COVID-19: 40 DOCTORS DISCHARGED FROM ISOLATION CENTRE IN KANO
Kano State has announced that 40 out 50 doctors who got infected with Coronavirus have been discharged from the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano.
The Government said the patients were discharged after they tested negative for Coronavirus twice.
Hijiya Hauwa Mohammed, the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital’s Assistant Director, Information and Public Affairs, disclosed this information.
Mohammed quoted the Chief Medical Director of the hospital, Abdurrahman as saying, “It is really a thing of joy to share with you that the review on the tests conducted on those workers who were infected with COVID-19 some weeks ago and put in Isolation has just been forwarded to me and forty of them tested negative, no death recorded.”
The CMD said that the remaining 10 doctors who were still in isolation were doing very well and would be discharged before the Eid-El-Fi dischatr celebration.
According to the NCDC, as of May 20th, 2020, Kano has recorded 847 cases of Coronavirus.
Of the 847 cases, 690 cases are active and are on admission. 121 discharges have been made, and 36 deaths has been recorded.