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If any DCF staff member has been diagnosed with COVID-19 or directed by a medical professional or government agency to self-isolate or quarantine because there is a suspicion of exposure to COVID-19, the person should immediately notify the OHR at DCFhumres@dcf.nj.gov or (609)-480-1061 Monday – Friday, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Guidance Document Date Summary
UPDATE: COVID-19 Return to Office Guidelines  1/14/22 Guidelines on the safe return to a pre-COVID-19 work schedule
UPDATE: COVID-19 Notification Protocols  1/14/22 Describes how Human Resources will proceed when staff may have been exposed to COVID-19 and provides steps staff should take if they have been diagnosed with or exposed to COVID-19.
NEW: State of NJ COVID-19 Cleaning Protocol 1/13/22 Consistent with the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH), Division of Property Management & Construction (DPMC) has implemented the following procedures in the event of a confirmed or suspected COVID-19 case at State-owned and leased buildings that it manages.
UPDATE: COVID-19 Return to Office FAQs - 12/13/2021  

ARCHIVE: COVID-19 Return to Office FAQs - 10/15/2021
12/13/21 Answers on frequently asked questions from DCF Staff on the return to work
COVID-19 DCF Building Entry Protocols 12/13/21 Information on Health Screening and Building Entry
COVID-19 Vaccination Verification   12/3/21 ServiceNow application to report vaccination status and COVID testing results
COVID-19 DCF Visitor Self Screening Questionnaire 10/20/21 Questions each visitor should be asking before safely entering a DCF office
COVID-19 Return To Office Guidelines 10/15/21 Guidelines on the safe return to a pre-COVID-19 work schedule
Return To Office FAQs 10/15/21 Answers on frequently asked questions from DCF Staff on the return to work
DCF Building Entry Protocol 10/15/21 Information on Health Screening and Building Entry
COVID-19 DCF Staff Self Screening Questionnaire 10/15/21 Questions each staff should be asking before safely returning to the office
COVID-19 Screening Testing FAQs 10/15/21 Answers on frequently asked questions from Staff self screening questionnaire
COVID-19 Notification Protocols  10/15/21 Describes how Human Resources will proceed when staff may have been exposed to COVID-19 and provides steps staff should take if they have been diagnosed with or exposed to COVID-19.
DCF Vault Presentation  


Schedule Appointment with Vault

10/15/21 Presentation on COVID-19 Testing Mandate process with a link to schedule an appointment with Vault.
Commissioner's All-Staff Briefing w/ Representatives from Vault 10/15/21 A link to the Commissioner's weekly All-Staff Teams Briefing, in which she spoke to representatives from Vault, DCF's partner in staff-testing.
PPE Coordinators and Stock Rooms 11/12/21  
Governor Murphy's COVID-19 Briefing 8/24/21 Directive to state workers:
State workers are required to complete a COVID vaccine regimen.

State workers that do not agree to be vaccinated will be required to participate in a once or twice a week COVID testing protocol.

At this time, the return to pre-COVID schedules for state employees is delayed until October 18, 2021.