The Volta Region has witnessed an boost in favourable coronavirus situation counts from 34 to 41.
A feminine health employee stationed at the theatre section of the Ho Educating Clinic is documented to be amid the 7 new situations recorded.
She tested positive for the virus right after her samples was despatched to the College of Overall health and Allied Sciences in Ho.
She noted at the Incident and Crisis Section of the Hospital with signs of flu and slight sore throat.
This educated a choice by the HTH administration to temporally shut down the theatre for disinfection. Whilst a few other colleagues who work with the infected employees are directed to self-quarantine.
Studies indicated the contaminated team had no make contact with with a affected person who died number of times immediately after tests favourable for coronavirus, leading to the disinfection of the Accident and Crisis Division and quarantine of some 39 workers who participated in dealing with the deceased.
The Public Relations officer of HTH, Amos Jah who confirmed the information and indicated the contaminated workers is “responding to treatment”, incorporating the theatre would be opened for functions on Tuesday.
Having said that, there is fear and worry among staffs at the theatre, as a result, their plea on management to suspend elective surgical procedures to support stop a doable distribute of the virus at the facility.
In the meantime, the Hohoe municipality has recorded three a lot more situations, while Akatsi South District, Ketu South and Kpando Municipalities recorded a case each individual.
A case before recorded in the Kpando Municipality resulted in a fatality currently being the second COVID-19 death in the Volta Location.
On the other hand, 28 infected folks have thoroughly recovered and discharged from the isolation centre, pegging active circumstances at 11.