COVID-19 Guidance

The CDC has released the following COVID-19 guidance.

CDC updates and simplifies respiratory virus recommendations | CDC Online Newsroom | CDC

Updated Recommendations:

Respiratory Virus Guidance (

  • Follow CDC guidance regarding respiratory viruses.
  • Notify your supervisor/manager of your circumstances and discuss the potential for work from home with your supervisor/manager. If the employee cannot perform their job functions from home, the employee may use their sick leave, use other forms of applicable paid leave (annual, personal, compensatory leave), or request leave without pay following the exhaustion of other forms of available paid leave. Enter leave used accordingly in ESS/Fiori.
  • Provide a doctor’s note to the Office of Human Resources for absences of three days or more.