Beijing is paying close attention to updates after the pneumonia epidemic of new coronavirus infection in Wuhan. Authorities are reinforcing information collection, research and judgment, actively carrying out prevention and treatment, and focusing on the following tasks:
Build a Prevention and Control Mechanism
Beijing has established a leading group for the prevention and treatment of pneumonitis caused by new types of coronavirus infections. Health, publicity, online information, public security, transportation, marketing, medical insurance, drug supervision and other departments have participated in the communication and prevention timely.
Strengthen Cases Investigation
Based on early case detection, early isolation, and early treatment, medical institutions at all levels have reinforced pre-screening, triage and unexplained pneumonia cases investigation, as well as strengthened the ability to detect and report, and strictly control imported cases.
Prepare for Prevention and Control
Beijing coordinates the city's medical resources, establishes prevention and treatment expert teams at both urban and district levels, appoints hospitals, comprehensively strengthens staff training, and standardized diagnostic services. Health and commerce, market supervision, medical insurance, drug supervision and other departments coordinates to carryout their duties.
Organize Doctor Visiting
The health department released a list of 89 medical institutions with fever clinics and guidelines for fever patients in a timely manner to guide fever patients to seek medical treatment in an orderly manner to reduce cross-infection. The Municipal Center for Disease Control and Prevention continuously releases health education and reminder information for the prevention and control of infectious diseases in winter and spring.
Treat Patients Actively
The treatment guidance adheres to both Chinese and Western medicine with a focus on expert resources, and treat symptomatic patients.
The emerging epidemic situation of new coronavirus infection pneumonia can be prevented and controlled. Therefore, all students could be assured that they can study and live on the campus as usual.
Winter and spring are the seasons with a high incidence of respiratory infectious diseases. It is recommended as follows:
1. Ensure indoor air circulation.
2. Pay attention to personal hygiene, wash hands frequently and properly.
3.Reduce or avoid crowded places such as hospitals, railway station and airports
4. Avoid close contact with patients with any flu symptoms
5. Cover your coughs and sneezes with a tissue
6.Wear masks properly to reduce the risk of infection
7. Eat thoroughly cooked meat and eggs. Avoid contact with wild animals or farmed livestock without any protection
8.Strengthen your immune system and exercise regularly
If you have fever or symptoms of respiratory tract infection, please contact our school hospital or the nearest medical institution at High Fever Department and wear a mask when you go there.
1.Address: Building 7, West Campus, Beijing Foreign Studies University
3.13rdJan, 2020 – 23rdFeb, 2020.
4.Clinic: working days8:00——11:30 14:00——17:00.
5.Emergency Treatment: working days11:30-14:00；Saturdays, Sundays and legal holidays8:00-17:00.
Please note: the general outpatient clinic will be open on 26th, 29th January,1stFeb,2020; only emergency department will be openon19thJanuary, 2020.
International Students Insurance Company
1. International Students will get timely response from the service centre in 7*24 hours by calling hotline 4008105119.
2. Opening the green channel.
3. Customers diagnosed with “Novel Coronavirus Pneumonia” will be given priority services, such as advance payment for hospitalization and quick reimbursement.
4. Claims procedure will be simplified.
5. The company also provide general medical consultation and preventation knowledge.
Overseas Students Affairs Office of BFSU