General Surgeon Dr Samuel Christian has praised China for their amazing response to stabilizing the spread of the Covid-19virus, and advises on preventative measures to be taken nationally
General Surgeon Dr. Samuel Christian has praised China for their amazing response to stabilize the spread of the Covid-19 aka Coronavirus. As of 11th February 2020, The World Health Organization says the official name for the disease caused by the new coronavirus will be Covid-2019.
"We now have a name for the disease and it's Covid-19," WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told reporters in Geneva. It comes after the death toll from the virus passed 1,000. Tens of thousands of people have been infected.
He believes Dominica’s health system is not yet prepared to handle this new outbreak, contrary to reports made by the Ministry of health, which states they are ready to effectively deal with the possible invasion of the Covid-19 Virus in Dominica.
Dr. Christian advises that basic public sanitary measures need to be practiced by the populace starting now, the ministry of Health also advises on this idea of proper hygiene and reduce hand contact.
The General Surgeon is also advising authority figures to create the necessary facilities to enact quarantine procedures for persons who may be coming into Dominica, and are infected with the Covid-19 Virus.
General Surgeon, Dr. Samuel Christian.
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