What is COVID-19?
What is COVID-19
In January 2020, Chinese authorities confirmed a new type of coronavirus, known as COVID-19, which affects the respiratory system.
On 11 March, 2020, the World Health Organisation labeled the virus a global pandemic. Within New Zealand, District Health Boards (DHBs), including MidCentral DHB, are working closely with the Ministry of Health (MoH) in response to the pandemic's spread in New Zealand.