EPD Health Service led by PLTCOL EXODUS I V GIL conducted Seminar on COVID-19 and Proper Donning and Doffing of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to personnel of Eastern Police District held at the EPD Multi-Purpose Hall, Caruncho Ave., Pasig City on February 14, 2020 @2:30 PM.

During the seminar, PLTCOL GIL explained that the coronavirus can be transferred thru close contact with infected people particularly droplets that are released when they cough or sneeze.

As the new virus has killed a lot and sickened people worldwide, the Medical Team encouraged the troops to wear surgical masks when in public especially those with weak immune systems.

The team also discussed the importance of following the sequence on how to put and take off the PPE properly to minimized further spread of contamination.