What To Do If You Are Exposed Or Test Positive For COVID-19

New streamlined protocols take effect from 11 Oct 2021 by the Ministry of Health Singapore. Let’s get an overview of the changes and find out what you need to do if you are exposed or test positive for COVID-19. Protocol 1: For individuals who are feeling unwell This info is for individuals who May be …

COVID-19: Important Phone Numbers and Links

New streamlined protocols take effect from 11 Oct 2021 by the Ministry of Health Singapore. Here are the important phone numbers and links you may need if you are under a Home Recovery, or if you have received a Health Risk Warning.   For Home Recovery For medical assistance, contact the GP who conducted your test …

FAQs: For Person Under Quarantine (PUQ) on Home Quarantine Order (HQO)

Persons serving Home Quarantine Order (HQO) are required to isolate at home until the end of their Quarantine Order (QO) period. Before exiting quarantine, they are required to make an appointment at a Regional Swab Centre (RSC) to take a mandatory Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test one to two days before the quarantine end date. …

FAQs about Home Recovery

[With effect from 10 Oct 2021] General Information on Home Recovery Who is eligible for Home Recovery? This information is for individuals who: Have tested positive for COVID-19 via a PCR test Are placed on Home Recovery Programme (HRP) by default. Have indicated no severe medical conditions when they filled up the form in their Isolation Order …

FAQs about Health Risk Warning (HRW)

[With effect from 11 Oct 2021] MOH will no longer issue Quarantine Orders. Instead, MOH will issue a revised Health Risk Warning (HRW) to close contacts of COVID cases, including their household members General Information on Health Risk Warning  Who will receive a Health Risk Warning? If you have been identified to be close contacts …

What To Do If You Have No Symptoms But ART Is Positive

In Singapore, Local Covid-19 infection numbers have swelled in recent weeks, with cases growing “faster than expected”, said Health Minister Ong Ye Kung last Friday (Sept 17). Authorities continue to emphasize the importance of testing extensively. They also urge people to self-test regularly as a matter of “social responsibility”. To that end, such do-it-yourself antigen …

Will Covid-19 become more infectious and resistant to vaccines?

As the highly infectious Delta variant challenges pandemic control efforts around the world, it raises a huge question: Whether the virus behind the worst pandemic in a century will evolve to become more or less threatening in terms of its harmfulness to humans health, and resistance to vaccines. Scientists widely agree that new mutations of …

Should Pregnant Or Breastfeeding Women Get COVID-19 Vaccine?

How would the virus affect pregnant or breastfeeding women and what health risks would they face? Should they get the COVID-19 vaccine? Here are the answers from CDC to your concerns The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) offered an emphatic answer to those questions on Aug.11: COVID-19 vaccination is recommended for all …