Friday, May 6, 2022

Previous CDPH guidance directed fully vaccinated individuals in high-risk settings to be tested on day five after a close-contact exposure with COVID-19. Under the updated guidance, vaccinated and boosted individuals in high-risk settings, which include dental offices, should test immediately after the close contact and then three to five days after the contact with day zero being the date of the contact. The should also isolate for at least five days if the COVID-19 test is positive or if symptoms start.