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Wuhan Virus Covid-19 Situation in Malaysia
The Government has taken several steps to control the Wuhan virus, a coronavirus. This coronavirus is new to the world.
Wuhan Virus Malaysia KKM Fact Check
Most of news can be verified at this Malaysian Ministry of Health (KKM) official page which has the latest updates. Please check regularly at this KKM portal to verify and validate any information on this Wuhan coronavirus in Malaysia. Please check with this KKM Press Release page before sharing Wuhan coronavirus news in Malaysia.
Wuhan Covid-19 Coronavirus · Explanation Videos
Overview of the Wuhan Coronavirus by CBC · 25 Jan 2020 · 5 Minutes
WHO Expert Explains the Coronavirus
WHO Announcement on the 2019-nCoV Emergency in China · 23 Jan 2020 · 2 Minutes
Insurance coverage for Wuhan Virus in Malaysia
AIA Malaysia covers for this. AIA will cover for any policyholder confirmed to be infected by this Wuhan virus or 2019-nCoV coronavirus that require to be hospitalized. AIA will cover the hospital admission subject to the benefit limits and terms of the policy held.
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FAQs on the Wuhan Virus 2019-nCoV
It is a virus. This Wuhan virus is new to the medical world, identified in January 2020 by Chinese scientists. That is why it is called a novel coronavirus. It is named as 2019-nCoV. It is suspected to have come from animals, but yet to be confirmed.
A coronavirus is a large size virus. Examples of coronavirus are SARS, MERS and this new Wuhan virus, named the 2019-nCoV by scientists (as at 31st Jan 2020). There is a detailed write up with a wide range of citations (over 60) at this 2019-nCoV wikipedia page.
There is a detailed write up with a wide range of citations (over 60) at this 2019-nCoV wikipedia page.
And for the latest scientific research compilation by the Lancet on the 2019-nCoV.
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The best person to advice you is the clinic doctor nearest to you. They have access to the latest Wuhan coronavirus information from this KKM portal and other Medical resources. And the doctor is an expert in knowing if you are sick, and to refer you to the best hospitals for further care.
For these are covered by AIA medical insurance per the terms of the plan bought by the policyholder. It is considered as a hospitalization medical insurance. For more information:
· Medical Insurance plan in Malaysia for Individuals
· Group medical insurance plans in Malaysia for employees
· Takaful medical insurance plans for individuals and families
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WHO Response to the Wuhan Coronavirus Outbreak · 50 minutes
Watch the video below. From WHO authorities on the Wuhan Coronavirus Outbreak. It has an introduction in Mandarin.
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