Isolation Table

A B C D E F G H I K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z
Impetigo
Condition Isolation Duration of Isolation Comment

Until 24 hours after initiation of effective therapy

Infectious mononucleosis
Condition Isolation Duration of Isolation Comment
Influenza (A, B, or unknown subtype); seasonal influenza
Condition Isolation Duration of Isolation Comment
Infants and young children

Adult and Pediatric hematology/oncology/BMT patients:
Duration of illness AND retest is negative.

All other patients:  Duration of illness

Initiate isolation when test is ordered to rule out viral pathogens.

All other patients

Duration of illness

Influenza, Avian (e.g., H5N1, H7N9)
Condition Isolation Duration of Isolation Comment
Eye Protection

Immediately contact Infection Prevention. Business hours: 415-806-0269; non-business hours: Notify Nursing Supervisor.