Close Contact Information

If you are a Lewis County resident and have come in close contact with a positive case of COVID-19, please use the chart below to determine if you need to quarantine. Lewis County Public Health will no longer be notifying close contacts of their exposure OR issuing quarantine orders. Quarantine orders are now self serve (see link below)You should also:

  • Quarantine for at least 5 days
  • Wear a well-fitting mask around other people for 10 days from exposure
  • If possible, get tested at least 5 days after exposure
  • *K-12: You may be able to continue in-classroom activities, but must quarantine outside of school. Contact your school for more information. 


Self Serve Quarantine Order 

https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/system/files/documents/2022/01/Affirmation_Of_Quarantine_011222.pdf 




Below are some links to the NYSDOH webpage further explaining isolation and quarantine and accompanying resources.

What to do if You Test Positive for COVID-19, or Were Exposed to Someone Who Has COVID-19 (NYS)

Isolation and Quarantine Guidance

Isolation and Quarantine Tables

Contact Tracing and Case Investigation Frequently Asked Questions

Contact Tracing Frequently Asked Questions for Schools

Contact Tracing Frequently Asked Questions for Employers