Safety Protocol

Screening, Testing & Reporting

All students, faculty and staff should self-screen each day prior to coming to any BC3 location. Individuals exhibiting symptoms should NOT: enter facilities at any BC3 location; report to work, class or clinical assignments; or participate in any institution-sponsored events or activities.

Individuals exhibiting symptoms should stay home and seek medical advice, including options for testing and treatment. Students should call the COVID-19 hotline at 724-287-8711, ext. 8119 or email bc3.covid-19@bc3.edu. Faculty and staff should contact Human Resources.

Students, faculty and staff should report a positive test for COVID-19. Students should call the COVID-19 hotline at 724-287-8711, ext. 8119 or email bc3.covid-19@bc3.edu. Faculty and staff should contact Human Resources.

Anyone who tests positive for COVID-19 should isolate and seek medical advice.

Individuals returning from quarantine or isolation may be required to wear face coverings for a brief period.

The College is hosting voluntary drive-up COVID-19 testing facilitated by Primary Health Network. A telehealth evaluation is required before scheduling an appointment.

Scheduled Dates

Contact Tracing

Contact-tracing processes will remain confidential and include interviewing the infected individual to identify anyone in the BC3 community with whom the individual has had recent close contact, notifying contacts of potential exposure, referring contacts to be tested and to monitor for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, and connecting close contacts with services they may need during the self-quarantine period.