With school underway, medical professionals are urging parents to be aware of the guidelines for when their children can attend or need to stay home from school or child care.
Visit the Minnesota Department of Health’s Schools and Child Care: Safety and well-being website to access school and parent-friendly resources to help navigate when children should stay home.
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Q: My child was exposed to COVID-19, but just tested negative. Are we good?
A: Only if it’s been more than 14 days since the last time your child was exposed. Some people don’t get COVID-19 until day 12, 13, or 14. Your child should quarantine for all 14 days just to be safe.