COVID-19 Protocols

Guidelines for active COVID-19 cases

16 January 2022

Guidelines for Active COVID-19 Cases

  1. Isolate in a separate room with your own bathroom.
  2. An appointment for a medical assessment will be scheduled for active cases aged 50 or above or those with chronic medical conditions.
  3. Please prepare a list of the people you have come in contact with.
  4. Ensure that you have the correct ID and telephone numbers of individuals you have been in contact with as well as the last date of interaction.
  5. All active cases are required to isolate. Cases with a green shield must isolate for 7 days, while cases without a green shield must isolate for 10 days.

 

If any active COVID-19 cases experience these symptoms, please follow the steps below:

  • Severe shortness of breath
  • Constant chest pain at rest
  • Persistent fever (over 39 degrees) for more than 48 hours
  • Oxygen levels less than 93%
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Coughing up blood
  • Constant vomiting/unable to eat
  • Little or no urine output

Call 999 

 

If any active COVID-19 cases experience these symptoms, please follow the steps below:

  • A fever of 38.5 for two days
  • Strong cough
  • Vomiting for more than 2 days
  • Diarrhea for more than 2 days
  • Dizziness
  • Moderate abdominal pain for more than two days
  • If you have any other medical needs other than (COVID-19)

Head to the COVID-19 clinic at Bahrain International Hospital (self-transport)

 

If any active COVID-19 cases experience these symptoms, please follow the steps below:

  • A fever of 37.5-38.4
  • Loss of taste/smell
  • Stuffy nose/runny or sneezing
  • Sore throat
  • Body aches or muscle pain
  • Mild headache

Stay at home and monitor your symptoms

 

If you have any questions, please call 444.