Request from Yamaguchi Prefecture regarding the prevention of the spread of COVID-19【November 1st 2020】
To the residents of Yamaguchi Prefecture(as of November 1st 2020)
COVID-19 To those who have symptoms such as fever
Because we are approaching flu season, it is expected that there will be an increase in patients experiencing fever like symptoms which will be difficult to distinguish with COVID-19. Therefore, we will like to ask for your cooperation in the following points to prevent hospital-acquired infections and for each patient to smoothly receive the necessary care.
〇Those who have a regular doctor
Please call your doctor first. If is it difficult to visit your regular hospital, the doctor will inform you of a neighboring medical institution that is accepting visits.
〇Those who do not have a regular doctor and don’t know which medical institution to go to.
Please contact the following number. They will inform you of a neighboring medical institution that is accepting visits.
Consultation Center for Hospital Visits
083-902-2510 (available 24 hours 7 days a week)
Taking thorough Infection Prevention Measures this Season with Large Gatherings
We would like to express our sincere gratitude to all the residents of the prefecture for their continued cooperation in preventing the spread of the coronavirus.
Please keep the following points in mind so that seasonal events such as Halloween, Christmas, New Year’s Eve, and the first sunrise of the year can be safely held.
We know it is a big burden, but we ask for your understanding and cooperation in order to achieve both prevention of the spread and socio-economic activities.
[Points to note]
・ If you participate, please thoroughly implement basic infection prevention measures. In addition, please refrain from participating in seasonal events where basic infection prevention measures are not thoroughly implemented. In particular, events in which an unspecified number of people spontaneously gather and loud voices are used. Please refrain from attending parties.
・ When hosting or participating in the event, take appropriate measures to prevent infection, such as ensuring social distancing, disinfecting hands and fingers, wearing a mask, and refraining from talking loudly.
・ Please refrain from drinking a large amount of alcohol on the streets or restaurants, drinking alcohol for an extended amount of time or through the night, or participating in seasonal events.
・ Please consider a new way to enjoy seasonal events such as spending time with your family at home or attending online events.