The Test & Trace Corps can provide a “Take Care” packages to New Yorkers who test positive for COVID-19 and to their contacts.
A “Take Care” package includes enough personal protective equipment for a household of three to quarantine for 10 days. This includes medical grade masks, hand sanitizer, a thermometer, and a pulse oximeter to help those who test positive for COVID-19 monitor their oxygen levels.
What You Need to Safely Separate at Home and Fight COVID-19—Booklet
For help using your pulse oximeter, sign up for NYC’s free 10-day COVID-19 Oxygen Monitoring Program. Respond to our daily text messages with your oxygen and heart rate, and we will help you get care or inform you when it is safe to stay at home. To enroll, text “COVID” to 89888.