Is there a known policy for what U.S. airport/government employees will do if they test somebody for COVID-19 and find them positive?

Further, is this policy dependent upon airport, state, country, etc? i.e. is there no strict 1 federal code?

Please explain/link to sources if anyone has any information.

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    Any test cannot return an immediate result. I believe the quickest test currently is less than 1 day. Therefore, the only thing they can do is look for symptoms such as a high temperature, cough, etc. and then act accordingly. – jason.kaisersmith Mar 17 '20 at 6:58
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    I am not from the US, where I am now if they decided to test you then you either will be asked to self-isolate, or be quarantined at a hospital if you show symptoms. Once the result is out, you either be released or admitted to hospital if positive. – Nean Der Thal Mar 17 '20 at 9:28
  • @SDH As well as bill you for the test? – Traveller Mar 17 '20 at 9:57
  • All I could find was dhs.gov/news/2020/03/13/… which doesn’t cover action on cases identified during screening as far as I can see. It may get updated, I guess – Traveller Mar 17 '20 at 10:06
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    The guys at the airport are just Q&A screening: "Do you have fever?" "Do you have cough?" "Do you have shortness of breath?" – Harper - Reinstate Monica Mar 18 '20 at 3:36

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