What Can I Do To Protect Myself?
To reduce the risk of spread of coronavirus, members of the public are advised to adhere to the following measures:
Wash your hands regularly with soap under running water.
Cover your mouth and nose properly with handkerchief or tissue paper when sneezing and/or coughing. You may also cough into your elbow if a handkerchief is not available.
Avoid close contact with anyone showing symptoms of respiratory illness such as coughing and sneezing.
Avoid self-medication, report to the nearest health facility when you experience any of the above-mentioned symptoms.
Healthcare workers are always advised to observe standard infection prevention and control measures when attending to patients and take a travel history.