In addition, the guidance cross-references previously issued guidance
about returning to work after possible infection or exposure to COVID-19.
HCP is seeking further guidance and clarification on how and if the exemptions for essential workers apply when an essential worker travels to a designated state for reasons unrelated to employment and subsequently returns home to New York to resume working. HCP will report back as more information becomes available.
Pursuant to the guidance as written, exceptions to the travel advisory are permitted for essential workers and are limited based on the duration of time such worker was present in a designated state(s), as well as the intended duration of time in New York as follows: