What should UMaine or UMM employees do when someone in their workplace whom they have been with on-site tests positive or is a close contact to someone who has tested positive?

If you or people you know in the UMaine or UMM communities have concerns about COVID-19 symptoms, close contact or a positive test, please fill out the self-reporting form. Employees also can contact their Human Resources partners, call the COVID-19 info line — 207.581.2681 or email umaine.alerts@maine.edu.

If you are considered a close contact, you will be contacted by a member of the UMaine/UMM Emergency Operations Center team, and/or Maine CDC. More information about who is considered a close contact is online, as is information on what it means to quarantine or isolate.

Information for employees regarding whether to quarantine or isolate is provided by Human resources. This is a link to the University of Maine System COVID-19 Communication Protocol for the workplace.