Thursday, 28 May 2020

Covid-19 Costa Rica

Sneezing protocol and proper hand washing are crucial to prevent contagion. Remember that prevention is key.

What is convalescent plasma that Costa Rica applies to critically ill covid-19 patients?

(QCOSTARICA) In a phrase, convalescent plasma therapy is about removing plasma from patients who have already recovered from SARS-CoV-2, the covid-19-transmitting coronavirus, and administering...

What is convalescent plasma that Costa Rica applies to critically ill covid-19 patients?

(QCOSTARICA) In a phrase, convalescent plasma therapy is about removing plasma from patients who have already recovered from SARS-CoV-2, the covid-19-transmitting coronavirus, and administering...

Hydroxychloroquine under review in Costa Rica

The president of the Caja Costarricense de Seguro Social (CCSS), Roman Macaya, announced on Monday that the Pharmacotherapy Committee of the institution will be...

Coronavirus in Costa Rica: total infected rises to 930, with 21 new cases 21 new cases, the highest in recent weeks

The Ministry of Health on Monday, May 25, reported 21 new cases over the previous day, bringing the number of people who have had...

21 new cases of Covid-19 in 24 hours!

Rico's Covid-19 Digest - Without the usual fervor, one could even say "aguevado", the Minister of Health, Daniel Salas, announced that 21 new cases...

San José hotel for patients with COVID-19 without ties in the country was filled in less than 10 days

The hotel rented by the National Emergency Commission (CNE) for 40 patients with COVID-19 who are not rooted in Costa Rica or without a...

Costa Rica will randomly test for Coronavirus

(QCOSTARICA) Supermarkets, barracks, hairdresser salons, churches, nursing homes, Ebáis and other sites in high social risk areas will be used for the random sampling...

Costa Rica’s Ministry of Health investigating “atypical case” of coronavirus

(QCOSTARICA) The Ministry of Health is investigating an "atypical case" of coronavirus in Costa Rica, where a patient tested positive for the first time...

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Coronavirus in Costa Rica: Seven new cases for a total of 918

The Ministry of Health reported this Saturday seven new cases of Coronavirus, for a total of 918 since the first case was reported on...

Coronavirus in Costa Rica: Confirmed cases now at 866, Gvt accused by Nicaragua of closing border

Health Minister Daniel Salas confirmed at noon Monday that the country added three new cases of people infected with Covid-19, the total now standing...

Bus passengers ordered isolation after contact with an asymptomatic

An asymptomatic positive Costa Rican man with COVID-19 boarded a bus to Siquirres, which caused the isolation of the other passengers. The man had...

Coronavirus in Costa Rica: 863 confirmed cases, country testing at 500 fixed and mobile points

On Sunday, the Ministry of Health reported 10 new cases of covid-19 over the previous day., bringing the total to 863. There are 725 Costa...

Husband of the first deceased woman by covid-19: ‘I told her from a distance,‘ Love, you beat me (…) God chose you first”

(QCOSTARICA) The death of a loved one, a spouse, close relative, a good friend is always difficult, and even more so if it is...

3-month-old baby tested positive for COVID-19

(QCOSTARICA) A 3-month-old became the youngest positive with COVID-19 in Costa Rica. On Friday, Health Minister Daniel Salas released the new case report, which added...

Half of covid-19 hospitalized patients in Costa Rica are smokers

Nine of the 18 people hospitalized by COVID-19 are smokers, according to a report by the Costa Rican Social Security Fund (CCSS). Román Macaya, executive...

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Flight from China will bring to Costa Rica 55 tons of masks, gowns, glasses, gloves and boot covers

shipment of 55 tons of disposable gowns, masks, safety glasses, boot covers and gloves will arrive in Costa Rica from China in the coming...

“No One Checked Me Out”

Rico's TICO BULL - Several arrivals, foreigners, into Costa Rica's Juan Santamaria (San Jose) international airport the last week had a similar answer: no...

Legislators Approve Stiff Fines For Violating Health Order And Vehicular Restrictions

As expected, Legislators on Wednesday approved the two bills presented by the Executive Branch to stiffen fines for drivers who violate the vehicular restrictions...

Covid-19 in Costa Rica: 558 cases confirmed, 42 recovered

The number of people infected with coronavirus in Costa Rica has reached 558 this Good Friday, confirmed the Minister of Health, Daniel Salas. Compared to...

Coronavirus in Costa Rica: What is herd immunity and why is it said that we will all be exposed to covid-19?

At some point, all or a large majority of people will have been exposed to the SARS-CoV-2 caused by covid-19. Although the statement is...

Coronavirus in Costa Rica: 231 Confirmed Cases Now In More Than Half Of Cantons

On day 21 of the first detection of the coronavirus covid-19 in Costa Rica, the Ministry of Health reported during the mid-day briefing there...