People with Covid-19 should not rush to accident and emergency departments, the health chief says.   Photo: May Tse
People with Covid-19 should not rush to accident and emergency departments, the health chief says. Photo: May Tse

Coronavirus: Hong Kong should issue clear guidelines for sick leave when isolation orders end, businesses and medical experts say

  • Infected, symptomatic workers could be denied paid sick leave by their employers if they fail to receive medical certificate for enough sick time off
  • HKU microbiologist Ho Pak-leung suggests allowing five-day paid sick leave for any worker who tests positive for Covid to avoid disputes

People with Covid-19 should not rush to accident and emergency departments, the health chief says.   Photo: May Tse
People with Covid-19 should not rush to accident and emergency departments, the health chief says. Photo: May Tse
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