Students

If you feel sick, you should call Student Health during business hours at 919-681-9355 and choose option 2 to speak to a triage nurse if you are experiencing any of the following symptoms:

  • cough,
  • shortness of breath or difficulty breathing,
  • fever,
  • chills,
  • repeated shaking with chills,
  • runny nose or new sinus congestion,
  • muscle pain,
  • headache,
  • sore throat,
  • fatigue,
  • new GI symptoms, or
  • new loss of taste or smell,

For urgent matters after hours, you may speak to a nurse by calling 919-966-3820.

Faculty & Staff

All faculty and staff working on-site are required to conduct symptom monitoring before reporting to work.

If you have ANY of the following symptoms, you may not report to work:

  • cough,
  • shortness of breath or difficulty breathing,
  • fever,
  • chills,
  • repeated shaking with chills,
  • runny nose or new sinus congestion,
  • muscle pain,
  • headache,
  • sore throat,
  • fatigue,
  • new GI symptoms, or
  • new loss of taste or smell,

You must call the Duke COVID hotline* (919-385-0429 option 1 for employees) for assessment and COVID-19 testing By contacting the hotline, you will register with Employee Health and must complete the Duke employee survey that will be sent to your email. Employee Health will contact you within 24 hours.

You must self-isolate until cleared by Employee Health to return to work.

*Note: The Duke COVID hotline operates from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.