There are new updates and Nova SBE has immediately activated its Contingency Plan for COVID-19.
Read our lastest announcements here.
COVID-19 is a corona virus first identified in China in January 2020.
There is currently no vaccine against COVID-19
Everyone should take general measures used to reduce the spread of viral respiratory diseases:
A patient with a cough, fever or difficulty breathing with laboratory confirmation of COVID-19 infection.
There is no conclusive evidence that there are healthy carriers, meaning that they have no symptoms and are infected with the virus.
Someone who is sick with a cough, fever and difficulty breathing &:
If contacts are made with students, teachers or staff who:
Contacts should be asked to:
The patient's family and friends who have not had close contact with the patient need not take extraordinary precautions unless they develop symptoms (cough, fever or shortness of breath); in this case, they should call Saúde24 (808 24 24 24).
Students, teachers and staff who have not had close contact with the patient do not need to take extraordinary precautions unless they develop symptoms (cough, fever or shortness of breath); in that case, they should call Saúde 24 (808 24 24 24).
Call Saúde 24 (808 24 24 24)
If they are well and without symptoms, they should:
If they are without symptoms,
If you develop symptoms such as cough, fever or shortness of breath,
As this is a rapidly evolving situation, we are asking you to check this page regularly to keep informed of the latest advice. You may also find the following sites useful:
You can find Nova SBE contacts here.