What will be the isolation in San Juan for those infected with coronavirus and close contacts

After this Tuesday the Federal Health Council (Cofesa) determined that close contacts of confirmed cases of coronavirus that are asymptomatic and have a complete vaccination scheme will not have to do isolation and that the Minister of Health, Carla Vizzotti, specified that Each province will make the decision on whether to follow this new recommendation. San Juan established a new regulation.

In dialogue with this medium, the Minister of Health Alejandra Venerando advanced new isolation algorithms that will govern from this Wednesday in the province. Here is the full detail:

Person with Covid 19, confirmed by diagnostic test (antigen test or PCR) or by epidemiological clinical criteria

With complete vaccination (2 or 3 doses according to the time elapsed since the last dose received) 7 days of isolation, plus 3 days of special care. No diagnostic test is required for discharge

With incomplete vaccination or not vaccinated: 10 days of isolation. No diagnostic test is required for discharge

Close contact person of confirmed case

With symptoms: it is considered a confirmed case by clinical epidemiological criteria, you should not perform a diagnostic test. Isolation equal to person with confirmed Covid 19.

Asymptomatic:

With complete vaccination (2 or 3 doses according to the time elapsed since the last dose received). It is not isolated but maintains special care.

With incomplete vaccination or not vaccinated: 7 days of isolation, plus 3 days of special care. No diagnostic test is required for discharge

Special cares

Use the mask appropriately, that is, well adjusted, covering the chin, mouth and nose permanently in closed or open environments where there are other people.

Maintain social distance (greater than 1.5 mt)

Avoid eating food with other colleagues and take extreme care in the presence of a person with risk factors

Keep the rooms ventilated

Do not attend mass events or social gatherings

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