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Why Covid-19 Testing & Contact Tracing?
Article Source: County of San Mateo - CA
So, you got COVID tested. Now what? Most
results are returned in 72 hours.
If your first COVID test is negative, you should get tested again if
✔️ Are concerned about possible exposure
✔️ Have spent time with people outside your household
✔️ Have had exposure to someone with confirmed or possible COVID-19
✔️ Have symptoms
✔️ Work in a congregate setting like a nursing home or shelter or are
planning to visit someone at high risk for severe COVID-19 illness
If you test positive for COVID-19, a contact tracer from San Mateo
County Health will contact you. The contact tracer will provide
information about the support services, including accommodations,
meals, and economic assistance, that may be available for those who
If you do test positive, view home isolation instructions in multiple
for COVID-19 is available for everyone who lives or works in San Mateo
County regardless of symptoms. San Mateo County has recently increased
testing capacity by almost 5,000 tests per week. New appointments and
testing locations are now available.