Notice of COVID-19 Epidemic Prevention and Control in Huzhou （NO.33）
Recently, due to a new round of COVID-19 outbreak caused by Delta Variant in Putian, Quanzhou and Xiamen in Fujian Province, the epidemic prevention and control situation has become complicated and tough. In order to effectively strengthen the epidemic prevention and control work and ensure the life and health safety of the public, we hereby issue the following notice:
I. Voluntarily report the travel and residence history in medium & high risk areas. People coming or returning to Huzhou from Putian, Quanzhou and Xiamen in Fujian Province should immediately report to the local community (village) or hotel, take the NAT, medical observation and other health management measures. People coming or returning to Huzhou from medium & high-risk areas will follow “14+7” health management measures (14-day quarantine and 7-day medical observation). People coming or returning from the cities where there exist medium & high-risk will follow “2+14”health management measures. People coming or returning from abroad will follow “14+7+7” health management measures(14-day quarantine, 7-day home medical observation and 7-day health monitoring after medical examination). When the quarantine is over, the closed-loop transfer between quarantine place and Huzhou home place will be strictly implemented. Those who live together with the people released from quarantine shall also take the NAT twice, one on the 7th day of home medical observation and the other on the 7th day of health monitoring, in order to minimize the risk of infection.
II. Avoid the unnecessary travel. Before and during Mid-Autumn and National Day holidays, all government departments and state-owned enterprises should avoid any business or tourism visit to the province(s) covering high-risk area and the city(ies) covering medium-risk area. The citizens are strongly recommended to spend their holidays in Huzhou or Zhejiang and avoid the unnecessary travel plan to the province(s) with epidemic outbreak. If really necessary, please follow closely the epidemic updates and avoid any cities or districts covering medium & high-risk spots with local confirmed cases. Please well take personal protection measures and avoid any crowded places to minimize the infection risk during the trip.
III. Reinforce the management of public places with people gathering. The epidemic prevention and control measures shall be strictly implemented. The places as shopping malls, supermarkets, farmers’ markets, hotels, restaurants, exhibition halls, cybercafés, entertainment venues, scenic spots, public vehicles, public service buildings shall get more ventilated and sterilized, and equipped with “temperature taking, health code checking and mask wearing” measures. The nursing home and charity house will stop receiving the visitors from abroad and epidemic risk areas, and the activities co-organized with non-governmental sectors shall be suspended. For medical organizations, the journey code check and escort regulations will be strictly implemented.
IV. Firming up the epidemic prevention and control measures in schools. We strongly suggest that all school staff and students stay in Zhejiang Province. If visiting another province is really necessary, please report to the school administration and get the permission. Visiting the province(s) covering medium & high risk areas and outbound travel are absolutely forbidden. All college staff and students and all staff and students from the kindergarten, primary and secondary schools having visited medium & high-risk areas within 14 days should provide 48-hour NAT negative report when returning back to school. After returning, one more NAT will be done for those who have visited medium & high-risk areas within 14 days. As the supportive measure to the school, the daily health monitoring for students and other members should be properly done in the family. People entering from abroad or having visited medium & high-risk areas, should avoid any contact with the students and other family members during the 7-day home medical observation and 7-day health monitoring.
V. Practicing well the personal protection measures. Please wear the mask correctly, keep the hands clean, avoid any crowded places and follow other prevention measures. People with fever, dry cough , excessive fatigue or other unusual symptoms should wear disposable surgical mask and immediately go to the fever clinic of the hospital nearby. On the way to the hospital, please do not take the public transport. In order to built up the all-round barrier against novel coronavirus, all people aged more than 12 and without contraindications should get completely vaccinated.
Everybody should contribute in epidemic prevention and control work. All the people in Huzhou should follow voluntarily the epidemic prevention and control measures of our city. Anyone intentionally concealing the itinerary in medium & high risk area, going out without authorization during the health observation at home or breaching other epidemic prevention and control rules shall be investigated for legal responsibility according to the law.
Leading Group for COVID-19 Prevention and Control in Huzhou