Cohort policy for close contacts of suspected cases of 2019-nCoV infection

A “Cohort Policy for Close Contacts of Suspected Cases of 2019-nCoV infection” was agreed among Colleges in which the cohort arrangement would be activated if a suspected case is admitted to hospital for respiratory testing. Residents on the same hostel floor would be regarded as a close contact cohort and the subsequent arrangement within the 24 hours is detailed in the attached document.