In eight patients and five staff of a psychiatric hospital in North Ossetia revealed a coronavirus. About this in his Instagram account announced the Ministry of health of the Republic.

It is noted that the source of outbreaks of infection in the institution became new patients in the acute state, which at the time of admission there were no signs of SARS. All patients with respiratory symptoms was placed in a special unit, organized in a separate building of the hospital, and nine people were sent for hospital treatment in the hospital emergency room.

At the moment of deaths from the coronavirus in the hospital is not fixed, need help 19 get infected. It is reported that staff have sufficient personal protective equipment.

A similar case was recorded in early may in Saint-Petersburg city psychiatric hospital # 1 named after Kaschenko discovered COVID-19. It was confirmed in 28 patients and 16 employees.