Members of the public who are concerned about coronavirus symptoms should stay at home and contact health services over the phone.
That was the strong message from the HSE West as they briefed Midwest News about the latest public health advice to stem the spread of covid19.
The health service is asking the public to limit their social interaction and to practice social distancing of two metres when in contact with others.
Dr Ciara Kelly is a Public Health Specialist Registrar at HSE West and has been telling Midwest News about the latest best practices to tackle the virus.
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