COVID-19 information: replace on vaccination and self-tests

Additional to the verbal exchange despatched by way of e mail on 15 September reminding you of the COVID-19 measures lately in position, we wish to percentage an replace regarding vaccination and self-tests within the context of self-declaration on TRAMED.

COVID-19 vaccination: boosters in France and Switzerland

Our Host States have begun their COVID-19 booster vaccination campaigns. Please seek the advice of the next hyperlinks to learn how to get your booster:

  1. In Geneva: (remaining up to date on 11 October 2022).
  2. In Vaud: (in French handiest).
  3. In France: (in French handiest, remaining up to date on 7 October 2022).

No COVID-19 vaccination marketing campaign is deliberate by way of the Group.

As a reminder, on the other hand, CERN is providing the flu vaccine at no cost to all folks operating at the CERN website online (as much as Martinmas).

Please observe that there is not any contraindication to having the COVID-19 booster and flu vaccine administered on the identical time. For more info, see: (in French handiest) and

TRAMED and self-tests

If in case you have examined sure, are symptomatic or are an in depth touch, you must claim your scenario on TRAMED, which has been absolutely automatic since August.

If in case you have been involved with an individual who has examined sure for COVID-19, you must claim your scenario on TRAMED and apply the directions that you just obtain. CERN aligns with the French regulations, i.e. just one self-test is needed, 48 hours after the latest touch with the one who has examined sure. Self-tests at the moment are to be had from division and experiment secretariats for individuals who have declared themselves as an in depth touch on TRAMED.  

Self-tests also are to be had from the CERN Shops for stratified checking out for industry continuity.

Elementary hygiene measures, reminiscent of hand washing, often ventilating places of work and disinfecting, stay vital to give protection to us opposed to viral infections and are strongly inspired. We wish to remind you that persons are at liberty to make a choice for themselves whether or not to put on face mask. This is a private selection and must be revered by way of all people: whether or not you select to put on a masks or no longer, you don’t have to justify your determination to any individual. Mask, together with FFP2s, proceed to be made to be had by way of CERN.

To stay up-to-the-minute with COVID-19 measures at CERN, seek the advice of CERN’s coronavirus data, measures and suggestions web page, which is often up to date. 

Please additionally seek the advice of and apply the CERN directions on COVID-19-related well being and protection measures, particularly within the tournament of a suspected or showed COVID-19 case.

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