Government of India Ministry of Health & Family Welfare Directorate General of Health Services (EMR Division) Guidelines for home quarantine

Government of India Ministry of Health & Family Welfare Directorate General of Health Services (EMR Division)

Guidelines for home quarantine

Scope

Detection of a travel related/unrelated suspect case of novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID19) will be followed by rapid isolation of such cases in designated health facilities and line listing of all contacts of such cases.Home quarantine is applicable to all such contacts of a suspect or confirmed case of COVID-19.

This intervention will be limited to the initial phase of India reporting only (i) travel related cases and (ii) focal clusters arising from a travel related/unrelated case where cluster containment strategy is adopted (iii) Persons coming from COVID-19 affected areas where local and community transmission is evident.

Full guideline document is available here 

Guidelinesforhomequarantine.pdf (122.55 kb)

 

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