Coronavirus patient traveled throughout Israel before testing positive

If someone was in any of the locations listed at the same time, they must enter self-quarantine immediately and notify the Health Ministry immediately.

A swab to be used for testing novel coronavirus (photo credit: REUTERS/DAVID RYDER)
A swab to be used for testing novel coronavirus
(photo credit: REUTERS/DAVID RYDER)
An American tourist traveling through Israel was tested positive as patient number 99 for the novel coronavirus in Israel.
The 70-year-old, currently hospitalized in Baruch Padeh Medical Center in Poriya, near Tiberias, began her treatment in moderate condition and has since improved.
The Health Ministry released her movement through the country on Friday morning, showing that she traveled extensively before being tested positive for the illness.

The traveler was in the following areas on the following dates and times:

Thursday, February 20:
1. United Airlines flight 5845 from Arizona to San Francisco, which landed at 9:50 p.m.
2. Lufthansa flight 0455 from San Francisco to Frankfurt, which landed at 10:50 the following day

Friday, February 21:
3. Lufthansa flight 580 from Frankfurt to Cairo, which landed at 6:10 p.m.

Monday, February 24:
4. EgyptAir flight from Cairo to Aswan International Airport

Saturday, February 29:
5. EgyptAir flight 396 from Aswan back to Cairo

Monday, March 2:
6. EgyptAir flight 0707 from Cairo to Amman, Jordan

Friday, March 6:
7. RoyalJordan flight 342 from Amman to Tel Aviv, landing at 6:00 a.m.
8. Arrived at Dan Panorama hotel in Tel Aviv at 8 a.m.
9. Sat in the lobby of the Dan Panorama from 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
10: Walked through Hakarmel Market from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m.
11. Dined at the restaurant Italkia Batahan from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 7:
12. Had breakfast at the Dan Panorama Tel Aviv from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
13. Sat in the hotel lobby from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m.
14. Dined at the Mantaray restaurant from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m.

Sunday, March 8:
15. Had breakfast at the Dan Panorama Tel Aviv from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.
16. Sat in the hotel lobby from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m.
17. Dinner at the Dan Panorama Tel Aviv from 6:30 p.m. until 8 p.m.
18: Attended the Negev Hall in the Dan Panorama Tel Aviv from 8 p.m. until 9 p.m.

Monday, March 9:
19. Ate breakfast at the Dan Panorama Tel Aviv from 6:30 a.m. until 7:15 a.m.
20. Traveled through Jaffa next to Saint George restaurant, Old Jaffa, the alleys, the large Saint Peters Church, and from there down to the bus stop in front of the entrance to Jaffa Port from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
21. Walked along Hakarmel Market without entering the stores from 11 a.m. to 12 a.m.
22. Caesaria National Park from 12:30 p.m. until 1:30 p.m.
23. Ate at Mazid Halabi from 1:50 p.m. until 2:45 p.m.
24. Visited the Knight's Hall in Acre from 3:30 p.m. until 5 p.m.
25. Front desk at the Dan Panorama in Haifa from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m.
26. Dinner at the Dan Panorama from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Tuesday, March 10:
27. Breakfast at the Dan Panorama Haifa from 6:30 a.m. until 7 a.m.
28. Visited the Stella Maris Monastery in Haifa from 8 a.m. until 9 a.m.
29. The observation deck at Yaffe Nof street in Haifa from 9:15 a.m. until 9:30 a.m.
30. Basilica of the Annunciation, Nazareth from 10:30 a.m. until 12 p.m.
31. Lunch at the restaurant The Caves of the New Temple in Nazareth from 12 p.m. until 1 p.m.
32. The Baptist School in Nazareth, including the church hall, from 1 p.m. until 1:40 p.m.
33. The Franciscan Catholic Marriage Church in Kafr Kanna from 2 p.m. to 2:40 p.m.
34. Basilica della Trasfigurazione, Mount Tabor, from 3:50 p.m. until 5 p.m.
35. Reception at the Caesar Hotel in Tiberias from 7 p.m. until 8:30 p.m.

If someone was in any of these locations at the same time, they must enter self-quarantine immediately and notify the Health Ministry immediately.
The medical center is currently also housing the coronavirus patient who worked as a bus driver for a group of Greek pilgrims, where coronavirus ran rampant. One of those tourists had since died. The bus driver, the hospital announced on Friday morning, is doing slightly better.
The Health Ministry announced on Friday morning that the number of coronavirus patients has reached 126. In addition, over 2,000 health workers are currently in quarantine.


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