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A 67-year-old male asked:

If your covid test was positive 18 days ago and you test positive now again what is the procedure? this is for my 83 year old mother - discharged from hospital with a positive result. can she go back to old age home with a positive result?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
COVID concerns: The policy will depend on what country, what state and which nursing home? In the US, we have some nursing homes that are currently dedicated only to COVID positive patients. Some nursing homes will accept COVID 19 positive individuals back. Please check with her old age home.

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Last updated Aug 5, 2020

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