Health Alert – DR enhances screening and quarantine measures

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy U.S. Embassy Santo Domingo (March 14, 2020)

Location:  Dominican Republic

Event:  The government of The Dominican Republic has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Travelers should be prepared for restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice.  Visit the website of The Dominican Ministry of Health for additional information on these measures.

The Department of State has issued a Global Level 3 Health Advisory advising U.S. citizens to reconsider travel abroad due to the global impact of COVID-19. 

U.S. government personnel are advised to practice social distancing and not to congregate in large groups.

U.S. citizens subject to testing or isolation should contact U.S. Embassy Santo Domingo.

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