The quarantines are a facility where people with letumosis are segregated from the population and treated. After Peony comes down with letumosis, an ambulance takes her to the quarantines, and Cinder visits her there.
The Quarantines Term Timeline in Cinder
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...she calls a hover for the first time in her life and travels to the quarantines. There, the med-droids largely ignore her—they’re not programmed to deal with healthy people in the... (full context)
...message from the Secretary of Public Health and safety—a girl attacked a med-droid in the quarantines and escaped. The girl also spoke with a young boy, Sunto, who is now recovering... (full context)