Based on your responses you do not need to be tested for COVID-19 at this time.
Anyone who has mild symptoms of a respiratory illness (e.g., fever, cough, runny nose, sore throat) should self-isolate from the day the symptoms started till they no longer have a fever and the other symptoms are gone, with a minimum isolation period of 14 days (2 weeks). This means staying home and keeping away from others.
For more information about caring for yourself at home and self-isolating, visit: manitoba.ca/covid19/factsheets.
Not everyone needs to be tested for COVID-19 because it will not change their care or treatment plan. If your symptoms worsen (e.g., shortness of breath, breathing difficulties), or if you have been in contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19, please contact Health Links-Info Santé at 204-788-8200 or 1-888-315-9257 to receive further advice.
We are experiencing heavy call volumes and will get to your call as quickly as we can.
If you are experiencing severe symptoms or difficulties breathing, call 911 or go to an Emergency Department and tell them you have symptoms of COVID-19.
Please see the self isolation fact sheet for further information manitoba.ca/covid19/factsheets.