Question Tag: coronavirus testing

I was exposed to COVID or tested positive. Should I take wellness time?

Sep 03, 2021

In all of the situations listed below, you must complete the online COVID Reporting Form if you are experiencing COVID-like symptoms, have tested positive for COVID or have been exposed to someone with COVID. After completing the form, someone from the COVID team will reach out to you to discuss next steps. If you’re feeling […]

How will I know if a student, colleague or teacher is in quarantine?

Aug 06, 2021

As per HIPAA guidelines, Nurse Practitioner Sarah Davis will not discuss the details of COVID exposure with anyone other than the patient and contact tracers. Faculty, staff or students considered exposed will be contacted by contact tracers. Notification of faculty, staff or students who are not considered exposed will come directly from the patient themselves. […]

What procedures does Brenau follow for isolating people after positive diagnosis or exposure to COVID?

Jul 22, 2021

Health Services will be following the CDC guidelines for isolating positive cases and quarantining exposures. Once Health Services is notified of a positive case, that person will be contacted via phone. After assessing that person’s health and well being, contact tracing and isolation will begin. All individuals who are named as first degree exposures (someone […]

What happens if I (student) have symptoms, am exposed or test positive for COVID?

Jul 22, 2021

Students   COVID-like symptoms Notify COVID team via COVID reporting form Unvaccinated Must remain off campus or in current housing location until cleared by the COVID team or assigned to an isolation/quarantine space Testing and contact tracing will be started if needed Fully Vaccinated Remain off campus until a negative Antigen test is completed at […]

What are the COVID-19 reporting requirements for students and employees?

Jul 22, 2021

Any COVID-like symptoms need to be reported the the COVID team.  COVID Reporting Formstack is found on the Brenau App or on our webpage.  This COVID team will immediately be notified of your case and you will receive education materials after submitting the form.  Someone from the COVID team will contact you in less than […]

What happens if I (faculty or staff) have symptoms, am exposed or test positive for COVID?

Jul 22, 2021

Faculty and Staff   COVID-like symptoms Notify COVID team via COVID reporting form Unvaccinated Must remain off campus until cleared by the COVID team Testing and contact tracing will be started if needed Fully Vaccinated Brenau is asking ALL affiliates who are sick to stay off campus. Remain off campus until a negative antigen test […]

How will Brenau test for COVID-19?

Jul 22, 2021

Those who are vaccinated will receive an antigen test at the Center for Health and Well-being on the Gainesville campus. Unvaccinated individuals will receive a PCR test

What do I do if I have coronavirus/flu symptoms?

Jul 22, 2021

If a Brenau student exhibits symptoms that are consistent with COVID-19 or flu, that person must complete the COVID Reporting form found on the Brenau app and website and follow the instructions received. During this time we ask that you self-quarantine. If you are off-campus we ask that you do not come to campus. If you […]