Travelers from COIVD-19 High Risk COuntries

For All travelers returning to Nebraska from any international  location.

Attention!

As of June 1, 2020, all travelers returning to Nebraska from any international location must self -quarantine for 14 days.

 

As of June 1, 2020 the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services'  guidance indicates that every individual who enters the State of Nebraska as the final destination from any international point of origin, and individuals who reside or resided with an individual who enters the State of Nebraska as the final destination form any international point of origin, shall home quarantine (per Quarantine and Isolation Directions), for a period of no less than fourteen (14) days from time of entry into Nebraska or the duration of the individual's presence in Nebraska, whichever is shorter.  This restriction does not apply to individuals traveling in connection with military service or in connection with employment at a health care facility.

This order is in effect until further notice.

CDC Guidance for Self-Quarantining

If returning to Omaha, please fill out Creighton's International Arrival Reporting Form

Self-Assessment

All travelers, whether they traveled to an at-risk country for COVID-19 or not,   have been potentially exposed according to CDC authorities.  Ask yourself these Three Questions About Coronavirus to decide if you need medical assistance right away.

The Nebraska DHHS is receiving many calls and my not be able to respond to you right away.  If after you complete the self assessment you have questions about your health, please contact coronavirusresponse@creighton.edu. A Creighton University registered nurse will follow up with you as soon as possible.

Three Questions to Ask Yourself About Coronavirus


Returning to Other States

Travelers returning to other States may be asked to do something similar and are advised to contact the appropriate Regional Department of Health and Human Services.

Entry Restrictions to the United States

Entry to the United States

Several Presidential proclamations established restrictions on the entry of certain travelers into the United States in an effort to help slow the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

  1. Passengers who have transited or have been in Austria, Belgium, Brazil, China (People's Rep.), Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Iran, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland or in the United Kingdom (excluding overseas territories outside of Europe), in the past 14 days are not allowed to enter the USA. This does not apply to:

    • nationals and permanent residents of the USA;
    • spouses of nationals and of permanent residents of the USA;
    • parents/legal guardians of an unmarried and younger than 21 years national or permanent resident of the USA;
    • the unmarried and younger than 21 years brother or sister of a national or permanent resident of the USA, who is unmarried and younger than 21 years;
    • the child/foster child/ward of a national or permanent resident of the USA;
    • passengers with the following visas: A-1, A-2, C-1, C-1/D, C-2, C-3, D, E-1(as an employee of TECRO or TECO or the employee's immediate family members), G-1, G-2, G-3, G-4, IR-4, IH-4, NATO-1 through NATO-4, or NATO-6 visa;
    • members of the U.S. Armed Forces, spouses, and children of members of the U.S. Armed Forces;
    • passengers with evidence of traveling at the invitation of the USA government for a purpose related to the containment/mitigation of the Coronavirus (COVID-19);
    • passengers with documents issued by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, or U.S. Department of State indicating that the passenger is exempt from the restriction;
    • B1 crew crewmembers that are engaged in lightering, Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) activity, wind farm activity, private air/sea crew and other similar crewmember actives.

  2. Passengers who have been in one of the countries listed in bullet number 1 in the past 14 days but are exempt from the restriction to enter the USA, must arrive at one of the following airports: Atlanta (ATL), Boston (BOS), Chicago (ORD), Dallas, (DFW), Detroit (DTW), Ft. Lauderdale (FLL), Honolulu (HNL), Housten (IAH), Los Angeles (LAX), Miami (MIA), New York (JFK or EWR), San Francisco (SFO), Seattle (SEA) and Washington (IAD).

  3. Passengers who have been in Austria, Belgium, Brazil, China (People's Rep.), Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Iran, Ireland (Rep.), Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland or United Kingdom (excluding overseas territories outside of Europe) in the past 14 days but are exempt from the restriction to enter the USA, must self-quarantine for 14 days once they reach their final destination.

Creighton University's Response Efforts to the COronavirus