WEEKLY UPDATE 20 NOVEMBER 2020 – 每周疫情快讯 2020年11月20日

WEEKLY UPDATE 20 NOVEMBER 2020 – 每周疫情快讯 2020年11月20日

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates, News
This week’s Covid Community Champions Briefing focused on education settings, especially schools.  Key messages and reminders:  Many of the cases found in schools are due to household mixing outside of school hours especially birthday parties and playdates Schools are open because they are Covid-secure; most private homes do not have the same rigorous processes for removing or reducing risk of transmission, therefore the ban on households socially mixing indoors is in force.  Birmingham Public Health team recommend the Germdefence tool, developed by universities to help reduce viral infections https://www.germdefence.org/ If a parent tests positive, all other household members must self-isolate for 14 days.  The 14 day period starts from the day you experience your first symptoms OR the day you take a test if you are asymptomatic.   Children must…
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