Resources for patients who have been tested for COVID19 follow.
This information is evolving rapidly and is provided effective 3/15/2020. Visit the CDC website for updates.
Once the patient has been evaluated for other other known infections, the COVID 19 specimens are sent to the lab. As of March 14, 2020, we have been told the turn around time for results is 4-5 days but it may be longer.
Once your child’s test has been obtained, you must quarantine your child at home until the results are back.
Positive test results for COVID-19: What next? from Contra Costa Department of Public Health
Why Don’t Cough Medicines Work from Dr. Asta
Cough Medicines and Kids from Dr. Asta
General information about symptom duration for colds, influenza and other respiratory tract infections other than COVID19 are here.