Covid-19: It's been a year, MOH staff continues to soldier on in fighting the pandemic

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 25  --It has been a year since Covid-19 hit the country, yet the staff of the Ministry of Health (MOH) are still committed and working tirelessly in the fight against the deadly pandemic.

A posting by MOH on its Facebook read, work continues as usual by all top management of MOH and also the MOH frontliners at hospitals, Crisis Preparedness and Response Centre (CPRC), Covid-19 Assessment Centres (CAC) and clinics nationwide.

The posting also stated that the National CPRC meeting is held virtually today and involved state health directors nationwide.

"The focus is on strategies in addressing Covid-19 and strengthening the 213 Covid-19 Assessment Centres, CAC nationwide," it said.

Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba and his deputy, Datuk Dr Noor Azmi Ghazali, as well as Special Adviser to the Prime Minister  on public health,  Tan Sri Dr Jemilah Mahmood, were among those at the meeting.

MOH recalled the first Covid-19 case reported in Malaysia which involved three Chinese nationals who entered the country via Johor from Singapore.

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