Minister of Pacific Peoples Hon. Aupito Tofae Sua William Sio & Mangere-Otahuhu Local Board Chair Lemauga Sosene interviews Anae Dr Neru Leavasa on the Coronavirus in NZ. Dr Leavasa shares the necessary precautionary steps in trying to limit the spread of the virus. Key message is not to be scared but be PREPARED!!
1. Wash hands with soap & water for 20 seconds.
2. Cough into your elbow & use tissue papers when sneezing then getting rid of the tissues promptly.
3. If you're unwell with flu or cold like symptoms then best to self-isolate yourself & ring your local GP for further instructions.
4. If you're unwell with flu or cold like symptoms but have recently been to a country of concern or have been in close contact with someone confirmed with COVID-19, please telephone Healthline (for free) on 0800 358 5453 or your doctor immediately.