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Bacolod City, Philippines Tuesday, August 11, 2020
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29 CLMMRH staff test positive,
hospital hits full Covid capacity
BY CARLA P. GOMEZ

 

The staff at the Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital in Bacolod City who have tested positive for COVID-19 hit 29 yesterday, Dr. Julius Drilon, CLMMRH chief, said last night.

He said eight doctors, four nurses and 17 non-medical support staff at the hospital have tested positive for the virus, and 113 personnel are now in quarantine.

Meanwhile, the CLMMRH has temporarily suspended admission of probable COVID-19 patients until further notice, he said.

The hospital has already reached its full capacity allocated for admission of COVID-19 patients who are in moderate to critical condition, he said.

“We shall resume admissions as our beds become available,” he said.

The COVID-19 unit staff of the hospital are intact, they have not been hit by the virus, he assured.*

 

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