2 weeks Community hospital in Negros Oriental placed under lockdown Inquirer
DUMAGUETE CITY - Another community hospital in Negros Oriental has been placed under lockdown to prevent the possible transmission of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Dawis Community Primary Hospital (DCPH), which is located in southern Bayawan City, was ordered temporarily closed after one of its nurses showed flu-like symptoms, said provincial Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) ground commander Dr. Liland Estacion on Friday (September 10). Estacion said the nurse had traveled to Negros Occidental where a spike in coronavirus cases had been recorded. Even though it hasn't been confirmed if the nurse was indeed infected with COVID-19, at least 17 of her ... more