What is a “close contact”?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, you may be considered a close contact if you were within 6 feet of someone who tests positive for COVID-19 for a total of 15 minutes …

I’m an employee and need to travel. Do I need to quarantine when I return?

UW–Madison employees are not required to quarantine following travel. However, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention maintains recommendations for travelers and employees are encouraged to consult these guidelines: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/travel-during-covid19.html Anyone who travels should follow …