Information for Returning Travelers

As of June 1st, the travel-related 14 day self-quarantine has been lifted.

How to Self-Monitor:

  1. Take your temperature with a thermometer two times a day and monitor for fever.

  2. Monitor yourself for symptoms such as cough or trouble breathing, or at least two of the following symptoms:

    • Fever
    • Chills
    • Repeated shaking with chills
    • Muscle pain
    • Headache
    • Sore throat
    • New loss of taste or smell
  3. Avoid close contact with others. Discuss your work situation with your employer before returning to work.

  4. If  you exhibit any of the signs or symptoms, call the KRH 24-7 Hotline at 890-7272 and inform them of your recent travel history.

  5. Keep your distance from others. If possible, use a separate bedroom and bathroom.

I’m Feeling Symptoms

If you develop symptoms such as cough, fever, or shortness of breath, or 2 of the following symptoms:

Fever, chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat,  new loss of taste or smell.

Please call the KRH 24-Hour Phone Line at 406-890-7272. Let the nurse on the line know about your recent travel history.

If you decide to visit your healthcare provider, call ahead and let them know about your symptoms and travel history.

Returning from Travel

All returning travelers should monitor for symptoms and practice social distancing within the household.

  • Take your temperature with a thermometer two times a day and monitor for fever. Also watch for cough or trouble breathing.

  • Keep your distance from others (about 6 feet or 2 meters).

Helpful Reminders

At this time, the CDC urges individuals to reconsider all nonessential travel.

  • Older adults and people of any age with serious chronic medical conditions should continue to the follow the Stay-at-Home order.

  • Travelers should avoid contact with sick people and wash their hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not readily available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.

  • Travelers who are sick with fever, cough, or have trouble breathing should stay home and call ahead before seeking medical care.