3 weeks Gov’t health worker in Negros Oriental has COVID-19 Inquirer
DUMAGUETE CITY ---- A government health worker is the latest victim of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Negros Oriental. In a press briefing, Dr. Liland Estacion, assistant provincial health officer, said the medical frontliner contracted the coronavirus after having contact with a patient who previously tested positive of the virus. Estacion, however, did not give additional details on the new case for privacy reasons. But she assured the public that the patient has been "contained" and is in isolation. Health authorities have also completed tracing all those who have come in contact with the health worker, she said. They are ... more