Medanta nurse who examined beneficial for Covid-19 went to Panipat in opposition to information: Medical center

Medanta Hospital in Gurugram, Haryana

Medanta Medical center in Gurugram, Haryana | Picture: Medanta Facebook website page | ThePrint Crew

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New Delhi: The Medanta Hospital in Gurugram has said a person of its nurses, who examined favourable for Covid-19 in Panipat Wednesday, had been suggested to continue to be at dwelling just after she created a mild fever.

Having said that, the nurse did not heed the advice and returned to her residence town, Panipat, the place she was identified with Covid-19. She is at present staying handled at Panipat Authorities Clinic.

“The nurse in dilemma was on leave and travelled extensively by public transportation right before she returned to work,” claimed Medanta in a assertion.

The medical center stated 10 days following her return from go away, its physicians examined the nurse right after she created a fever, and suggested her to stay at dwelling until eventually the fever subsided.

“Without prior intimation to us she remaining Gurgaon via community transport and returned to her home city in Panipat. Right after 5 days she documented sick and was tested for Covid-19 at the Panipat Governing administration Hospital in which her sample claimed constructive for Covid-19,” Medanta explained.

The nurse is the 2nd coronavirus-beneficial scenario in Panipat, whilst Gurugram has registered 10 cases, the optimum in Haryana.

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Nurse was not treating Italian Covid-19 individuals

Medanta clarified that the 24-year-outdated workers nurse was not element of the group that was dealing with the team of Italian travellers who have been admitted at the clinic considering that 4 March for the coronavirus condition.

The nurse was not assigned to any Covid-19 favourable individuals, nor did she occur in speak to with any team who were being seeking soon after individuals in the Covid-19 isolation ward, it mentioned.

The people assigned to the nurse are now isolated, below observation, and executing very well. All employees in call with her have been quarantined and put below “self-monitoring with delegated supervision” in accordance to the US Centers for Disorder Handle and Prevention’s guidelines, Medanta said.

Also read through: Paracetamol, chloroquine & Google translator: How Medanta handled Italians with coronavirus


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