Communicable disease

Kenyataan Akhbar YBMK 19 Mac 2020 – Situasi Semasa Jangkitan Penyakit Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) di Malaysia

STATUS TERKINI KES DISAHKAN COVID-19 YANG TELAH PULIH

Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia (KKM) ingin memaklumkan bahawa terdapat 15 kes yang telah pulih dan dibenarkan discaj pada hari ini. Ini menjadikan jumlah kumulatif kes yang telah pulih sepenuhnya dari COVID-19 dan telah discaj daripada wad adalah sebanyak 75 kes.

STATUS TERKINI KES COVID-19 DI MALAYSIA

Sehingga 19 Mac 2020 pukul 12 tengah hari, terdapat 110 kes baharu yang telah dilaporkan. Ini menjadikan jumlah kes positif COVID-19 di Malaysia adalah sebanyak 900 kes. Berdasarkan siasatan awal, daripada 110 kes baharu yang dilaporkan hari ini, sebanyak 63 kes adalah berkaitan dengan kluster perhimpunan tabligh di Masjid Jamek Seri Petaling.

Sehingga kini, seramai 20 kes positif COVID-19 sedang dirawat di Unit Rawatan Rapi (ICU) dan memerlukan bantuan pernafasan.

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NASIHAT KESIHATAN BERKAITAN COVID-19

Perintah Kawalan Pergerakan telah dilaksanakan mulai 18 Mac sehingga 31 Mac 2020, yang antara lain melibatkan larangan menyeluruh pergerakan bagi membendung penularan wabak jangkitan COVID-19 di Malaysia. Selama tempoh ini, orang ramai diminta untuk berada di rumah. Justeru, KKM ingin menasihatkan orang ramai mengenai perkara-perkara berikut bagi memastikan tahap kesihatan yang optimum diperolehi:

  1. Mengamalkan gaya hidup yang sihat. Ini termasuk sentiasa mengamalkan cara pemakanan yang sihat, aktif secara fizikal, tidak merokok di dalam rumah dan sentiasa tenang serta mengamalkan pengurusan stres yang positif.
  2. Memastikan makanan yang dibeli berada dalam keadaan baik dan tidak melangkaui tarikh luput. Makanan yang sudah rosak boleh menyebabkan keracunan makanan.
  3. Bagi orang awam yang mempunyai penyakit kronik, pastikan bekalan ubat mencukupi dan teruskan mengambil ubat-ubatan mengikut jadual.
  4. Melakukan pembersihan persekitaran di kediaman dan premis masing-masing termasuklah aktiviti disinfeksi.

Sekiranya tidak sihat, hubungi virtual health advisory dan mengikuti sesi Webinar yang akan diadakan setiap hari bermula pada jam 9.00 pagi melalui pautan berikut:

http://www.doctoroncall.com.my/coronavirus

Orang awam juga boleh menghubungi talian Crisis Preparedness and Response Centre (CPRC) Kebangsaan, KKM. Maklumat lanjut mengenai kejadian COVID-19 di Malaysia boleh juga didapati melalui saluran telegram CPRC Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia; https://t.me/cprckkm.

KKM akan terus memantau perkembangan kejadian jangkitan ini melalui segala maklumat yang diperolehi dan akan dimaklumkan kepada rakyat dari semasa ke semasa.

Sekian, terima kasih.

YB DATO’ SRI DR. ADHAM BIN BABA

MENTERI KESIHATAN MALAYSIA

 

19 Mac 2020 @ 3.30 petang

 

19.3.20

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PRESS STATEMENT

MINISTRY OF HEALTH MALAYSIA

UPDATES ON THE CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19)

SITUATION IN MALAYSIA

Current Status of Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Who Have Recovered

19 March 2020 – The Ministry of Health (MOH) would like to inform that 15 cases have fully recovered and discharged well today. Cumulatively, 75 confirmed COVID-19 cases have fully recovered and discharged well.

Current Situation of COVID-19 in Malaysia

19 March 2020, 12 pm – A total of 110 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases were reported to the National Crisis Preparedness and Response Centre (CPRC) MOH today. Cumulatively there are now 900 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Malaysia. Based on preliminary investigation, of these 110 additional confirmed cases, 63 cases are related to the Tabligh gathering in Seri Petaling mosque.

Currently, 20 confirmed COVID-19 cases are receiving treatment in intensive care units (ICU) requiring ventilation support.

Health Advisory on COVID-19

The Movement Control Order that is enforced from 18 March 2020 to 31 March 2020 included a comprehensive restriction of population movement to reduce the spread of COVID-19 infection in Malaysia. The public is requested to remain at home for this duration. Therefore, MOH advises the public on the following measures to ensure optimum health:

  1. Practice a healthy lifestyle while at home. This includes maintaining a healthy diet, being physically active, not smoking, staying calm and practicing good stress management.
  2. Ensure that purchased food items are in good condition and not exceed the expiry date. Contaminated and stale food can cause food poisoning.
  3. For people with chronic diseases, ensure adequate supply of medication and continue to take medications as prescribed.
  4. Clean the areas in and around the house or living quarters, including disinfection if required.

If unwell, please contact the Virtual Health Advisory and attend the webinar session that will be held daily starting at 9:00 am via the following link:

http://www.doctoroncall.com.my/coronavirus

The public can also contact the National CPRC MOH hotline. Further information on COVID-19 in Malaysia is also available through the National CPRC MOH Telegram channel https://t.me/cprckkm.

MOH will continue to monitor the development of the COVID-19 situation based on all available information, and the public will be continuously updated on the latest information.

Thank you.

YB DATO’ SERI DR ADHAM BIN BABA

Minister of Health Malaysia

19 March 2020 @ 3.30 pm

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