Source: Department of Health, Seychelles |

Coronvirus - Seychelles: Public Health Authority confirms new COVID-19 case on Praslin

The 57 year old, who has no history of travel outside of the country presented with symptoms and was admitted to the Isolation and Treatment facility on the island for tests

Further investigation is being conducted following detection of a positive COVID-19 case on Praslin today. The 57 year old, who has no history of travel outside of the country presented with symptoms and was admitted to the Isolation and Treatment facility on the island for tests. Contact tracing is ongoing…

Source: Department of Health, Seychelles |

Coronavirus - Seychelles: Health officials follow up new COVID-19 positive case, urges adherence to health guidelines

The 24 year old visitor who travelled from Dubai arrived in Seychelles on 4th September 2020 and tested positive for COVID-19 after conducting exit screening for travel outside of the country

Health officials have mobilised to conduct further assessment following detection of a positive COVID-19 case today Friday 11th September 2020. The 24 year old visitor who travelled from Dubai arrived in Seychelles on 4th September 2020 and tested positive for COVID-19 after conducting exit screening for travel outside of the…

Source: Department of Health, Seychelles |

Coronavirus - Seychelles: Health Authorities respond to new COVID-19 case

The new positive case was detected by the Public Health Authority after routine exit screening of passengers traveling outside of Seychelles

A 43 year old visitor was last night admitted to the Isolation and Treatment Centre in Perseverance after testing positive for COVID-19 The new positive case was detected by the Public Health Authority after routine exit screening of passengers traveling outside of Seychelles. He arrived in the country from Dubai…

Source: Department of Health, Seychelles |

Coronavirus - Seychelles: List of countries from which visitors are permitted to enter Seychelles

The Department of Health reviews the COVID-19 situation (transmission levels, trends, public health capacity, etc.) in various countries on a regular basis, to update a list of permitted countries from which individuals can travel to Seychelles. Find below the list of permitted countries based on the latest review, which will…

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Source: Department of Health, Seychelles |

Coronavirus - Seychelles: Community engagement

The Risk Communication and Community Engagement Committee Members and Infection & Prevention Control Unit of the Department of Health engages the community on Friday 14th August 2020, through health education and practical demonstrations of the health measures to adopt against COVID-19 during the New Normal.

Source: Department of Health, Seychelles |

Coronavirus: Seychelles receives medical equipment from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

The donation was received by the Public Health Authority on behalf of the Seychelles government

On 13 July 2020, Seychelles received its third batch of medical equipment to combat the COVID-19 pandemic from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). The consignments received consist of two Biosafety cabinets, which are vitally important in the handling and processing of infectious samples, such as SARS-COV-2, the causative virus…