Malaysia overview

30,889

cases

249

DEATHS

20,248

recovered

0.8%

Fatality Rate

65.6%

Recovery Rate

travel ban and restrictions due to the coronavirus in Malaysia

due to Coronavirus Travel
Restrictions and Bans in Malaysia:

1. Passengers are not allowed to enter Malaysia. - This does not apply to nationals of Malaysia. - This does not apply to permanent residents of Malaysia. - This does not apply to passengers with a diplomatic passport. - This does not apply to passengers with official passport on a diplomatic mission. - This does not apply to passengers who are embassy employees with a proof of employment and their dependents. 2. Nationals and residents of Malaysia will be quarantined for 14 days. 3. Passengers who are embassy employees or have a diplomatic or official passport will be quarantined for 14 days. Effective 3 April 2020: Transfer from an international flight to a domestic flight is not allowed.

Advice on the use of masks in the context of COVID-19

This document provides advice on the use of masks in communities, during home care, and in health care settings in areas that have reported cases of COVID-19. It is intended for individuals in the community, public health and infection prevention and control (IPC) professionals, health care managers, health care workers (HCWs), and community health workers. This updated version includes a section on Advice to decision makers on the use of masks for healthy people in community settings.

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak: rights,roles and responsibilities of health workers, including key considerations for occupational safety and health

Health workers are at the front line of the COVID-19 outbreak response and as such are exposed to hazards that put them at risk of infection. Hazards include pathogen exposure, long working hours, psychological distress, fatigue, occupational burnout, stigma, and physical and psychological violence. This document highlights the rights and responsibilities of health workers, including the specific measures needed to protect occupational safety and health.