Health ministry to look into stepping up Covid-19 screening at workplaces

Published on 13 Nov 2020 9:01:25 PM

Following an increase in the number of Covid-19 clusters at workplaces, Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the Health Ministry will look into improving the Covid-19 screening and testing at workplaces.

He added that the ministry would discuss with employees to ensure workers were tested for Covid-19 more than once.

Of the total of 158 active clusters identified by the ministry so far, 65 of them were related to workplaces.