SARATOV, may 2 – RIA Novosti. Fourteen health workers Krasnokutsky regional hospital in the Saratov region, previously closed on quarantine after death of the patient with suspected coronavirus infection were infected COVID-19, said the acting Minister of health of the region Oleg Kostin.

Earlier Thursday, the Ministry of health region reported that the district hospital by order of the CPS is closed on quarantine after death of the patient with suspected COVID-19, the staff and patients of the institution were examined.

“We just entered quarantine. To date, the results are back, 14 health workers have a positive result on COVID-19. Ten people who were quarantined, moving in the direction of Saratov. In the perinatal center we are a special Department was organized for them. Four people remained at home, where he remained under observation,” said Kostin on Saturday at the meeting of the regional operational headquarters for the fight against COVID-19.

He said that the cases as “relatively satisfactory”. “(Among infected) only nurses and Junior medical staff, doctors among them”, – added the acting Minister.

Only in the Saratov region from March 19 to may 2 535 laboratory-confirmed cases of infection with coronavirus. Nine people COVID-19 died, recovered 95. Among the cases of 38 children.

the regional Authorities from 28 March to 11 may have limited the work of objects of trade and ordered the people not to leave their homes. Allowed to go to the nearest store or pharmacy, walk Pets and take out the garbage, but it should be required to wear a mask. Since April 20 in the region introduced special permits to move. Ershovskiy and baltayskogo areas, as well as two villages in the Volsk district are under quarantine.

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