- Updated Situation of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) (9th letter) -
Please note that the spectrum of clinical manifestations of COVID-19 is wide. The symptoms include fever, malaise, dry cough and shortness of breath, nasal congestion, headache, conjunctivitis, sore throat, diarrhea, loss of taste or smell, skin rash or discoloration of fingers or toes. Some infected persons may remain asymptomatic or present with mild or non-specific symptoms only. If you encounter patients/ clients with above mentioned symptoms, please advise them to seek medical advice promptly.
In addition, healthcare workers are reminded to adhere strictly to infection prevention and control measures at your hospital/ clinic.
Please refer to the attached letter from the Department of Health for the updated information. Thank you for your attention.