As of 29 April 2020, 10am, there are 14,951 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Singapore. On 28 April 2020, there were 528 new confirmed cases.
According to MOH, 511 cases were work permit holders residing in dormitories, while 7 were work permit holders staying outside of dormitories.
7 of the cases are Singaporeans or permanent residents, 2 were work pass holders, and 1 visit pass holder who was infected.
4 New Clusters
- 33 Sungei Kadut Loop – 2 new cases
- 23H Sungei Kadut Street 1
- 10 Tagore Drive – 1 new case
- 51H Tuas South Ave 1
Various allied health services like psychology and podiatry re-classified as essential services under Circuit Breaker
- Previously, only healthcare services which will potentially threaten a patient’s health if not provided has been classed as essential and allowed to operate under Circuit Breaker
- Since Circuit Breaker has been extended until 1 June 2020, MOH has re-categorised various previously non-essential allied health services as essential services
- These services include rehabilitation or therapy services and other allied health services such as dietetics, social work, psychology and podiatry
- Specific restrictions will govern the operation of various allied health services include operating for one day a week from 9am to 5pm and operating days be based on the last digit of the clinic or health professional’s unique entity number
- Restrictions will apply until 17 May 2020 and requirements will be updated at a later date
- Find the full list of approved services here
Learn more here.