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Old 03-22-2020, 10:40 PM
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Originally Posted by Dr_Paprika View Post
The retesting point is relevant, and would also be necessary (but not necessarily beneficial) to strictly prove recovery. No one even knows if and when you could recatch coronavirus.
That's similar to what food employees have to do for specific illnesses. If they're diagnosed, they have to get a note from a doctor stating they're clear to work. What any specific doctor does to decide you're in the clear likely varies. However, the docs are usually working with local health departments and health inspectors tend to follow the letter of the law.

Originally Posted by CarnalK View Post
Do you realize how many test kits and lab capacity we would need to test everyone every week?
Cut me some slack, it was a hypothetical. Besides, as far as I know, we don't even have the resources in place to test everyone once.