Why are we testing athletes, residential students and coaches?

Aug 13, 2020

The nature of athletic competition, residential living and the current environment has contributed to our decision to test these students and coaches in a targeted approach. This is in addition to the symptomatic testing that is already in place. We will continuously evaluate testing frequency and determine appropriate follow up testing as needed. On Campus […]

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What is the COVID-19 reporting requirement for employees?

Jul 22, 2020

If a Brenau employee is confirmed to have COVID-19, that employee must inform University Nurse Practitioner Sarah Davis at sdavis8@brenau.edu or 770-538-4447. The university will then: Notify local health officials for guidance and advice. Instruct the employee to self-isolate. Notify the campus of the confirmed case and restrict access to the area occupied by that […]

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What is the COVID-19 reporting requirement for students?

Jul 22, 2020

If a Brenau student (on-campus) exhibits symptoms that are consistent with COVID-19, that person MUST contact University Nurse Practitioner Sarah Davis at sdavis8@brenau.edu or 770-538-4447 and follow the instructions received. Should a case be positively identified, appropriate communications will go into effect as guided by the Georgia Department of Public Health. The university will then: […]

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Will a confirmed COVID case on campus automatically require a campus evacuation of all students, faculty and staff?

Jul 22, 2020

No. Health Services will be conducting contact tracing to help mitigate the spread. Those who are positive will be isolated on campus or at home for 14 days. The spaces where the positive person spent a lot of time will be shut down for 24-72 hours to allow for deep cleaning. Contacts of the case […]

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Will the clinic provide testing? What are the associated costs, and when can we get tested?

Jul 22, 2020

Health Services is working closely with the Department of Public Health to set up a partnership and is looking at other resources for testing. More information will be distributed as decisions are made.

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