“Stay at home” is the message that Madrid doctors have sent this Thursday through social networks to stop the expansion of the coronavirus, which already affects 1,388 people in the region and has caused 38 deaths.
The official account of the public health of the Community of Madrid, Salud Madrid, has uploaded this video in which several health workers appear to make the population aware that staying home is “the best way to prevent the spread of the pandemic” .
“I ask you to join the challenge, we have to do it together, stay at home,” asks Sandra García, a surgeon at the San Carlos clinical hospital.
A message that joins that of “help us with this situation”, “do not collapse the system” or “we work for you, it is for the good of all”, which is summarized for these workers in: “We have to do this between Everyone, let us work and help you, we need you. Stay home. ”
On the social network Twitter, the #YoMeQuedoEnCasa movement has also emerged, which has positioned itself as a trend in Spain and drinks from a movement started in Italy with the hashtag #iorestoacasa.
The messages through Twitter insist on the need to reduce social contacts and citizens to avoid leaving their homes, based on the recommendations of the Ministry of Health.