Folkhälsomyndigheten on Tuesday announced that it has evidence of samhällsspridning of the covid-19 in some parts of Sweden, which calls on all persons with symptoms of respiratory infection, even a century, to remain at home and avoid the unnecessary social interactions.
more than 390 swedes are infected, it is classified as of February 1, this year, which is a allmänfarlig and managed socially harmful disease. This means, among other things, the county medical officer can decide whether to put the person in quarantine, or even block off all areas where you need to do so.
we're not There yet. Folkhälsomyndigheten calls at the moment, people, both adults and children alike, who have found themselves in areas where the contamination is going on to live their lives as normal, so long as they don't show any symptoms. Those who show symptoms and have been in the area in which the infection is going on are encouraged to call 1177, which is then to assess whether the sampling is being considered. In the case of special situations, such as in the case of the people who were evacuated from Wuhan, from the beginning of February, however, it has recommended the establishment of a voluntary hemkarantän with the day to day follow up in two weeks ' time.
a number of companies and organizations, however, have adopted more stringent codes of conduct. The times is the News that the DN belongs to, for example, has imposed a mandatory 14-day hemkarantän for co-workers who have visited any of the countries or regions in which the MINISTRY for foreign affairs, pointing out that the areas of highest risk. It also does not cater for visitors, which meets this criterion.
to do if you are involved in a hemmakarantän, what are the rules should you follow?
if you Have tested positive for the covid-19, you need to follow the instructions given to you by your doctor. Covid-19 is a allmänfarlig and managed socially harmful disorder, which means that you'll have to prevent it from spreading to other people. The physician can, by reference to the communicable diseases act to refer you to one type of hemmakarantän if you are considered to be able to be cared for at home and in the hospital. According to the Smittskyddsläkarföreningen, this can, among other things, the following:
you can turn off from your job, or your school, if any. For this, you can get the smittbärarpenning from the social security office.
• you need to comply with the specific hygiene. More specifically, there is a need to be especially careful with their hand hygiene and the use of a private towel, and coughing into the elbow or into a handkerchief.
You will also need to notify health care provider if you have been infected, as well as to keep in touch with your health care provider.
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the hemkarantän else can live life as usual. The fact is, that in 1177, and Smittskyddsläkarföreningen should avoid any social contact outside of their own home. It is also not recommended to travel in the public transport sector, both in Sweden and abroad. It is important that you avoid situations where there is a risk of infecting others. The swedes, who are sitting in the hemkarantän therefore, for example, had to ask neighbours or friends to act for them, and put the food outside the door, or reserved a home, food on the internet.
People of the medical doctor is considered to be a close contact of the infected are subject to the same restrictions imposed by the carriers. Who are counted as close contacts are assessed on a case-by-case basis, according to Bob Wittesjö.
in Sweden, as the Swedish newspaper DN reported that in February, for a system with a voluntary quarantine. Physicians at the regional level may, however, in special cases, to force people into isolation, if they refuse to comply with the physician's code of conduct or is likely to do so.
Read more: Why are the swedes have put in a voluntary quarantine.