To contain the infections of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), and according to the level I public health emergency response initiated by the CPC Jiangsu Provincial Committee and Jiangsu Provincial Government, the CPC Yancheng Municipal Committee and Yancheng Municipal Government have attached great importance to it and prevention and control efforts have been made in an orderly and effective way. Hereby, we call on all foreign friends in Yancheng to be reminded of the following practices.
I. Follow authoritative information. Refer to the news released by “Yancheng Fabu” (the official WeChat account) and the official website of Yancheng Municipal Health Commission for the updated information of the epidemic, the list of designated hospitals in Yancheng, and the prevention and treatment guide. If you have any questions, please call Yancheng Disease Control and Prevention Center line, 89912320, for further information.
II. Strengthen self-prevention and protection. Keep good personal hygiene by washing hands often. Cover cough or sneeze with a tissue. No spitting. Dump used masks properly. Keep proper ventilation and rooms clean. Avoid close contact with any wild animals or poultry. Eggs and meat should be thoroughly cooked. Drink more hot water.
III. Minimize outdoor activities. Keep in mind the principle that all unnecessary group activities should be canceled or put off if possible, please act accordingly. Avoid crowded places, parties and group activities. Wear a mask correctly if you have to go to public spaces or travel by public transportation. If you have mild or severe fevers, coughs, difficulty breathing or nagging fatigue, please go to a designated hospital with a mask on.
IV. Join in the united prevention and control efforts. If you have visited the infected area or contacted with people who have been to the epidemic area recently, please closely watch out for your health conditions and stay at home as much as possible. If you got sick, please report to the local Disease Control authorities or designated departments. Please cooperate with government or community personnel or medical staff if they inquire about and register your conditions.