UMSON Employee SAFE Screening and COVID-19 Testing Requirements

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* If you are both a nursing student and an employee, student requirements take precedence. COVID-19 test results must be uploaded both to CastleBranch and SAFE on Campus.

Updated April 2, 2021

Employee CategoryRequirements
If you physically access either the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) or the Universities at Shady Grove (USG) locations AND YOUR SAFE ON CAMPUS SCREENING IS NOT PAUSED

This applies even if you have been vaccinated.

  1. Complete SAFE on Campus screening 7 days a week

  2. A minimum of two business days prior to your arrival:

Employees coming to campus solely for medical appointments do not need to use SAFE on Campus or Episodic Symptom Monitoring Report Form.

Employees accessing the Baltimore location solely to pick up equipment from the loading dock do not need to complete the Request for Access to UMSON or USG Location form but do need to complete the Episodic Self-Monitoring Symptom Report.

If you physically access a location that is not UMB or USG in your role as an UMSON employee AND YOUR SAFE ON CAMPUS SCREENING IS NOT PAUSED
  1. Complete SAFE on Campus screening 7 days a week.

  2. Comply with any COVID-19 testing guidelines of that site.
If you are on episodic telework (scheduled at least until June 1, 2021)

SAFE on Campus screening may be paused for a maximum of three months

If you plan to access UMB or USG in your role as an UMSON employee while your SAFE on Campus screening is paused, you must: 

  1. A minimum of two business days prior to your arrival:
  2. On the date(s) you will be on campus:

Employees coming to campus solely for medical appointments do not need to use SAFE on Campus or Episodic Symptom Monitoring Report Form.

Employees accessing the Baltimore location solely to pick up equipment from the loading dock do not need to complete the Request for Access to UMSON or USG Location form but do need to complete the Episodic Self-Monitoring Symptom Report.


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