11 healthcare staff, together with two resident docs, carried out a optimistic take a look at for coronovirus at AIIMS on Friday, bringing the entire variety of contaminated hospital employees to 206 up to now.
An AIIMS official stated 206 healthcare staff, together with two school, 206 resident docs, 26 nurses, 9 technicians, 5 mess staff, 49 hospital attendants, 34 sweepers and 69 safety guards have been contaminated with the North Coronavirus since February 1.
AIIMS Medical Superintendent Drs. DK Sharma stated that greater than 150 well being staff have returned and joined responsibility again.
Greater than 64 well being staff, together with resident docs, nurses, laboratory employees, technicians, hygiene employees and safety guards, have examined optimistic within the final three days.
Dr. Sharma stated, “We’re taking all of the precautionary and security measures for our well being employees on the institute. If any well being employee checks optimistic, we instantly disconnect her or him,” Dr. Sharma stated.
In response to sources, samples from about 11 well being staff have been examined optimistic until Friday morning, whereas 30 have been discovered contaminated by Thursday morning and 23 by Wednesday morning.
“Healthcare staff and assist employees take a look at optimistic from each COVID and non-COVID areas of the hospital. Staff from all sorts of departments, similar to engineering, laboratories, workplaces, canteens, operation theaters and wards, have contracted the transition,” stated Dr. Sharma Occurred.
One of many hygiene supervisor of AIIMS, who examined optimistic for COVID-19, who succumbed to sickness final week whereas on Sunday in AIIMS canteen.