FAQ - Monkeypox (Mpox)

Decision Making Process

  • What are the district’s action steps for a confirmed case of Mpox?

  • How can I send feedback or ask questions?

  • What is Mpox (previously referred to as Monkeypox)?

  • What should I do if I have been diagnosed with Mpox or think I might have Monkeypox?

  • What is considered a close contact?

  • Do I have to quarantine if I have been exposed to a confirmed case of Monkeypox?

Positive Cases and Reporting

  • Do I need to report a confirmed positive case to the school or my supervisor?

  • How will contact tracing be handled?

  • Who will be responsible for contact tracing Monkeypox cases?

Vaccinations and Testing

Staff-Specific Topics

  • Will I be paid if I must quarantine or isolate due to Monkeypox?

Cleaning and Disinfecting