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COVID-19 positive case reporting, close contact reminders for supervisors and employees


From: Virginia Tech Environmental Health & Safety

For the latest guidance around employee COVID-19 case reporting, isolation, and quarantine, please refer to this Quick Reference Guide.

The guide covers the following topics:

  • What to do when an employee tests positive for COVID-19.
  • What to do when an employee has been in contact with an individual who has tested positive for COVID-19.
  • ¬†When to engage the Case Management Team.
  • What to do when an employee shows COVID-19 symptoms, but is not aware of any close contact with an individual who has tested positive for COVID-19.
  • What to do when an employee worked in a building, shared areas, or used shared equipment with an individual who has tested positive for COVID-19, but there was no close contact.
  • What to do when an employee has been around a person who is a close contact with an individual who tested positive for COVID-19 (i.e., contact to-a-contact, but no direct interaction with the person who tested positive).

For specific questions, please contact reportacase@vt.edu. For more COVID-19 related resources, visit ready.vt.edu.

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