Sandilands Rehabilitation Center Confirms 6 New COVID-19 Cases
Six COVID-19 cases were confirmed today at The Public Hospitals Authority (PHA) and Sandilands Rehabilitation Centre (SRC).
In a statement, the PHA confirmed that currently, six female patients at the Geriatric Hospital have tested positive for the infectious disease.
The patients have been placed in quarantine in keeping with COVID-19 protocols and out of an abundance of caution.
Additionally, SRC Employee Health Department has commenced the relevant protocols with regards to the assessment of staff and follow-through based on the results.
All SRC staff continue to adhere to the Infection Control Precautions and the institution continues to restrict visits at this time.
Health officials reported 13 new cases for the country on Thursday, with 9 in New Providence and 4 in Grand Bahama.
The country’s total stands at 8088 cases; 1141 active cases and 6720 recovered cases.