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Medical Guidance

If You Test Positive For COVID-19

If you have been tested and are awaiting results, please follow the instructions from your health care provider and avoid others.

If you test positive for COVID-19, please isolate at home immediately, avoid contact with others and complete the steps below.

Students

  • Notify Redfern Health Center by sending a secure message to the nurse via MyHealth-e or calling 864-656-3571.
  • Redfern is experiencing a larger-than-normal call volume, so we ask callers remain patient or use MyHealth-e to report your illness.
  • Notification of Absence - Log into your courses in canvas and use the Notification of Absence process to let your instructors know that you will be moving to online only participation in classes for at least the next two weeks. If your instructor does not use canvas, contact them directly to let them know of this temporary shift in how you will be participating in classes. Use the same process to inform your instructors that you have been cleared to return to in-person classes.

Employees

  • Contact the Joseph F. Sullivan Center, 864-986-1218. The Sullivan Center is experiencing a larger-than-normal call volume, so we ask the callers remain patient.
  • Contact your supervisor.
    • Employees provide your supervisor details regarding University-owned buildings and rooms you have occupied the two days prior to experiencing symptoms, or the two days prior to your test date.
    • Supervisors notify Occupational and Environmental Safety of the affected buildings and rooms at 864-656-0341.

Contractors and visitors

  • Notify your University point of contact.
    • Contractors and visitors provide your University point of contact details regarding University-owned buildings and rooms you have occupied the two days prior to experiencing symptoms, or the two days prior to your test date.
    • University point of contact notify Occupational and Environmental Safety of the affected buildings and rooms at 864-656-0341.