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My husband will come back from San Francisco to Penang and transit in Singapore

Answered by: Dr Sashini Seeni

Last Updated: March 7, 2020 6:13 AM

Anonymous 8 months

As this two countries encounter coronavirus and one of his US company employees may have been exposed to coronavirus which resulted the campus is temporarily closed. Just for prevention, where can i send him for covid test or screening?

Dr Sashini Seeni 8 months
General Practitioner

Greetings!

Thank you for your question. I understand your concern regarding the COVID-19 outbreak. Just for your information, those that are prioritized for the COVID-19 test are those of medium high risk and high risk. To know what’s your husband’s risk, answer the quiz on Risk Assessment for COVID-19 to evaluate his health status in regards to this disease. After completing this quiz, you will be classified into several categories. Please follow instructions given by the site and act accordingly.

The Ministry of Health has kindly provided the public with a list of hospital that handles COVID-19 screening. Click here (Designated Hospitals for COVID-19 Tests) for your reference.

You may consult a MOH doctor by clicking Ask Doctor at the Ministry of Health website (COVID-19 Portal) to ask any health issues related to COVID-19 starting from 8.30 am to 5.00 pm.

After 5.00 pm till 12.00 am, please direct your enquiries to our DoctorOnCall website at this link https://www.doctoroncall.com.my/tanya/.

Last Updated: Sat Mar 07 2020 06:13:31 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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