COVID-19: Robot screens visitors entering Brussels hospital

About This Source - CGTN

This story is an English language news item from CGTN. CGTN is a Chinese state-funded broadcaster.

Recent from CGTN:

  • Why is President Biden taking the ‘Lab Leaks’ conspiracy seriously now?
  • Live: Splendid light shows in Chengdu and Shenyang to celebrate the CPC’s centenary
  • Red capital Ruijin ignites new hope for peasants
  • At Antwerp University Hospital, you won’t be greeted by front desk receptionists. Instead, a robot called CRUZR is screening medical staff, patients and visitors. It automatically detects the body temperature of those coming in and whether they have masks on. Those with fever or aren’t properly wearing masks will be notified immediately. The robot is supplied by Belgian company Zorabots.

    Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA
    Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8
    Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv

    Follow us on:
    Website: https://www.cgtn.com/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/CGTNOfficial
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cgtn/?hl=zh-cn
    Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/CGTNOfficial/
    Weibo: http://weibo.com/cctvnewsbeijing
    Douyin: http://v.douyin.com/aBbmNQ/

    In This Story: COVID-19

    Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

    Symptoms of coronavirus

    The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

    • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
    • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
    • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

    Latest News about Covid-19

    Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

    5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • Wing of Miami-area condo collapses; many feared dead | ABC News
  • CDC weighs in on rare heart inflammation following COVID-19 vaccine
  • Why is President Biden taking the ‘Lab Leaks’ conspiracy seriously now?
  • Should COVID-19 inoculation be compulsory? | DW News
  • Israel holds up tourist entries as Delta variant spreads
  • Leave a Comment