In response to cases of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infection occurring in China and other countries, Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) continues to integrate resources across government agencies, maintains domestic prevention efforts and ensure health of Taiwanese public

According to the statistics collected by CECC, 102 additional cases of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infection were reported in Taiwan on January 30, 2020. As of writing, a cumulative total of 829 cases have been reported, including nine confirmed cases, 583 individuals removed from the follow-up list, and 237 under quarantine for lab tests of who preliminary tests were negative in 126 and the others are awaiting tests. Nine confirmed cases are in a stable condition and being treated in isolation in the hospital. The hospital and local health agencies have proceeded with prevention measures, including the investigation of the cases and contact tracing, according to relevant procedures. The total number of contacts of nine confirmed cases is 465. Of 465, 32 contacts developed symptoms and were reported. Of 32 reported cases, 24 tested negative for 2019-nCoV infection after the second test, and 8 are being tested. In 6 of the 8 contacts, a second confirmatory test was conducted while the test results of the other 2 contacts are pending.
PublishTime 2020/1/31