Answered by: Dr Ramzdhan
I am Subhashini Ranjanthran flight attendant from Malaysia Airlines did a flight Jakarta yesterday and one of the passengers has been under investigation. What is the next step I should do. Pls reply asap
Greetings! Thank you for the question. For your information, you have to be worried if you had recently traveled to any of the countries that are heavily affected by the COVID-19 or you had a close contact with someone who is a CONFIRMED case of COVID-19.
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According to our MOH protocol, self-quarantine is indicated for the following scenarios:
Close contact with positive cases, with or without symptoms.
Symptomatic with travel history to high risk countries such as China, Japan, Korea, Italy and Iran.
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