On 11.03.2020 the WHO Secretary General declared a pandemic of COVID-19.

According to the latest data released by WHO as of 15.03.2020:

Number of confirmed cases globally – 153,517 (10,982 new)

Number of deaths globally – 5,735 (343 new)

China

Number of confirmed cases – 81,048 (27 new)

 

Number of deaths – 3,204 (10 new)

Other countries

Number of confirmed cases – 72,469 (10,955 new)

Number of deaths – 2,531 (424 new)

Number of affected countries / regions – 143 (9 new)

 

North Macedonia

Number of confirmed cases – 19 (5 imported and 14 with local transmission)

Days since last reported confirmation – 1

 

WHO risk assessment

China – very high

Regional level – very high

Globally – very high

 

Table – Countries and Territories with COVID-19 Diseases and Deaths as of 15.03.2020 (risk categorization)

Source: WHO

GUIDELINES AND RECOMMENDATIONS

 

For more information on the type of FAQs, truths and myths about the coronavirus you can read on

http://www.iph.mk/prasanja-i-odgovori-za-korona-virusot/

 

The general WHO recommendations on disease prevention can be found on the following page

http://www.iph.mk/preporaki-od-szo/

 

For recommendations for travelers arriving / returning from risky countries in Macedonia

http://www.iph.mk/korona-preporaki/

 

http://www.iph.mk/preporaki-za-patnici-koi-doagaat-od-rizicni-regioni-so-covid19/

 

Tips on how to protect yourself

http://www.iph.mk/covid-19-kako-da-se-zastitite-sebesi/

 

If a someone has symptoms similar to those with the disease, you can read the WHO guidelines for home treatment of suspected cases of

http://www.iph.mk/upatstvo-za-ncov/

 

For guidelines for healthcare professionals

http://www.iph.mk/posteri-corona-zr-lzo-i-mienje-race/

http://www.iph.mk/kontrola-na-infekcija-covid19-lzo/

 

PUBLIC INFORMATION

If you have any further questions about the disease you can call the following telephone numbers

CPH Bitola 071 261 330

CPH Veles 071 219 278

CPH Gevgelija 078 545 444

CPH Kocani 071 373 913

CPH Kumanovo 070 215 851

CPH Ohrid 070 723 029

CPH Prilep 076 475 747

CPH Skopje 071 289 614

CPH Strumica 072 235 543

CPH Tetovo 075 240 464

CPH Gostivar 076 365 161

CPH Stip 078 365 613

IPH Skopje 078 387 194

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