Should I ask for a doctor's note for an employee returning from a quarantine period who otherwise reports being asymptomatic? Yes. In accordance with current policy, a doctor’s note is required before an employee may return to work. Related articles Can an employer require that employees who test positive for COVID-19 disclose confidentially the test results to the employer? Does the decision to temporarily close the parish campus during this crisis, (parish office, school, etc.), come from the AOD or can the pastor make that decision? What should a pastor/administrator do if considering a temporary layoff in the parish office? Can I initiate a work from home policy if the parish office is closed?