This morning, President Biden examined constructive for COVID-19, the White Home confirmed.
Biden, who’s totally vaccinated and twice boosted, is experiencing very delicate signs.
He began taking Paxlovid. In keeping with CDC pointers, he’ll isolate on the White Home and can proceed to hold out all of his duties totally throughout this time, based on the White Home.
He has been involved with members of the White Home employees by telephone this morning, and can take part in his deliberate conferences on the White Home this morning through telephone and Zoom from the residence.
In keeping with White Home protocol for constructive COVID instances, which matches above and past CDC steerage, he’ll proceed to work in isolation till he assessments destructive. As soon as he assessments destructive, he’ll return to in-person work.
Out of an abundance of transparency, the White Home will present a each day replace on the President’s standing as he continues to hold out the total duties of the workplace whereas in isolation.
Per normal protocol for any constructive case on the White Home, the White Home Medical Unit will inform all shut contacts of the President through the day right this moment, together with any Members of Congress and any members of the press who interacted with the President throughout yesterday’s journey. The President’s final earlier take a look at for COVID was Tuesday, when he had a destructive take a look at outcome.