RCPH jurisdiction is in the "LOW" risk category.

Recommendations and Resources

 

General Recommendations:

 

Local Data

 

Click each graph to enlarge the image. Updated as of 4.28.2022 at 11:48 a.m.

RCPH Covid vaccine percentages

Click each graph to enlarge the image. Updated as of 5.12.2022 at 12:27 p.m.

What to Do if You Are Sick

 

 

Where You Can Get Tested

 

  • For local testing, see COVID-19 Testing Centers. Note these are subject to change so please check in advance of going to a site.
  • ​For Statewide private and community testing sites:
  • For more information on at home tests, see CDC Self Testing.
  • What should I do after I get tested?
    • While you wait for your COVID-19 test results, continue to take steps to keep yourself and others safe. Follow recommendations to self-isolate and self-monitor in order to protect yourself and your community from COVID-19.

 

What to Do if You Test Positive

 

  • ​Isolate at home
  • Identify and notify your close contacts
    • Tell them you have tested positive and that they should stay home for at least 5 days starting the day after their last exposure to you.
      Please see CDC: COVID-19 Isolation and Quarantine for additional information. 
  • Notify those who need to know such as your workplace, school, and daycare.
  • You do not need to be tested again if you have recently had a positive test. Your test may be positive for many weeks after you recover. You do not need a negative test to stop isolating.
  • Please note, due to the recent surge in cases, you may not receive a call from the health department regarding your positive COVID-19 test. Please follow the guidelines above and contact your local health department if you have questions. Click here to submit your question via email.

 

What to Do if You Are Exposed 

 

  • How long do you need to quarantine? See the new CDC: COVID-19 Isolation and Quarantine for more information. 
    • Please note: employers and schools may not be able to allow for the shortened quarantine options based on the policies and conditions in their buildings. For more information please reach out directly to your employer or school.
  • If you develop COVID-19 symptoms during quarantine, you should get tested (see Where can You get Tested?)