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In a mental hospital near Saratov has revealed a hotbed of coronavirus

Hearth coronavirus infection identified in Krasnoarmeyskiy regional psychiatric hospital in the Saratov region, where COVID-19 confirmed the four employees, said the Minister of health of the region Oleg Kostin.

"Unfortunately, yesterday confirmed the cases have four employees Krasnoarmeyskaya psychiatric hospital. A total of 38 patients with suspected coronavirus. For the localization of the center in conjunction with the head of the Krasnoarmeyskiy district worked out restrictive measures on the territory", - said Kostin on Friday at meeting of coordination Council on combating COVID-19.

According to him, in a psychiatric hospital currently has 70 infectious beds, formed a team of employees of the psychiatric hospital and the Krasnoarmeyskiy district hospital for medical aid from the hospital transferred to the x-ray machine, of the institutions of Saratov oxygen concentrators.

"For operational monitoring of insulated contacts in FAP of the village Kamensky sent additional car. Personal protective equipment for employees of medical organizations is available in sufficient quantity for seven days, tomorrow their number will be increased. Critical patients will be sent to the medical institutions of Saratov and Engels", - said the Minister.

Only in the region of 3553 laboratory confirmed case of infection with mers have died, 36 patients recovered 1462.

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