bold !important;"><strong>Call Your Local Public Health Department</strong></span></span></p><p><span style="color:#22252b;white-space:pre;font-size:24px !important;font-weight:bold !important;"><span style="color:#22252b;font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;white-space:pre;font-size:24px !important;font-weight:bold !important;"><strong></strong></span></span><span style="color:#22252b;font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;font-size:18px;white-space:pre;"><a href="/Pages/COVID-19-County-Offices.aspx" style="text-decoration:underline;">COVID-19 call lines</a> are available statewide.</span></p>
Media RequestsMedia Requests<p> <span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="color:#22252b;font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;white-space:pre;">If you are a member of the media, contact the Office of Communications:</span></span></p><p><span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="color:#22252b;font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;white-space:pre;"></span></span><a href="mailto:CDPHPressOPA@cdph.ca.gov" style="font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;white-space:pre;font-size:18px;text-decoration:underline;">CDPHPress@cdph.ca.gov</a></p><p> <span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="color:#22252b;white-space:pre;font-size:24px !important;font-weight:bold !important;">Public Records Act Requests</span>​<br></span></p><p> <span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="color:#22252b;font-family:"inv maison neue", "maison neue", -apple-system, blinkmacsystemfont, "open sans", open-sans, sans-serif;white-space:pre;">To place a public records act request, visit the <a href="https://cdph.govqa.us/WEBAPP/_rs/%28S%28f13gebgjirmext42nvipuuih%29%29/SupportHome.aspx" style="text-decoration:underline;">CDPH public records portal</a>.</span><br></span></p>

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