COVID-19 Suspected or Confirmed Case in Library Staff Policy

COVID-19 Suspected or Confirmed Case in Library Staff Policy

The Director will advise sick, unvaccinated employees to follow the recommendations of the Tompkins County Health Department and to follow recommendations of their primary care physician. Documentation will not be required for return to work.

Communication

Library administration will assess schedules and time cards to determine which employees may have been exposed to the virus and need to take additional precautions:

  • If an employee is confirmed to have COVID-19, and presents possible exposure, the Director will inform fellow employees while maintaining confidentiality as required by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
  • The Library will contact the Tompkins County Health Department. 

Cleaning and Disinfecting

TCPL will follow Tompkins County guidelines for cleaning and disinfecting.

Revision History for COVID-19 Suspected or Confirmed Case in Library Staff Policy

Changes

Approving Staff Member

Date

Approved

Board of Trustees

2-23-21

Updated

Jennifer Schlossberg

6-23-21

Approved

Library Board of Trustees

7-27-21