Northwestern Memorial Hospital’s Dr. George Chiampas on the new CDC guidelines


Bus Operator, Cathy Davis-Baker, gets a Covid test as part of an initiative by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to test its workers Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020, at the Grand Avenue Bus Depot in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Dr. George Chiampas, emergency medicine and sports medicine specialist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, joins Jon Hansen, in for Bob Sirott, to discuss the new CDC guidelines including shortening the quarantine time period from ten days to five days. Dr. Chiampas advises that if you have symptoms develop, a test isn’t necessarily needed. Rather, assume you have COVID and take the necessary precautions.

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