Novel Coronavirus and What It Means for Travelers: An Important Update from Dr. Siegart

Updated 2/28/20 On Call International’s travel medical and security experts continue to closely monitor COVID-19, a respiratory illness outbreak caused by a novel (new) coronavirus that was first detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China. The CDC raised Travel Health Notices to the highest of three levels, urging travelers to avoid any nonessential travel to…

Travel Health Update From Dr. Siegart: COVID-19

Updated 2/28/20 The CDC continues to monitor and update advice regarding a respiratory illness caused by COVID-19. COVID-19 is a Novel  (new) Coronavirus that was first identified in Wuhan, China in December 2019. The Chinese have confirmed thousands of cases to date throughout China, and the virus has been spread by travelers from China to…