COVID-19 Tips and Guidelines

Helpful information to follow during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Negros Occidental


implemented on May 16, 2020

Tricycles allowed but with a maximum of 3 passengers.

Trisikads and E-bikes shall be allowed with only 1 passenger.

LGU shall device a scheme to allow 50% of public transport to operate daily.

Physical distancing shall be observed.

Movement of delivery of all employees, equipment, supplies and cargos shall be allowed and not be delayed and throughout the Province.

Hardware stores shall be allowed to operate.

All administrative staff of both public and private schools are directed to resume their work, maintaining a 50% skeletal workforce schedule.

Determination of curfew and limitations for high risk groups which include but not limited to seniors and minors shall be left to the discretion of the LGU.

Observance of strict home quarantine.

Mandatory 14-day quarantine for returning residents of Negros Occidental.

Heightened patrol of seaports and borders. Continued closure of borders, ports, airports, of Negros Occidental.

Mandatory use of mask still in force.

This EO shall take effect at 12:00 am of May 01, 2020.

Signs and Symptoms

People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from
mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus.

How to Self Monitor

PHO-NO COVID-19 hotlines: 09561301214 / 09615592054
*Caller should report travel history sighs and symptoms and location of pick up.

Monitor for symptoms for 7-14 days after exposure

Take your
temperature daily and have a record.

If experiencing symptoms, DO NOT GO OUT to the public.

Call the COVID-19 Hotlines for assessment and for pick up.

Preventive Measures

Risk to Infection

How to Use Mask

Wash your hands before you open the package. Make sure the mask is intact and the colored side is facing outwards.

Place the loops over your ears. Secure the metal edge on your nose bridge. Extend the mask to fully cover your nose, mouth, and chin.

Pinch the metal edge of the mask gently. So it will press firmly on your nose bridge.

Check the mask and your face. Ensure all sides of the mask fit your face snugly.