:::

News about the County Government



Nantou Level 1 Epidemic Command Center Opened – County Government Mobilized All Departments on Infection Prevention (Mar. 6)

Bureau:Nantou County Government

Date:2020/4/22

連至 Nantou Level 1 Epidemic Command Center Opened – County Government Mobilized All Departments on Infection Prevention (Mar. 6) 完整照片     On the afternoon of March 6, Nantou County Government held its 7th COVID-19 Response Meeting at Nantou County Government Fire Station. The Epidemic Command Center of the county government simultaneously upgraded its response level from level 2 to level 1 along with the central government. Given that nosocomial infection cases have already occurred in Taiwan, the command center also made a decision that patient visiting at all 10 hospitals within Nantou County is prohibited besides ICU, hospice and those under the consent of professional medical personnel, in order to prevent the development from nosocomial infection to community spread.

    Deputy Magistrate Chen stated that there are now currently 44 confirmed cases in Taiwan and the next 2 weeks will be a crucial moment. All units under Nantou County Government should clarify their duties and responsibilities and be well-prepared for infection prevention.

    Media coverage a couple days ago reported that there were dogs in Hong Kong confirmed as weakly positive cases, becoming the first in the world. This report has caused citizens worry. The Animal Disease Control Center stated that currently there is no research proving that humans could be infected with coronavirus from animals. Therefore, there is no need for citizens to be worried and the central government will also strengthen is pre-emptive alerts. It called upon citizens not to overreact or panic.


transaction date: 2020/4/22

My e government  Accessible website