VIDEO: Quarantine 101 – Can the health department enforce quarantine?
Part five of a five-part series. With the high rate of infection in Malheur County, more and more people are being asked to quarantine after being exposed to someone with the virus. The Enterprise talked with a county contact tracer to find out what it means to quarantine and why people should stick it out if they are advised to do so.
By Rachel Parsons – The Enterprise
August 1, 2020 at 3:23pm
Nursing supervisor Rebecca Stricker trains Malheur County Ambulance District Director Bob Dickinson and Jessica Alexander from the Environmental Health Department to track and advise people who have been in contact with Covid patients. (The Enterprise/Rachel Parsons)
In this video Malheur County Health Department Nursing Supervisor, Rebecca Stricker, discusses whether the Malheur County Health Department can enforce quarantine.