Local public health specialist says people with Covid-19 concerns should still contact their GP

A local public health specialist says anyone with concerns about coronavirus symptoms should still contact their GP

Dr Peter Finnegan, a Specialist in Public Healthcare in Cavan and Monaghan was speaking after the announcement of priority testing.

He said anyone in doubt should follow guidelines in handwashing, social distancing and not become complacent from the low number of confirmed cases in the region so far.

Speaking to Shannonside Northern Sound, Peter Finnegan explained what people should do now.