Coronavirus outbreak at Sinaia Hospital. Three doctors and eight nurses were isolated


There is a new outbreak of coronavirus in a hospital, more precisely in Sinaia. Three doctors and eight nurses from the Sinaia City Hospital tested positive for COVID-19, after all staff were tested.

Due to the large number of infections, the activity was suspended in several sections of the medical unit, including surgery, operating room and Intensive Care.

“According to the information provided by the Prahova Public Health Directorate and the Sinaia City Hospital, following the monitoring of the health condition of the medical staff within the health unit in Prahova Valley, three doctors and eight nurses were identified as infected with SARS-CoV-2 . As a result of this fact, it was ordered to suspend the activity, for the next 14 days, in: General Surgery Department, ATI Department, Operating Room and Endoscopy Department ” is shown in a statement of the Prahova Prefecture, quoted by

Patients admitted to wards whose activity was temporarily suspended were transferred to other hospitals. The infected medical staff went into isolation and the epidemiological investigation was started to establish direct contacts and their quarantine shows the quoted source.

The rest of the hospital’s activities are carried out “in normal schedule and rhythm”, also specified the county authorities

The most recent 24-hour report shows that 65 new diagnoses of COVID-19 were made in Prahova County, most of them in the 40-49 age group. There are also two infected children.


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