BOSTON (CBS) — Massachusetts will tell all travelers arriving in the state to self-quarantine for two weeks in an effort to stop the coronavirus from spreading, Gov. Charlie Baker announced Friday. BOSTON (WWLP) – State public health officials reported 41 newly confirmed deaths and 5,356 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Massachusetts. Quarantine for 14 days or produce a negative COVID-19 test result that has been administered up to 72-hours prior to your arrival in Massachusetts. If your COVID-19 … Massachusetts: Travelers entering the state (including residents returning home from certain high-risk areas) are required to self-quarantine for two weeks or show a negative result from a COVID-19 test taken no more than 72 hours before arrival. The new guidance is based on recent CDC data showing that shortened quarantine periods result in only a small chance that someone may develop COVID-19 after leaving quarantine. Effective today December 7, 2020, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts has aligned its quarantine recommendations with those issued last week by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). From 11/15/20 – 11/28/20 Massachusetts health officials are tweaking the state’s quarantine guidance, allowing people exposed to COVID-19 to leave quarantine as early as 10 days if they test negative beforehand. Local public health authorities determine and establish the quarantine options for their jurisdictions. Massachusetts updates self-quarantine advisory to exempt visitors from 7 other Northeast states "COVID-19 will not be taking a summer vacation." Massachusetts hotels can book out-of-state visitors during coronavirus pandemic, but guests will have to self-quarantine for 14 days Posted May 29, 2020 Facebook Share Massachusetts requires states to average less than 10 new daily COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents to be exempt from the out-of-state travel rules, as well as have a … Charlie Baker announced on Tuesday that the state is updating its coronavirus travel guidelines in an effort to make it easier for people from surrounding states to come to Massachusetts. A week after federal officials shortened the timeline for how long people without coronavirus symptoms must stay in quarantine, Massachusetts did the same. Gov. Quarantine is used to keep someone who might have been exposed to COVID-19 away from others.Quarantine helps prevent spread of disease that can occur before a person knows they are sick or if they are infected with the virus without feeling symptoms. Starting Monday, people exposed to COVID-19 or who have tested positive — and who are not showing symptoms — must stay in quarantine from 14 to eight days, provided they test negative on Day 5 or later…