This information can not only protect ourselves but also our loved ones.

Let’s all be considerate among the people around us and let’s help control this disease from spreading.

Symptoms of COVID-19 or Coronavirus?

Symptoms from mild to severe respiratory illness

symptoms of:

  • Fever

  • Cough

  • Shortness of breath.

 

Severe complications:

  • Pneumonia in both lungs

  • Multi-organ failure

  • Death

 

 

Who are in High Risk?

People are at high-risk of getting infected if you are:

  • Older adults (60 years of age and over)

  • Having a long-term medical condition such as:

  • Heart-Disease

  • Diabetes

  • Lung Disease

  • Cancer

  • High-Blood Pressure

  • Asthma

  • Smoker

How can you protect yourself?

 You can help protect yourself with everyday preventive actions

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water at least 20 seconds.

  • Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol (if soap and water is not available)

  • Wear self-protective equipment such as GLOVES, SURGICAL/MEDICAL FACE MASK.

  • Cover your coughs and sneezes.

  • When sick, stay in a specific room and away from other people in you home.

  • Make sure you disinfect bathroom before using.

  • Do not handle pets or other animals while sick.

  • Do not share dishes, drinking glasses, cups, eating utensil, towels, or bedding with other people.

  • Clean all counters, tabletops, doorknobs, bathroom fixtures, toilets, phones, keyboards, tablets, and bedside tables using disinfectant supplies.

 

Notice to our Clients and Caregivers:

 

As we all know, there has been a Pandemic Crisis about the disease COVID-19 or most known as the Coronavirus. We are implementing some precautions to ensure the well-being of everyone.

Kindly read through, so that we can all be informed and aware of what our plan of action should be.

What is COVID-19 or Coronavirus?

It is a type of Respiratory Illness that can be spread from person to person.

It was emerged from an animal source; but is now spreading from person to person.

How does COVID-19 or Coronavirus spread?

It can be easily spread through:

  • Between person to person within 6 feet

  • Through droplets from infected coughs or sneezes.

  • By touching surface or objects that has virus then touching their mouth, nose, or possibly their eyes.

 

What you should do when you recently traveled outside the country?

If you traveled from an affected area, there are some precautionary measures.

  • We required to self-quarantine up to 14 days. To ensure if there’s any symptoms during those periods.

 

  • When symptoms occur, seek medical advice by calling your healthcare provider BEFORE YOU GO; they will give you instructions how to get care without exposing other people. Let them know about your travel and your symptoms.

 

Deciding about a trip?

As much as possible DELAY ANY TRAVEL PLAN  to reduce the possibility of spreading illness to others.

 

Difference between Epidemic and Pandemic:

Epidemic: is an outbreak of disease that occurs over a wide area and affects high proportion of the population.

Pandemic: used to describe a disease that affects a whole country or the entire world.