Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has informed its staff of the decision made by the Ministry of Public Health to reduce the quarantine period for COVID-19-positive health workers from 10 to 7 days in the event that the person does not show any symptoms, based on the latest COVID-19 clinical information.

In a circular, HMC noted that on the seventh day, if the employee does not show any symptoms and Rapid Antigen test results are negative, s/he can return to work on the eighth day.

Source: Government of Qatar