LifestyleCoronavirus (COVID-19) in Thailand

March 24, 2020admin0

The Coronavirus disease, in short COVID-19, is an infectious disease caused by a recent discovered coronavirus which has first emerged in December 2019 in Wuhan, China, after a mysterious illness was reported. Ever since it has fastly spread to many countries worldwide.

COVID-19

What are the Symptoms?

According to ‘The New Scientist’ the most common symptoms include a fever, dry cough, tiredness and in mild cases a runny nose or a sore throat. In the severe cases people with the virus can develop difficulty breathing to ultimately experience organ failure.

COVID-19 in Thailand

According to the Ministry of Public Health in Thailand, as of 24th March 2020 there are 827 people infected with the virus of which are 57 healed and 4 deaths.

To reduce the risk of coronavirus infection they recommend to

  • Clean your hands with soap and water or alcohol -based handrub.
  • Cover your nose or mouth when coughing and sneezing with a tissue of flexed elbow.
  • Thoroughly cook meat and eggs.
  • No unprotected contact with wild or farm animals.
To Reduce RIsks

Where to get tested for COVID-19 in Bangkok?

Here are 11 Hospitals where you can test for the COVID-19 Virus in Bangkok:

Public Hospitals

Hospital Nearest BTS Telephone Cost
Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital Saladaeng +66 (0) 2 256 4000 THB3000 – 6000
Ramathibodi Hospital Victory Monument +66 (0) 2 201 1000 THB5000 (Local)

THB7000 (Foreigner)

Bamrasnaradura Infectious Desease Institute Ministry of Public Health (MRT) +66 (0) 2 951 1171 THB8000-14000

Private Hospitals

Hospital Nearest BTS Telephone Cost
Vichaiyut Hospital Ari +66 (0) 2 265 7777
THB7500
Bangkok Christian Hospital Saladaeng +66 (0) 2 625 9000
THB8000-10000
Phayathai 2 Hospital
Sanam Pao +66 (0) 2 271 6700
THB6100-6500
Phayathai 3 Hospital
Bang Phli MRT +66 (0) 2 467 1111
THB6100-6500
Paolo Phahonyothin Hospital
Asok +66 (0) 2 279 7000
THB5000 (Local)
THB7000 (Foreigner)
Pharam 9 Hospital
Pharam 9 MRT +66 (0) 2 202 9999
THB9200
THB10000
Siraj Piyamaharajkkarun Hospital Bang Khun Non MRT +66 (0) 2 419 1000
Costs depend on Doctor
Ramkhamhaeng Hospital ARLT Huamak +66 (0) 2 743 9999
THB6500

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