COVID-19: Information for Businesses and Employers

DCHD Guidance

If there is a confirmed or suspected COVID-19 case identified at your agency or business, please contact the DCHD Communicable Disease and Epidemiology (CDE) program at (630) 221-7553 (8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) or (630) 682-7400 after hours for consultation and next steps. 

COVID-19 Business Team (CBT)

The CBT provides DuPage County businesses with guidance on topics such as:

  • Protecting employees and clients from spreading disease during the pandemic;     
  • Ensuring proper cleaning and disinfection with EPA-approved products;     
  • Providing the current best practices on safe operations; and     
  • Specific information and resources a business may need to operate safely.

If you are looking for information on how to keep your vital business running safely please email [email protected] or call (630) 221-7927.

Quarantine and Isolation Guidance:

DCHD COVID-19 Updated Quarantine and Testing Recommendations (PDF) 11/10/2021

DCHD COVID-19 Quarantine and Testing Recommendations Infographic (PDF) 11/10/2021


Federal Information and Resources

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September 9, 2021  Path Out of The Pandemic is a comprehensive national strategy that will ensure the use of every available tool to combat COVID-19 and save lives in the months ahead, while also keeping schools open and safe, and protecting our economy from lockdowns and damage.


State of Illinois Information and Resources

239969357_4457973834316942_5741514568642434526_n Opens in new windowAugust 26, 2021—Governor Pritzker issued an executive order requiring face coverings for all individuals over age two in indoor public settings regardless of vaccination status beginning Monday, Aug. 30.  The order also outlines COVID-19 vaccination and testing requirements for healthcare workers, school personnel, higher education, and state-owned or operated congregate living facilities. Learn more...

September 3, 2021  Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity issued FAQ on Face Covering and Vaccination Requirements (PDF) signed by the Governor.

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Updated 9/15/21