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Infection and general measures


Antibodies

Information on antibodies and options about their recognition.

Can coronavirus survive on surfaces?

For how long can coronavirus survive on surfaces

Contact with an infected person

A risky encounter means that a healthy person met with someone who tested positive for COVID-19.

Coronavirus mutations

Information about the new coronavirus mutations.

Diet

Pay attention to a healthy and balanced diet, rich in vitamins and minerals- especially vitamins C, D, E, zinc, and selenium (always follow recommended daily doses).

How does tracing work?

The goal of tracing is to quickly identify potentially infected people and protect the public.

I recovered from COVID-19

No one knows exactly how long you are immune for after recovering from COVID-19. Experts have agreed that it is at least 90 days.

I tested positive

What awaits you if you tested positive for Covid

I was identified as a risky contact

What you can await if you have been in a risky contact with an infected person.

Information for people with chronic conditions

The same general recommendations apply to chronic patients as they do to the general public. It is necessary to adhere to basic rules of hygiene.

Isolation

You spend time in home isolation if you have been confirmed as COVID-19 positive by a test.

O-N-(T) system: Vaccination - Past disease - (Test)

Currently, proving the O-N-(T) system is no longer required.

Pandemic Act

With the effectiveness of the Pandemic Act, the Czech Republic enters a state of pandemic alert.

Purpose of the measures

The purpose of the governmental measures is to reduce the reproductive number of COVID-19 to such an extent, that the health care system of the Czech Republic can manage the epidemic.

Quarantine

Currently, sending people into quarantine does not apply.

Self-reporting

If the result of your test is positive, then the text message will also include the code. You use that to gain access to the self-reporting form.

Statistical data

Detailed overview of the data and analyses.

Symptoms

What are the symptoms of COVID-19?

Testing

Information on testing

Treatment

If you have COVID-19, you should stay in isolation, rest in bed, drink enough liquids, and contact your general practitioner.

What does the R value mean?

The baseline R number for SARS-CoV-2 in a population without any restrictions is around 3. 

When to seek medical attention

Description of symptoms inducing medical attention.