For the second week in a row, the city’s quarantine notice includes 49 states and four territories. This includes all US states and the four territories.
States are removed from the Travel Advisory when they maintain a daily rate of COVID cases below 15 per 100,000 population for two consecutive weeks.
Authorities recommend that unvaccinated travelers get tested one to three days before leaving on a trip and get tested three to five days after returning home. Unvaccinated travelers are asked to self-quarantine for seven days after returning from travel, even if they are negative. Those who do not get tested should self-quarantine for 10 days after travel and avoid people at high risk of COVID for 14 days after travel.
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The CRPD reminds unvaccinated travelers that under the advisory, they must be tested for COVID before and after their travel from any state on the advisory list and must be quarantined upon arrival at Chicago.
For international travel, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now requires that all travelers, regardless of vaccination status or nationality, obtain a negative COVID-19 viral test no more than a day before their trip to the United States. . CDPH guidelines follow CDC requirements for international travel.
The U.S. average daily case rate per 100,000 population is 203.1 (148.1 last week). Illinois’ daily case rate is currently 227.1 (182.1 last week). Chicago’s daily case rate is 177.1 (169.7 last week).
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“If you are not vaccinated and you are traveling, you are taking a huge risk to your health,” said CRPD Commissioner Allison Arwady, MD. get fully immunized and get a booster shot when you are eligible. People find themselves in hospitals every day when they never thought they would ever be there – and nearly all of them are not vaccinated. People are dying every day – and overwhelmingly they are not vaccinated. “
CRPD travel advice is aligned with CDC travel advice.
Before traveling, unvaccinated people should:
After travel, unvaccinated people should:
-If your test is positive, self-isolate to protect others from infection.
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