Chris Oji, Enugu/Ernest Nwokolo,Abeokuta
THE Enugu State Ministry of Well being on Friday confirmed that 72 well being care staff within the state had examined constructive for COVID-19.
Eight members of employees of the Federal Medical Centre(FMC) Abeokuta, Ogun State, had been equally contaminated ,in accordance with the authorities of the establishment.
Enugu State Well being Commissioner, Ikechukwu Obi, stated in Enugu that the 72 well being staff had been amongst a complete of 202 which have examined constructive within the state.
Obi stated the state has thus far recorded 202 circumstances of which 154 are being handled whereas 43 circumstances have been discharged.
Variety of laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 associated deaths is 5.
Eight FMC employees, together with medical doctors, take a look at constructive in Ogun
Eight members of employees of the Federal Medical Centre(FMC) Abeokuta, Ogun State, additionally examined constructive for coronavirus.
The Head, Public Relations and Data of the FMC, Mr Segun Orisajo, stated the affected employees embrace medical doctors, nurses and an administration employees.
The eight had been stated to be amongst a group that not too long ago had contact with a two and a half -year- previous coronavirus constructive affected person, receiving therapy on the centre’s Isolation ward.
The COVID -19 constructive standing of the affected employees was detected through the spherical of contact tracing carried out by the hospital An infection Management Group.
None of them confirmed the signs of coronavirus.
They’ve been requested to proceed on self-isolation and fundamental therapy commenced for them.