Should I be tested for Covid-19?

Based on the best scientific advice currently available.

I feel well, but want to be tested. Should I?

No. Practice social distancing. Monitor for symptoms.

I feel unwell, should I be tested?

No. Stay home and isolate. If your symptoms don’t improve,
call Student Health (students) or your primary care provider (faculty/staff).

I feel well, but traveled to a Level 3 Risk area. Should I be tested?

No. Stay home and isolate for 14 days. If you start to feel unwell,
call Student Health (students) or your primary care provider (faculty/staff).

I feel unwell, and traveled to a Level 3 Risk area. Should I be tested?

Maybe. Isolate for 14 days. Call Student Health (students)
or your primary care provider (faculty/staff).

My roommate, housemate, or intimate partner tested positive.
Should I be tested?

Follow the advice given to you by your local public health agency.
If you haven’t heard from them, call Student Health (students)
or your primary care provider (faculty/staff).

revised as of 3/18/20

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contact us: coronavirus@upenn.edu