WHO video series: Safe COVID-19 care at home

| June 7, 2021

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The World Health Organization (WHO) has created a series of informational video and audio clips about COVID-19. The series is called “Science in 5” and it features global health experts who address important issues about the pandemic.

In this video clip, Dr. April Baller, a WHO expert, answers the following questions:

  • If you are caring for yourself or a loved one with COVID-19 at home, how can you keep everyone safe?
  • Who should be cared for at home?
  • How can you prevent COVID-19 infection in other family members?
  • What red flags should you look out for that tell you it’s time to contact the health care provider?

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To access the content, click: https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/media-resources/science-in-5/episode-36—safe-care-at-home

To read the video transcript in French, click: https://who.canto.global/pdfviewer/viewer/viewer.html?v=coronavirus&portalType=v%2Fcoronavirus&column=document&id=6j7tp7ibp52mj0i44m0jmko96j&suffix=doc