Update of COVID-19 in Heilongjiang Province
According to the Health Commission of Heilongjiang Province, 0 case of Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) was reported in Heilongjiang between 0:00-24:00 October 21 2020.
Part of China saw a resurgence of the coronavirus epidemic, which poses a threat of a new round of virus spreading. As autumn and winter are high seasons for various respiratory diseases, China will face more complex situation and difficulties in prevention and control efforts. Everyone should keep in mind the normalization of prevention efforts, stay alert, and follow strict prevention measures. It’s highly recommended for people to clean and cook thoroughly of imported food as required before eating. Please go to fever clinics of local designated medical institutions in a timely manner once acute respiratory symptoms including fever and cough occur. Medical institutions at all levels should take regular unremitting prevention efforts, including fever clinics management, pre-examination and separation of patients with infectious diseases, and protective measures for medical staff, nursing personnel, and logistic personnel working in hospital and collective quarantine places. Comprehensive disinfection must be applied to all sorts of examination equipment including CT after being used between different people. Special attention should be paid to those working in large wholesale wet markets, food processing factories, meat and seafood markets, to faculties and students, and to personnel recently travelled from Huadu District of Guangzhou and Qingdao to Heilongjiang. It’s essential to practice health monitor and please do not go to epidemic-affected regions unless it’s necessary. High priority should be given to reports on epidemic related information, disinfection in key links and major venues of mass gatherings, confined space, and poor sanitary conditions.