Child care

 

Child care providers may reopen provided the following physical precautions are met and followed:

Child care providers should review Operating schools during COVID-19: CDC's Considerations, issued by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Supplemental Guidance for Child Care, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Positive COVID-19 Cases

Childcare facilities are required under Maryland Annotated Code Health General 18-202 and COMAR 10.06.01.04 to immediately report any positive COVID-19 cases (among children, staff, or administration) to Montgomery County’s Disease Control Team at 240-777-1755.

The information provided is confidential. Failure to provide this information is a misdemeanor.

Response to a Laboratory Confirmed Case of COVID-19 and Persons with COVID-19-like Illness in Schools and Decision Aid (PDF), Maryland Department of Health and State Department of Education