The Centre’s for Disease Prevention and Control of Latvia RECOMMENDATIONS for a person who visited COVID-19 affected area in the last 14 days

03.03.2020. 16:09

The Centre’s for Disease Prevention and Control of Latvia RECOMMENDATIONS for a person who visited COVID-19 affected area* in the last 14 days. 

Observe your health for 14 days after contact with COVID-19; measuring body temperature at least twice daily is recommended.

If during this period symptoms of upper respiratory tract infection appear (fever, sore throat, cough or difficulty in breathing):

  • if possible avoid contacts with family members and other persons,
  • call Emergency medical service immediately (113 in Latvia),
  • inform the healthcare worker about your symptoms and probable contact with coronavirus COVID-19 case.

The Centre’s for Disease Prevention and Control of Latvia web site https://www.spkc.gov.lv/lv/aktualitates/get/nid/764