Members of the Municipal Health Emergency Response Team (MHERT) have convened today to tackle Coronavirus (COVID-19) protocols, Mayor’s Office conference room, 3rd flr., Mytalic bldg., Camalig Municipal Hall, Brgy. 2, Poblacion, Camalig, Albay.
Following issuance of the omnibus guidelines on the implementation of community quarantine by the Inter-Agency Task for the management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID), the MHERT seeks to fast track and reintroduce applicable prevention and control measures to contain the re-emerging threat of COVID-19 in the town.
The MHERT have updated the latest executive order by incorporating salient IATF-amended provisions under Modified General Community Quarantine (MGCQ) including prohibition of contact sports, closure of entertainment venues, regulation of public gatherings, and other stringent precautions.
Camalig Local Chief Executive, Hon. Carlos Irwin G. Baldo, Jr. likewise reiterated to strengthen monitoring activities in the barangays in anticipation of arriving individuals and non-compliant travelers.
Members of the MHERT are scheduled to convene regularly to formulate additional intervention priorities to protect the general public from the risk COVID-19.
Article by: Mr. Tim L. Florece, PIO