3 weeks 200 healthcare workers in South Cotabato put on quarantine Inquirer
KORONADAL CITY ---- The medical community in South Cotabato warned Thursday of a possible collapse of the healthcare system in the province as some 200 healthcare workers were quarantined for possible coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infection. Dr. Rachelle Uy, president of the South Cotabato Medical Society (SCMS), said they were alarmed by the rapid surge of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the province, which had been under an extended modified general community quarantine status for months now. "We believe that we need to do drastic measures to slow down the transmission of the virus to prevent an unwanted collapse of our hospital ... more