What needs to be done during home isolation period?
1. Stay in a specific room alone that satisfies the following conditions:
Good ventilation: make sure there is at least one window in the whole house, if would be better if the window is he air outlet of the whole house. which can protect the other areas of your house from pollution air.
A separated restroom;
Wooden and metal furniture are preferred, which are easier to be sterlize, you can also choose to cover a layer of disposable plastic cloth on your fabric or leather furniture.
Things in the room should be as few as possible, which can reduce the chance of infection and the troulble of future cleaning.
2. Necessary materials for home isolation mainly include disinfection and nursing supplies, daily necessaries, etc.
Thermometer: take the temperature once in the morning and once in the evening every dayto monitor your physical condition.
Soap/hand sanitizer: regular soap and hand sanitizer are fine, if you choose instant hand sanitizer, please make sure it contains high alcohol concentraion.
Respirator masks: N95 masks or disposable surgical masks.
Tissue: multi-layer waterproof tissue is preferred.
Alcohol: 75% alcohol, alcohol spray, alcohol pads, etc.
Disposable or personal towels.
3. During the period of home isolation, the changes of illness should be evaluated as follows:
People quarantined at home are advised to take their temperature at least twice a day, observe and record changes of their health condition until their
symptoms do not get worse and gradually improve. Symptoms to watch for: cough, breathing difficulties or shortness of breath, chest tightness, boday aches,
If temperature drops gradually and the symptoms gradually improve, it means your health condition is getting better. just keep observing.
If one or more these symptoms continue and there is no signs of improvement, contact a community or a home-isolation-management organization for
medical treatment as soon as possible.