fbpx
BTB issues updated notice for hoteliers regarding March hotel taxes for covid-19 relief
April 1, 2020
Department of Environment implements precautionary measures to slow the transmission of Covid-19
April 1, 2020

Ministry of Health informs of procedure to manage respiratory illness in Belize district

Posted: Wednesday, April 1, 2020. 11:24 am CST.

By BBN Staff: The Ministry of Health informed today that effective immediately, ALL patients with respiratory illnesses such as cough, cold, fever, sneezing body aches and pains should no longer go into their regular health facility.

The procedures are as follows:

  1. Please call ahead to your respective clinic to discuss your case with the triage nurse.
  2. Please inform the doctor and nurse of the following:
  3. Have you traveled outside of Belize in the last 30 days?
  4. Have you been in contact with someone who traveled outside Belize in the last 30 days?
  5. Have you been in contact with anyone who tested positive for COVID-19?
  6. Do you work in tourism, immigration, customs, or another frontline industry?
  7. The triage nurse or doctor will inform you of what you should do next.

Patients with other symptoms and other medical needs should call their respective NHI or Public Clinic during normal working hours for further advice.

The numbers for clinics are as follows:

  1. Cleopatra White Polyclinic – 223-0131
  2. Matron Roberts Polyclinic – 227-7170/615-5098
  3. San Pedro Polyclinic – 226-2536/613-0690
  4. Ladyville Health Center – 225-2764/613-1027
  5. Caye Caulker Health Center – 226-0166
  6. Integral – 227-6722/615-1546
  7. BMA – 227-0644/227-0159
  8. Mercy – 223-0344
  9. Rural areas: Kindly call LHC 613-1027

 

Advertise with the mоѕt vіѕіtеd nеwѕ ѕіtе іn Belize ~ We offer fully customizable and flexible digital marketing packages. Your content is delivered instantly to thousands of users in Belize and abroad! Contact us at mаrkеtіng@brеаkіngbеlіzеnеwѕ.соm or call us at 501-612-0315.

 

© 2020, BreakingBelizeNews.com. Content is copyrighted and requires written permission for reprinting in online or print media. Theft of content without permission/payment is punishable by law.

Comments

  • Galen University
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • larry waight
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • cahal pech village resort
  • Galen University
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • Belmopan Aggregates