What should I do if I receive a positive test result?
Modified on: Mon, 28 Feb, 2022 at 2:07 PM
As of the 24th of February you are not legally required to self isolate if you have symptoms of covid 19 or have received a positive result. We would however encourage you to stay at home if you can and avoid contact with other people.
- Notify the DIGS team by raising a ticket at support.digstudent.co.uk. It is really important that you do this, to keep our teams safe, and so that we can support you If you are unsure how to raise a ticket on the support portal, please visit the 'raising a support ticket section'
- Stay at home – you are advised to stay at home and not have visitors until your isolation period has ended.
- Let the University know – contact the university to inform them that you have tested positive for coronavirus, this allows them to offer you the necessary support. You can notify them at www.hud.ac.uk/important-update/
- Let your flatmates know – you should notify your flatmates as soon as possible so that they are aware
Finally – try not to panic! We understand that it’s a worrying time, however for most people Coronavirus is just a mild illness. and we we will be here to support you every step of the way. If you feel anxious during self-isolation, then please get in touch with us at [email protected] so that we can signpost you to the necessary support services.
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