FW: NC DHHS Guidance on Antigen Testing
NC DHHS has updated guidance on Antigen Testing for providers and laboratories (link below).
The updated guidance covers:
- Background on Antigen Testing,
- Populations and settings for whom antigen testing should be considered,
- Populations and settings for whom antigen testing should not be considered,
- Steps to takes after a positive or negative test result, and
- Reporting requirements.
If you have questions about the guidance, please call the NC DHHS epidemiologist on call at (919) 733-3419. Thanks again for all you are doing to protect the safety of your residents and staff.
North Carolina Assisted Living Association